If you would like to help keep this site going please

AS THIS IS A FREE FORUM ADVERTS FROM THE SERVICE PROVIDER APPEAR TO THE RIGHT OF THIS NOTICE AND THEY ARE NOT CONNECTED TO THIS SITE.
Services Menu
PURCHASE BOOKS DISCUSSED
If you have heard about a book in this forum and would now like to read it yourself Astrodene has brought together links to purchase them. Links are available for the UK, USA, Canada, Austalia and New Zealand
ASSOCIATED WEB SITE
ARTICLES OF WAR (Forum rules)
FUTURE RELEASES CALENDAR
IMAGES GALLERY
VIDEO CHANNEL
SUBSCRIBE TO NEWSLETTER
Similar topics
    Search
     
     

    Display results as :
     

     


    Rechercher Advanced Search

    Latest topics
    » Women in the Kydd series
    The Perils of Command EmptyThu 18 Jul 2019, 12:23 by reb01501

    » The Scent of Corruption
    The Perils of Command EmptyTue 16 Jul 2019, 23:48 by 80 Winters

    » O'Brian talking books
    The Perils of Command EmptySat 06 Jul 2019, 16:55 by 80 Winters

    » C S Forester Society
    The Perils of Command EmptyTue 25 Jun 2019, 16:21 by 80 Winters

    » Names from Hornblower
    The Perils of Command EmptyTue 25 Jun 2019, 16:20 by Alaric Bond

    » Sea Trials
    The Perils of Command EmptyThu 23 May 2019, 07:07 by Alaric Bond

    » Swedish Hornblower Society
    The Perils of Command EmptyThu 02 May 2019, 23:21 by 80 Winters

    » HMS Prometheus
    The Perils of Command EmptySat 20 Apr 2019, 10:32 by Odissee

    » To the Eastern Seas
    The Perils of Command EmptySun 07 Apr 2019, 17:33 by 80 Winters

    Latest News on the Web Site
    Loading...
    Use of Cookies
    By using this site, you agree we can set and use cookies. For more details of these cookies and how to disable them, see our cookie policy.

    The Perils of Command

    Go down

    The Perils of Command Empty The Perils of Command

    Post by Astrodene on Sat 24 Oct 2015, 11:29

    The Perils of Command is available for pre-order

    _______________________________
    David
    The Perils of Command Userba10
    http://historicnavalfiction.com *** http://www.astrodene.com
    Astrodene
    Astrodene
    Admiral of the Fleet
    Admiral of the Fleet

    Log Entries : 2863
    Age : 67
    Location : Essex, England
    Joined : 2008-08-21

    http://www.historicnavalfiction.com

    Back to top Go down

    The Perils of Command Empty Re: The Perils of Command

    Post by 80 Winters on Thu 29 Oct 2015, 16:43

    Hard to imagine 'this plot' could get any thicker, but it seems it has. Should make for an interesting read.
    80 Winters
    80 Winters
    Rear-Admiral of the Blue
    Rear-Admiral of the Blue

    Log Entries : 1976
    Age : 79
    Location : Port Townsend, WA
    Joined : 2012-03-09

    Back to top Go down

    The Perils of Command Empty Time for a lesson in naval architecture for Mr Donachie

    Post by Tony de Villiers on Mon 02 May 2016, 10:12

    @80 Winters wrote:Hard to imagine 'this plot' could get any thicker, but it seems it has. Should make for an interesting read.
    The plot has become tedious and bordering on ridiculous. Frankly I couldn't care less and if it wasn't for the fact that I read in bed at night and the Pearce  saga is more effective than any sleeping potion, I would have given up a long time ago.
    On the same theme, when is Mr Donachie going for his marine architecture lesson? I had hoped his constant  errors in onboard detail would have been addressed in the Astrodene interview?! I referred to the raised poop of the frigate in his first book and now we are sailing about the Med in a brig with a lower deck gun battery!!! I don't think so! Armed cutters with wheels instead of tillers ! The list goes on!!
    Tony de Villiers
    Tony de Villiers
    Chief Petty Officer
    Chief Petty Officer

    Log Entries : 65
    Age : 78
    Location : Simons Town. South Africa
    Joined : 2011-01-17

    Back to top Go down

    The Perils of Command Empty Re: The Perils of Command

    Post by 80 Winters on Sat 07 Jan 2017, 00:23

    I've never read Donachie's John Pearce series for it's 'technical achievement' for Tony is correct. However, as I 'droned' my way through this latest offering, I too would have fallen asleep were I not in the process of marching my way up Artillery Hill as I 'listened to Perils of Command on my IPhone.................and then, "BAM" (and I was 'stunned')....... and very quickly I was drawn into awaiting the next chapter in the saga.

    And when I previously stated that "the plot thickened".......it was prophetic.
    80 Winters
    80 Winters
    Rear-Admiral of the Blue
    Rear-Admiral of the Blue

    Log Entries : 1976
    Age : 79
    Location : Port Townsend, WA
    Joined : 2012-03-09

    Back to top Go down

    The Perils of Command Empty Re: The Perils of Command

    Post by Sponsored content


    Sponsored content


    Back to top Go down

    Back to top

    - Similar topics

     
    Permissions in this forum:
    You cannot reply to topics in this forum