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A Rude Awakening

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In this powerful addition to the legend of a sex-prone sergeant, Horatio Stubbs finds himself in trouble with women - and not for the first time. However, quite uncommonly, Stubbs seems to be enjoying a period of success, with a bevy of eager women who all want a piece of him. The whoring, boozing and army horseplay of this novel take place in serious surroundings. The ...more
Paperback, 225 pages
Published July 1st 2002 by House of Stratus (first published January 1st 1978)
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Sequel to "The Hand Reared Boy" and "A Soldier Erect" talking about post war occupation in the Far East. The writing is the same as the first two, too.
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