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Douglas Edward Reeman, who also writes under the name Alexander Kent, joined the British Navy at 16, serving on destroyers and small craft during World War II, and eventually rising to the rank of lieutenant. He has taught navigation to yachtsmen and has served as a script adviser for television and films. As Alexander Kent, Reeman is the author of the best-selling "Richard Bolitho Novels." His books have been translated into nearly two dozen languages.



Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Bolitho, Adam (Fictitious character) -- Fiction.
Great Britain -- History, Naval -- 19th century -- Fiction.