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[EPUB] ✸ HMS Expedient By Peter Smalley – Myportal.pro 1786 Captain William Rennie is on the beach and on half pay when he's given a prime commission HMS Expedient is a 36 gun frigate; she is to be sent to the South Seas on a scientific expeditionFor Lieu1786 Captain William Rennie is on the beach and on half pay when he's given a prime commission HMS Expedient is a 36 gun frigate; she is to be sent to the South Seas on a scientific expeditionFor Lieutenant James Hayter in Dorsetshire whose career had barely begun when the peace came his own commission in Expedient out of the blue is eually surprising and excitingBut for these tw.

O sea officers there is something odd and disturbing about the nature of their task They sense that they are not being told the whole truth about the forthcoming expedition and the shady powerful figure of Sir Robert Greer is always at their backs Is someone trying to sabotage their mission? Why is their progress dogged by a mysterious man of war? And what are the secret orders l.

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eBook Peter Smalley Ø Ø HMS Expedient PDF Õ

eBook Peter Smalley Ø Ø HMS Expedient PDF Õ From WikipediaPeter Smalley is an Australian born author screenwriter and broadcaster who lives in the United Kingdom who has written a series of naval thrillers featuring Captain William Rennie His first Rennie adventure HMS Expedient was published by Century an imprint of Random House in 2005 His screenwriting credits include Dead End Drive In 1986 The Return of Captain Invincible 1984

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  1. Jeff Jeff says:

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  2. Bettie Bettie says:

    eBook Peter Smalley Ø Ø HMS Expedient PDF Õ expedient free, HMS Expedient KindleOpening 1786 Britain v FranceSolid adventuring and I'm looking forward to the next


  3. Mohd Ashraf Mohd Ashraf says:

    eBook Peter Smalley Ø Ø HMS Expedient PDF Õ expedient free, HMS Expedient KindleAn enjoyable read A map would have helped in understanding the journey that HMS expedient took Other than that the story telling is a fine art in this novel


  4. Rebecca Rebecca says:

    eBook Peter Smalley Ø Ø HMS Expedient PDF Õ expedient free, HMS Expedient KindleThis novel charts the progress of the titular ship supposedly sent on a scientific mission but the captain is given a second set of orders that he may not open until they are round Cape Horn I liked the fact that we saw not only the voyage but the preparations for it it really brought home how complex and time consuming it was to get a ship ready for going to sea in the first place In this case the captain starts out with most of his crew missing for good measure You sense almost immediately that the author is trying to model Rennie and Hayter on Patrick O'Brian's Jack Aubrey and Stephen Maturin right down to the difference in religious opinions However the novel as a whole while enjoyable and engrossing falls somewhat short of O'Brian The exploration as


  5. Mike Mike says:

    eBook Peter Smalley Ø Ø HMS Expedient PDF Õ expedient free, HMS Expedient KindleFairly average Started off reasonably well I enjoyed the build up before they sailed with its intrigue and enjoyed the way they built up the character of James Hayter during this period but the story seemed to loose the plot by the time they had reached the Pacific A number of key adventures in the plot seemed to be pointlessly repetitive Devolving into an endless series of silly failure after silly failure before they finally succeed The finding of their final destination was fairly obvious for uite a while except to the main characters in the plot who seemed t


  6. Greer Greer says:

    eBook Peter Smalley Ø Ø HMS Expedient PDF Õ expedient free, HMS Expedient KindleThe first 25 pages of this book included a shore bound captain weeping openly over the sight of a ship a sailor falling overboard literally in slow motion with blood spurting from his head and misuse of youryou'reNo thanks Life's too short to read poorly written melodrama


  7. Michael Burke Michael Burke says:

    eBook Peter Smalley Ø Ø HMS Expedient PDF Õ expedient free, HMS Expedient Kindlefrigates doctors 1799 copper bottoms


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