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  • Paperback: 400 pages
  • Publisher: Arrow (Oct. 25 2005)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0099421674
  • ISBN-13: 978-0099421672
  • Product Dimensions: 10.9 x 2.5 x 17.8 cm
  • Shipping Weight: 240 g
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: #127,352 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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" 'One of our foremost writers of naval fiction' Sunday Times"

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Douglas Edward Reeman, a contemporary British writer, joined the British Navy at 16, serving on destroyers and small craft during World War II and eventually rising to lieutenant. He also has taught navigation to yachtsmen, and has served a script adviser for television and films. Under the pseudonym Alexander Kent, Reeman is the author of the best-selling 25-volume "Richard Bolitho Novels." His books have been translated into nearly two dozen languages. --This text refers to an alternate Paperback edition.

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Amazon.com: 7 reviews
1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
not the same quality as his Alexander Kent novels Sept. 9 2012
By srfbuda - Published on Amazon.com
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I have read all his Richard Bolitho books and loved them all. You could smell the sea and the powder as you read. I was hoping for the same with this book, but it was a struggle just to finish it.
5 of 7 people found the following review helpful
The Royal Marine Commando contribution to WWII Aug. 13 2007
By EricS - Published on Amazon.com
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A thoroughly convincing account of World War II from the Royal marine Commando point of view. I highly recommend this book for people who enjoy wartime/military adventures.
and enjoyed it very much Dec 13 2014
By Thomas W. Moulton - Published on Amazon.com
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Tom loves anything and all of Douglas Reeman's Books he has now everything he has written so far and was elated to show me I received this one for his birthday and even received one on karen's kindle fire which she read, and said, ditto...very well written,and enjoyed it very much,(that was her first book that she's read of his) then suprise today we received the second book that actually came from another publisher, it was like a before christmas present,with a very nice note we were both extremly impressed and absolutely love books, and amazon.com...Way to go!!!
It is a good yarn Oct. 9 2014
By Ekaterina Puffini - Published on Amazon.com
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It is a good yarn. I am here in Korea for 2 months and dependent on my Kindle for light reading enjoyment. This book
certainly satisfies that task. But it reads somehow flat and formulaic compared with books of Reeman that I recall
from reading 20 years go when I was similarly in the UK (and buying paperbacks). It is a good yarn, don't get me wrong.
But it reads as though he had gotten tired as a writer (happens to all of us) and is simply churning out books. By all
means buy it. But keep in mind that it may not be up to vintage Reeman.
Four Stars July 12 2014
By pat emmerson - Published on Amazon.com
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Good Book, worth reading