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    Default New book?

    Has anyone an opinion on this series of books, as Amazon has just recommended it to me.

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    Seems his early books get good reviews but his latter stories lack depth, spelling inconsistencies and no plot to mention.

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    Cheers Neil.
    I was starting to think nobody had an opinion.
    On that recommendation I will save my time and money.
    Thanks. Rob.
    The Business of the commander-in-chief is first to bring an enemy fleet to battle on the most advantageous terms to himself, (I mean that of laying his ships close on board the enemy, as expeditiously as possible); and secondly to continue them there until the business is decided.

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    Another new book which I have just acquired and which looks interesting.
    I will write a review after I have digested the contents more fully.


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    Rob.
    The Business of the commander-in-chief is first to bring an enemy fleet to battle on the most advantageous terms to himself, (I mean that of laying his ships close on board the enemy, as expeditiously as possible); and secondly to continue them there until the business is decided.

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    My latest acquisition arrived today.

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    Rob.
    The Business of the commander-in-chief is first to bring an enemy fleet to battle on the most advantageous terms to himself, (I mean that of laying his ships close on board the enemy, as expeditiously as possible); and secondly to continue them there until the business is decided.

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    Let me know your opinion of this one please Rob

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    it is IMHO probably the best book ever written on the battle.

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    Cheers Dave

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    Here is a new book which arrived today.
    Will review after reading it.


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    Rob.
    The Business of the commander-in-chief is first to bring an enemy fleet to battle on the most advantageous terms to himself, (I mean that of laying his ships close on board the enemy, as expeditiously as possible); and secondly to continue them there until the business is decided.

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