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Humorous and sober short stories of the sea and of Yorkshire,interleaved with verse.
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Published December 11th 2011 by Smashwords
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Vic Heaney
Great stuff, Harry.

Nice mixture of short stories and poetry, plus the taster chapter for Tom Fleck, which I have on my waiting list,

Capture of dialect was good.

But what really made it for me was, coming from the same background (I even kicked Marconi into touch in the same place - Hull) you took me straight back into that wireless room. Funny how wireless became radio and now wireless became something else, which I am using even as I write this.

How did you remember all those technical things lik
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Kath Middleton
This little anthology is a delightful selection of short stories and verse from the author of Tom Fleck. There are tasters, including an chapter, from the bigger book and other material too. I felt it wasn't quite as polished as Tom Fleck, in that there were little formatting issues, but the work itself was, as you would expect from Harry Nicholson, absolutely captivating. A very good read.
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I’m thinking back, trying to discern how I came to write an historical novel. When I was tapping out Morse in the pitching wireless cabins of tropical steamers, it was not in my mind – though I read all the books in the ship’s library. A career in television studios might have brought it about – thirty years working with stories in pictures soaks the mind with images. Now I’ve retired I have more ...more
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