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Lewrie and the Hogsheads: An Alan Lewrie Naval Adventure Story

4.05 of 5 stars 4.05  ·  rating details  ·  43 ratings  ·  5 reviews
ebook, 48 pages
Published December 25th 2012 by Thomas Dunne Books
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Mr. Matt
Disappointed in this book (short story, really). The story involved Alan Lewrie stationed at Nassau and basically boiled down to him catching word of a Spanish pirate, figuring out where the pirate was and catching the pirate. I expected more ... some sort of obstacle to overcome. Instead it was far too linear with the drama squeezed out of it. It felt like part of a book rather than a complete story. On the plus side, Dewey Lambdin does bring eighteenth century naval warfare to life. My recomme ...more
David Rubin
This book, subtitled "An Interlude" is a longish short story in Dewey Lambdin's Alan Lewrie Napoleonic war series. I recommend the book to fans of the series, or as an introduction to the genre to readers who may never have read naval war stories. You will be back for more!
John Walker
As always Lambdin and Lewrie are up the usual four star standards. Can't wait till next month for Hostile Shores.
Don
Not quite Horatio Hornblower or Richard Bolitho, but a good vacation read.
Dave
Usual good stuff by Lambdin.
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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 h
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