David Poyer

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DAVID POYER's sea career included service in the Atlantic, Mediterranean, Arctic, Caribbean, and Pacific.  Along with over thirty novels, he’s published sailing and nautical articles in Chesapeake Bay, Southern Boating, Shipmate, Tidewater Virginian, and other periodicals.  His work has been required reading in the Literature of the Sea course at the U.S. Naval Academy, along with that of Joseph Conrad and Herman Melville. Previous novels in the Dan Lenson series include The Towers, The Crisis, and The Weapon. He lives on the Eastern Shore with his wife and daughter, with whom he explores the Bay and Atlantic coast in their sloop, Water Spirit


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The Gulf
Dan Lenson Novels
David Poyer
St. Martin's Paperbacks

Defense policy makers from Britain and the Gulf analyze different aspects of British policy and its repercussions for Gulf security. Seeking to nurture defense...


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China Sea
Dan Lenson Novels
David Poyer
St. Martin's Press

David Poyer's cycle of modern Navy tales ranks among the finest nautical fiction of our time. With China Sea, his self-doubting protagonist Daniel V. Lenson...


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The Circle
Dan Lenson Novels
David Poyer
St. Martin's Paperbacks

For four years at Annapolis he prepared for this, pledging his youth, his ambition, and even his life. But when junior officer Dan Lenson finally gets his...


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The Med
Dan Lenson Novels
David Poyer
St. Martin's Paperbacks

A powerful and fast-moving tale of the Navy-Marine Corps team in action, on a dangerous mission in the volatile Eastern Mediterranean. Cloaked by the mists...


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The Whiteness of the Whale

David Poyer
St. Martin's Press

An antiwhaling expedition to the freezing Antarctic takes a violent turn in this powerful novel from bestselling author and sailor David Poyer. After a...


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The Towers
Dan Lenson Novels
David Poyer
St. Martin's Paperbacks

One fateful day, the worst attack on American soil brings out the very best in our nation’s heroes—in this powerful thriller from bestselling author David...


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Ghosting

David Poyer
St. Martin's Press

Dr. Jack Scales, a prominent neurosurgeon, is at the peak of his career. To celebrate, he decides to make up for lost time and buys a sailing yacht christened...


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Black Storm
Dan Lenson Novels
David Poyer
St. Martin's Press

With blistering action sequences and incredibly detailed military insight, Black Storm takes the reader along with the most covert Special Ops group straight...


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The Weapon
Dan Lenson Novels
David Poyer
St. Martin's Press

A deadly new weapon hits the international arms market---and the only way to preserve the balance of power in the Mideast is to hijack the Iranian sub that...


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Tomahawk
Dan Lenson Novels
David Poyer
St. Martin's Press

The bestselling novels of David Poyer have been read by millions around the world, and The New York Times Book Review has proclaimed: "Poyer knows what he is...


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The Crisis
Dan Lenson Novels
David Poyer
St. Martin's Press

Naval Commander Dan Lenson and his Tactical Analysis Group specialize in out of the box military assign ments. Comprising sailors, Navy SEALS, and civilians,...


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Korea Strait
Dan Lenson Novels
David Poyer
St. Martin's Griffin

United States Navy officer and Medal of Honor winner Dan Lenson’s mission is to observe an international military exercise involving the navies of South Korea,...


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The Threat
Dan Lenson Novels
David Poyer
St. Martin's Griffin


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The Command
Dan Lenson Novels
David Poyer
St. Martin's Paperbacks

After receiving the Congressional Medal of Honor for action in Iraq, Commander Daniel V. Lenson is given new orders: "Take over as skipper of USS Thomas W....


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The Passage
Dan Lenson Novels
David Poyer
St. Martin's Paperbacks

The Navy's most sophisticated destroyer, the USS Barrett carries a top-secret computer that can pilot an unmanned ship and send it into battle. As the weapons...


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