Halfhyde and the Fleet Review by Philip McCutchan

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With an extended tour, during which his bravery and seamanship were put to the test, finally behind him, the intrepid Halfhyde returns home for a review by the Queen, and is assigned to act as a buffer between Victoria and the irascible Admiral Watkiss

About Philip McCutchan

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Author Philip McCutchan grew up in the naval atmosphere of Portsmouth Dockyard in the United Kingdom. He served on several British war ships during World War II. After the war, he concentrated on writing and published over 80 books during his lifetime. His interest in military history resulted in numerous fiction books about the British Army and its campaigns. His works include the Halfhyde Adventure series, the James Ogilvie series, and the Commander Shaw series.
Published January 1, 1991 by Weidenfeld and Nicolson. 224 pages
Genres: History, Literature & Fiction, Mystery, Thriller & Suspense. Fiction

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The bad news is that McCutchan's latest Halfhyde book ( The Last Farewell ) offers minimal seamanship; the good news is that even though his humor lacks some of its usual bite, he provides a high old

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