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The Horizon The Royal Marines Saga

FREE READ The Horizon The Royal Marines Saga DOWNLOAD ☆ eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF ✓ Douglas Reeman Douglas Reeman ✓ 8 FREE READ Oated marines of his forefathers are gone giving way to a new warfare of grim trenches and ruthlessly efficient machine guns. A reliably enjoyable seuel to the Blackwood Royal Marine Saga Douglas Reeman is a solidly detailed author who repeats truisms to emphasise a point I retreat to these books which can be read before the bath starts to cool for an undemanding read and security

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FREE READ The Horizon The Royal Marines Saga DOWNLOAD ☆ eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF ✓ Douglas Reeman Douglas Reeman ✓ 8 FREE READ Nd Gallipoli watching the slaughter mounting around him helpless to save either himself or his men The days of the scarlet c. Reeman can be reliably depended upon to tell a great tale with superb accuracy in his presentation of all things military and historical The Horizon continues that excellent track record The book is volume 3 of the Royal Marines Saga and traces Captain Jonathan Blackwood s experiences through two different theaters of World War 1 the Allied attempt to establish control over the Dardanelles and the killing fields of France Reeman paints the awful heartbreaking picture of the butchery of the war in compelling vivid and gruesome images He does not romanticize the battlefieldReeman s work often involves a study of leadership and though the themes are freuently repeated from book to book his characters are so authentic and well crafted that after some thirty of his novels including the Richard Bolitho series I still do not tire of his work His characters are neither saints nor devils but men and women eually capable of greatness and pettiness often in the same sceneMy only complaint with his work has to do with his efforts to inject romance into his stories That aspect reads like a cross between male fantasy and adolescent infatuation It diminishes his otherwise excellent work

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FREE READ The Horizon The Royal Marines Saga DOWNLOAD ☆ eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF ✓ Douglas Reeman Douglas Reeman ✓ 8 FREE READ World War I 1915 Jonathan Blackwood fights from the sea supported by the Royal Navy in the battlefields of the Dardanelles a. The Blackwood Saga continues Captain Jonathan Blackwood a Royal Marine officer has his baptism of fire fighting the Turks at Gallipolli Severely wounded he is evacuated to Britain where he recuperates in a specially arranged rest home for wounded servicemen in peacetime the building had served as the residence of a wealthy landowner with the coming of war he lent it out to the government Once fully recovered Captain Blackwood is given a command in Flanders on the Western Front There he is exposed to the full fury of the war s ugliness Blackwood is one of those fighting officers who prides himself on sharing the hardships of his men Reeman has created a character in Captain Blackwood who by his dedication to duty while battling his own mounting fears and doubts will endear himself to the reader as he did to me

  • Paperback
  • 367
  • The Horizon The Royal Marines Saga
  • Douglas Reeman
  • English
  • 13 February 2019
  • 9781590130278