Dewey Lambdin





Dewey Lambdin

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in The United States
January 01, 1945

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Dewey Lambdin (1945- ) is an American nautical historical novelist. He is best known for his Alan Lewrie naval adventure series, set during the Napoleonic Wars. Besides the Alan Lewrie series, he is also the author of What Lies Buried: a novel of Old Cape Fear.

A self-proclaimed "Navy Brat," Lambdin spent a good deal of his early days on both coasts of the U.S.A., and overseas duty stations, with his father. His father enlisted as a Seaman Recruit in 1930, was "mustanged" from the lower deck (from Yeoman chief Petty Officer) at Notre Dame in '42, and was career Navy until May of 1954, when he was killed at sea aboard the USS Bennington CVA-20 (see below), on which he served as Administrative Officer, 5th in line-of-command (posthumous Lieute
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Average rating: 4.05 · 5,985 ratings · 216 reviews · 34 distinct works · Similar authors
The King's Coat (Alan Lewri...
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The King's Commission (Alan...
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The French Admiral (Alan Le...
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The King's Privateer (Alan ...
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The Gun Ketch (Alan Lewrie,...
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H.M.S. Cockerel (Alan Lewri...
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A King's Commander (Alan Le...
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Jester's Fortune (Alan Lewr...
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King's Captain (Alan Lewrie...
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Sea of Grey (Alan Lewrie, #10)
4.07 of 5 stars 4.07 avg rating — 267 ratings — published 2002 — 6 editions
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The King's Coat The French Admiral The King's Commission The King's Privateer The Gun Ketch H.M.S. Cockerel A King's Commander
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“I’m a sailor, and we’re both British,” Lewrie said with a grin. “Of course, we need a dab of mustard.”
Dewey Lambdin, The King's Marauder

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