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R. W. Pearson

"Robert Pearson"
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Helpful votes received on reviews: 100% (36 of 36)
Location: England
 

Reviews

Top Reviewer Ranking: 571,212 - Total Helpful Votes: 36 of 36
The Hazard Mesh by J.A.C. Hugill
The Hazard Mesh by J.A.C. Hugill
3 of 3 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars The Hazard Mesh, 21 Nov 2011
In May 1944, and just two months short of D-Day, Lieutenant Commander J. A. C. Hugill DSC, RNVR blatantly disobeyed standing orders and commenced writing the first of five Royal Navy notebooks kept as diaries describing events of his war until September of that year. Covering both D-Day and the liberation of France, the resulting jottings were subsequently published as the `The Hazard Mesh: A Naval Commander's Personal Narrative' which was first released in 1946 and limited to 500 copies. With support from the respected historian, Nicholas Rankin, author of `Churchill's Wizards: The British Genius for Deception 1914-1945' (2008) and `Ian Fleming's Commandos: The Story of 30 Assault Unit… Read more
Ian Fleming's Commandos: The Story of 30 Assault U&hellip by Nicholas Rankin
8 of 8 people found the following review helpful
Following on smartly from his success with `Churchill's Wizards: The British Genius for Deception 1914-1945' Nick Rankin has once again delivered a must-have/must-read book with his `Ian Fleming's Commandos: The Story of 30 Assault Unit in WWII' (Faber & Faber). I found the book totally engaging and very hard to put down. The value of extensive researching has certainly paid off with a book which is a punchy, pacey, comprehensive account of a very specialist and elite group of men that were tasked to pinch German and Italian technologies as well as vital documentation. Following the story from Dieppe to the end of hostilities, Rankin's passion for the subject as well as his engaging… Read more
WD Elements 1TB External Desktop Hard Drive USB 2.&hellip by Western Digital
5.0 out of 5 stars portable Hard Drive, 3 Jan 2011
Top quality product - very pleased with it and no issues. Despatched and recieved on time and in good order.