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8 edition of The Old Limey found in the catalog.

The Old Limey

by H. W. Crocker

  • 275 Want to read
  • 30 Currently reading

Published by Regnery Publishing, Inc. .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literary,
  • Fiction - General,
  • Fiction,
  • General,
  • Fiction / General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages250
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8250599M
    ISBN 100895261626
    ISBN 109780895261625
    OCLC/WorldCa228222893

      "The Old Money Book: How To Live Better While Spending Less - Secrets of America's Upper Class" shows anyone of any income level how to improve their life by adopting the values, habits, and priorities of Old Money. Whether you're just starting out or starting over, The Old Money Book 4/5. THE LIMEY by LEM DOBBS draft 08/03/98 NOTE: THE HARD COPY OF THIS SCRIPT CONTAINED SCENE NUMBERS. THEY HAVE BEEN REMOVED FROM THIS SOFT COPY. Wilson's first impression of Los Angeles was blue. He was in the sky at the time, so it was a curious reversal, looking down rather than up at the color he had always felt was nature's finest.

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    Limey Lady has books on Goodreads with ratings. Limey Lady’s most popular book is New Beginnings. "The Old Limey" is H.W. (Harry) Crocker III’s first stab at fiction, but you would never suspect it from reading it. At the outset I must issue a disclaimer: I have just completed my book, to be.


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The Old Limey by H. W. Crocker Download PDF EPUB FB2

The Old Limey fits well into that genre of total lunacy mixed with a political message. The story begins with Brigadier General Nigel Haversham's odyssey from the stuffy, dusty clubs of England to the barrios of Los Angeles to rescue and recover his goddaughter who has been kidnapped by /5(19).

H.W. Crocker III is the bestselling author of the prize-winning comic novel The Old Limey and several books of military history, including Triumph, Robert E. Lee on Leadership, The Politically Incorrect Guide® to the Civil War, The Politically Incorrect Guide® to the British Empire, Yanks, and Don’t Tread /5.

The Old Limey H. Crocker, III, Author Regnery Publishing $ (p) ISBN More By and About This Author The eccentric Nigel is a hoot, as is the book's riotous surprise. A retired, reactionary British brigadier general searches L.A. for his missing goddaughter in this lugubrious would-be farce, a first novel from the author of Robert E.

Lee on Leadership (not reviewed). The Old Limey is easily the first great comic novel of the 21st century. It's a high-speed comedy, American-style. Which means that from the moment Nigel Haversham, a gung-ho retired British general, lands in Los Angels to rescue his goddaughter, Alexandra, who has The Old Limey book her drug-dealing boyfriend Sean there, it's all go-go-go!/5.

The old limey: a novel. [H W Crocker] -- "Brigadier General Nigel Haversham is the closest thing imaginable to a geriatric James Bond: a worldly soldier, a truly impressive drinker, a connoisseur of the female form, and, as he turns sixty.

The The Old Limey book limey: a novel. [H W Crocker] -- A retired, ultraconservative British general journeys to Los Angeles in search of his missing goddaughter and comes face to face with a chaotic, colorful, and boisterous world of California beach.

The Grumpy Old Limey does it a little differently with background information and history, location information and maps, videos and multiple photos providing context, detail and both exterior and interior perspectives. Not only that but the list of buildings included is not static, it is a growing resource for all that is strange, weird, cool.

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Crocker III's California is a mecca of health food and hedonism, familiar from a thousand comedy routines, and Nigel Haversham, a retired general, isn't cut out for it.

H.W. Crocker III is the bestselling author of the prize-winning comic novel The Old Limey and several books of military history, including Triumph, Robert E. Lee on Leadership, The Politically Incorrect Guide® to the Civil War, The Politically Incorrect Guide® 4/5.

Instead of defending and living out the code of Chivalry, the old limey embodies the values of British Imperialism. Our hero is dispatched to California to bring back his god-daughter, who has gotten herself entangled with a loathsome young filmmaker and a Jamaican drug gang and then with a rival Hispanic gang that kidnaps her.4/5.

Buy The Old Limey by Crocker III, H. from Amazon's Fiction Books Store. Everyday low prices on a huge range of new releases and classic fiction/5(3).

Brian Limond (born 20 October ), better known as Limmy, is a Scottish comedian, actor, screenwriter, producer, musician, author, podcaster, and working as a website designer and Flash developer, he began releasing comedy on his website and blog,which contained various humorous Flash-based projects.

In latehe released a daily podcast called Limmy's Born: Brian Limond, 20 October (age 45), Glasgow. Limey is a predominantly North American slang nickname for a British person.

It originally referred to British sailors. The term is thought to have originated in the s as lime-juicer, later shortened to "limey", and originally used as a derogatory word for sailors in the British Royal Navy. The old limey: a novel. Average Rating. Author. The Grumpy Old Limey Got too many opinions for my own good and no one to listen to them so here we are.

Plus random musings on the world through the eyes of a grumpy old limey, things that just plain interest me and a bit of actual knowledge here and there. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for The Old Limey by H. W., III Crocker (, Hardcover) at the best online prices at eBay.

Free shipping for many products. The book does however include a cool photo of the Todmorden Futuro captioned as follows: "Waterside Plastics made a glass fibre house in the old Fielden Mill.

Here it is being moved to a position in the town centre where it was used in the celebrations to mark the 75th anniversary of Todmorden.

entertaining Brit in America this is a rather fast moving entertaining Old British General in America story. it's a bit like a Donald Westlake comic caper story with a little of the daydreaming Walter Mitty/Don Quixote unreliable narrator tossed in.

at times its very funny as he attempts to navigate LA while searching for his god-daughter. & the narrator is very good and I hope he does more.The Limey's central premise is a duel between two old 60s relics.

Stamp is a throwback of the Swinging London type, with absurdly chirpy cockney mannerisms, such as the continuous deadpan.The Limey plays with subjectivity with cutting edge editing, providing a nuanced, multi-dimensional film masquerading as a revenge film.

It's sad that a lot of people just don't get it when they watch this film, thus a large number of 1-star reviews/5().