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June, 2018
The King's Coat, book no.1 The Alan Lewrie Naval Adventures, by Dewey Lambdin



Profile of Philip McCutchan
Philip McCutchan served on various British war ships during WWII. Afterwards, he concentrated on writing, publishing more than 80 books, including the sixteen-book Halfhyde series. While his popular novels are widely available in Britain, this is the first trade paperback edition of the Halfhyde series in the U.S.
COMPLETE BOOK SET!
The Halfhyde Adventures
9 Volumes


Halfhyde at the Bight of Benin
Halfhyde is sent to West Africa to spy on the Russians when he is recognized by his arch-enemy Prince Gorsinski. Can he foil Gorsinski and seize the day for Britain? See Details

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Halfhyde's Island
Halfhyde investigates a mysterious island and faces Britain’s foes—including the vengeful Prince Gorsinski. See Details

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Halfhyde and the Guns of Arrest
In Africa, Halfhyde assists in the capture of a British traitor and matches wits with the Germans. See Details

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Halfhyde to the Narrows
Halfhyde rescues a British sailing ship in the Dardanelles and faces Prince Gorsinski’s wrath! See Details

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Halfhyde for the Queen
Only one man can save the Queen. After he discovers a plot to kill Queen Victoria, Halfhyde must face down the Spanish Navy and get the Queen's Messenger back to Britain in time to foil the terrible plot. See Details

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Halfhyde Ordered South
Halfhyde must track down a traitorous civil servant in South America before the Germans get him. See Details

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Halfhyde and the Flag Captain
Lieutenant Halfhyde, Captain Watkiss, and Admiral Daintree are under orders to round Cape Horn on a voyage from Chile to Britain to deliver traitor Sir Russell Savory to his fate. With them and the crew, on the flagship Halcyon, are a motley group of passengers. Their old enemy, Vice-Admiral von Merkatz is on their trail in hopes of freeing Savory. See Details

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Halfhyde on the Yangtze
Far up the Yangtze River, the European presence in Chungking is threatened with rebellion and massacre by the Chinese. With the Russians and Germans poised to take advantage of lapsing British treaties, tactful intervention in rescuing the terrified civilians while keeping trade with the mandarins is essential.

This is hardly a suitable task for the bombastic Captain Watkiss, whose wildly aggressive tactics require skillful subversion by his long-suffering Lieutenant Halfhyde. See Details

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Halfhyde on Zanatu
The idyllic island of Zanatu is in rebellion. The natives have sworn allegiance to the mysterious god, John Frumm, who has appeared among them promising great wealth. Now Halfhyde must find Frumm before the Russians crush the islanders—and seize the trade routes of the British Empire for themselves! See Details

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Halfhyde Outward Bound
When Lieutenant St. Vincent Halfhyde finds himself unexpectedly placed on shore on the half-pay list of the Royal Navy (following the debacle of Captain Watkiss's accidental death chronicled in Halfhyde on Zanatu) he decides to broaden his experience at sea on a merchantman bound for Sydney. His ship, the Aysgarth Falls, has an unsavory crew consisting primarily, it seems, of villians on the run from the police. Bad weather and outbreaks of fighting in the fo'c'sle herald the dangers ahead.

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