More navel action from douglas reeman writing as alexander kent, the master storyteller of the sea. The bolitho books have sold over 23 million copies worldwide, and more are slated to be printed due to the overwhelming demand for books about these characters. It is 1792, over ten years since britains defeat by the american colonies, and the bitter humiliation still sticks in the admiraltys craw. With all dispatch library binding june 1, 1993 by alexander kent author. With the peace of armiens in ruins, he must leave the. My first exposure to an alexander kent book and it was a fairly enjoyable experience. With all despatch richard bolitho, book 10 by alexander kent. Theres conspiracy afoot, with my first exposure to an alexander kent book and it was a fairly enjoyable experience. Alexander kent ebooks epub and pdf downloads ebookmall. Darkening sea, the by alexander kent 9780330329170 by alexander kent and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at. With all despatch isbn 9780935526615 pdf epub alexander.
It is 1792, over ten years since britains defeat by the american colonies, and the bitter humiliation still sticks in t. Bolitho returns home to cornwall for christmas, but smuggling. The inshore squadron is the twelfth richard bolitho story and chronologically it follows the events covered by signal close action. He has taught navigation to yachtsmen and has served as a script adviser for television and films. It is 1792, over ten years since britains defeat by the american. Alexander kent is the author of twentyeight acclaimed books featuring richard bolitho.
In september 1800 richard bolitho, a freshly appointed rearadmiral, assumes command of his own squadron but, as the cruel demands of war spread from europe to the baltic, he soon realizes that his experience, gained in the line of battle, has illprepared him. The bolitho novels are a series of nautical war novels written by douglas reeman they focus. An independent global publisher of business books and content with over 1,000 titles in. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading with all despatch the bolitho novels book 8. He served in the wars against france and the united states. They are somewhat similar to the hornblower novels, which i also like.
This acclaimed book by alexander kent is available at in several formats for your ereader. One of the cookies we use is critical for certain aspects of the site to operate and has already been set. With all despatch the bolitho novels book 8 kindle edition by kent, alexander. Borrow sample click here to view audiobook details for with all dispatch by alexander kent.
Buy with all despatch richard bolitho by alexander kent from amazons fiction books. Isbn 9780099484448 9780099484448 softcover, arrow, 2005. Alexander kent books list of books by author alexander kent. A troubled peace with france means that in the harbours, isbn 9780099591627 buy the with all despatch ebook. Alexander kent is the pen name of douglas edward reeman, who joined the british navy at 16 and eventually rose to the rank of lieutenant. I like all of alexander kents richard bolitho novelsincluding this oneabout the english navy during the days of iron men in wooden ships. This disambiguation page lists articles about people with the same name. With all dispatch rnib supporting blind and partially.
Download it once and read it on your kindle device, pc, phones or tablets. Alexander kent primary author only author division. You will best enjoy them in the order published, but they can stand on their own. Alexander kent, pen name of douglas edward reeman, joined the british navy at 16, serving on destroyers and small craft during world war ii, and eventually rising to the rank of lieutenant. At present, more than 34 million copies of his books are in print. Get your kindle here, or download a free kindle reading app. Publication date 19820901 topics historical general, fiction publisher jove. Tweet about deep six pin deep six email a friend about deep six. Read second to none by alexander kent available from rakuten kobo. This is the only official website designed for and maintained with the full cooperation of the authors wife and literary partner, kimberley reeman. June 1815 on the eve of waterloo, a sense of finality and cautious hope pervade a nation wearied by decades of war. Richard bolitho is a fictional royal navy officer who is the main character in a series of novels written by douglas reeman using the pseudonym alexander kent.
In real life, reeman enlisted in the royal navy in 1940 when he was 16 and served during world war ii and the korean war. Buy with all despatch richard bolitho by kent, alexander from amazons fiction books store. Alexander kent is the author of twentyeight acclaimed books featuring richard. Book 14 richard bolitho 16 enter your mobile number or email address below and well send you a link to download the free kindle app. You may delete and block all cookies from this site, but this could affect certain features or services of the site. Our elibrary provides access to thousands of free ebooks, eaudiobooks, emagazines and enewspapers for kent library members if you are not yet a member, complete your details and create a pin, you will be given a temporary membership number which is valid for 3 months this period may be extended depending on the national situation regarding coronavirus. Everyday low prices on a huge range of new releases and classic fiction. All through this, the stern and darkly brooding bolitho and his faithful companion allday manage to overcome all manner of adversity.
Second to none ebook by alexander kent rakuten kobo. Douglas reeman 1924 in thames ditton, surrey, england ist ein britischer autor. He wrote a total of 68 novels, selling 34 million copies in twenty languages. In reality, the house is not near falmouth at all, so reeman relocated it for his novels.
Now brutal smugglers, many of them naval deserters, occupy the channel, plying their trade between england and france. A troubled peace with france means that in the harbours and estuaries around england, the royal fleet has been left to rot. Three short stories by alexander kent, michael aye and alec merrill remain in and are reproduced by kind permission of the authors. Douglas reeman is a british author of historical naval fiction, both under his real name and as alexander kent. I like all of alexander kent s richard bolitho novelsincluding this oneabout the english navy during the days of iron men in wooden ships. With all despatch by alexander kent overdrive rakuten.
Richard bolitho novels series in order alexander kent fictiondb. Alexander kent, pen name of douglas edward reeman, joined the british navy at 16, serving on destroyers and. Free ebooks three short stories by alexander kent, michael aye and alec merrill remain in and are reproduced by kind permission of the authors. The complete series list for richard bolitho novels alexander kent. Bolitho was born in 1756 in falmouth, cornwall, in great britain, the second son of a prestigious naval family. Viceadmiral sir richard bolitho finds himself the new master of the argonaute, a french flagship taken in battle. The overdrive read format of this ebook has professional narration that plays while you read in your browser. As douglas reeman, he wrote about naval action during the twentieth century, with a primary focus on britains royal navy. With all dispatch by kent, alexander and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at.
Richard bolitho midshipman by alexander kent abebooks. With all despatch isbn 9780099591627 pdf epub alexander. Men of kent is, first and foremost, an archetypical sports talea story of the improbable happening to the unlikely, unfolding. Douglas edward reeman 15 october 1924 23 january 2017, who also used the pseudonym alexander kent, was a british author who wrote many historical novels about the royal navy, mainly set during either world war ii or the napoleonic wars.
Download and enjoy your favorite alexander kent audiobooks instantly today to your mobile phone, tablet, laptop or desktop at. Alexander kent is currently considered a single author. With an overdrive account, you can save your favorite libraries for ataglance information about availability. If one or more works are by a distinct, homonymous authors, go ahead and split the author. Reeman was born in thames ditton, surrey, son of charles percy and ada reeman. Richard bolitho novels series in order alexander kent. With all despatch ebook by alexander kent rakuten kobo. Theres conspiracy afoot, with my first exposure to an alexander kent book and it was a. Read with all despatch by alexander kent available from rakuten kobo. Midshipman bolitho the bolitho novels volume 1 by alexander kent and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at. Alexanders childhood and youth beginning of his reign the reaction crossing the hellespont campaign in asia minor defeat of darius the siege of tyre alexander in egypt the great victory the death of darius deterioration of character alexanders end.
Alexander kent audiobooks download instantly today. See actions taken by the people who manage and post content. Then you can start reading kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer no kindle device required. Under his own name, douglas reeman, and in the course of a career spanning fortyfive years, he has written over thirty novels and two nonfiction books.1541 1006 477 898 673 119 1362 669 992 1273 1640 1441 404 154 644 1564 1372 1160 1541 1573 1120 995 580 1052 1212 961 404 86 335 704 615 395 1121 1368 1279 25 101 1414