A Different Kind of Honor (Honor #6)
Winner of the W.Y Boyd Literary Award for Excellence in Military Fiction for 2008. It's 1879 and Lt. Cmdr. Peter Wake, U.S.N., is on special assignment as the official American neutral naval observer to the War of the Pacific raging along the west coast of South America. Chile, having invaded Bolivia, has gone on to overrun Peru and controls the entire southeastern Pacific...more
Hardcover, 382 pages
Published September 1st 2007 by Pineapple Press
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I enjoyed this book and the continuing story of Peter Wake. There is an incredible amount of research that Bob Macomber does into the historical events and locations when and where his stories takes place. At several places in the book Peter Wake was walking in Panama and Wash D.C. and I could imagine the architecture of the buildings he was seeing based upon the descriptions by Bob Macomber. This effect of the detail is both good and bad which is why I rated this book 3 stars. It was good in th...more