Published April 1, 2008
by Auckland University Press .
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||312|
In Hostile Shores he returns with an exciting, battle-heavy tale of life in the King's Navy, starring the rough-edged hero Captain Alan Lewrie. Toggle navigation The publisher has supplied this book in encrypted form, which means that you need to install free software in order to unlock and read it. Required software. Hostile Shores book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Evidence from several disciplines, including anthropology, archaeolog /5. The NOOK Book (eBook) of the Hostile Shores (Alan Lewrie Naval Series #19) by Dewey Lambdin at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more! Due to COVID, orders may be : St. Martin''s Publishing Group. Hostile Shores Alan Lewrie Series, Book 19 By: Dewey Lambdin.
While "Hostile Shores" contains just one real swashbuckling sea battle, I found the detailed descriptions of life on a 19th Century naval vessel very entertaining. These included the dimensions and rigging of the ships, design of the ship's living quarters (for officers), foodstuffs and meals, clothing, sailing tactics, the monotony of sea duty /5(). Product Information. Despite the somber front cover and the very ominous title, the book, On Hostile Shores, turns out to be a collection of mostly light-hearted anecdotes by a young officer who saw more of WWII than many historians who have described that conflict form more traditional viewpoints. The information about Hostile Shores shown above was first featured in "The BookBrowse Review" - BookBrowse's online-magazine that keeps our members abreast of notable and high-profile books publishing in the coming weeks. In most cases, the reviews are necessarily limited to those that were available to us ahead of publication. If you are the publisher or author of this . Dewey Lambdin has been roundly praised as one of the best living novelists writing in the vein of Patrick O'Brian and C. S. Forester. In Hostile Shores he returns with an exciting, battle-heavy tale of life in the King's Navy, starring the rough-edged hero Captain Alan Lewrie.
Hostile Shores Capt. Lawrie is showing his middle age. More thoughts of good food, fine wine and women. Finally, a great Naval battle in the last chapter. Not one of Dewey's best. More Books by Dewey Lambdin See All. The King's Coat. The King's Commission. The King's Privateer. Reefs and Shoals/5(26). Hostile Shores. by Dewey Lambdin. Alan Lewrie Naval Adventures (Book 19) Share your thoughts Complete your review. Tell readers what you thought by rating and reviewing this book. Rate it * You Rated it */5. Hostile Shores (Alan Lewrie Naval Series #19) Lambdin is closing on Patrick O'Brian as the most prolific historical novelist to celebrate a Royal Navy mariner. —Washington TimesIn , with news of Admiral Nelson's death fresh on his mind, Captain Lewrie's HMS Reliant joins up in the voyage Brand: St. Martin''s Publishing Group. Hostile Shores Alan Lewrie Series, Book 19 In Hostile Shores he returns with an exciting, battle-heavy tale of life in the King's Navy, starring the rough-edged hero Captain Alan Lewrie. Fiction Suspense Historical Fiction. Publication Details Publisher: St. Martin's Publishing Group.