Order of Richard Bolitho Books
Richard Bolitho is the central character in a series of historial naval adventure novels by British novelist Alexander Kent (Douglas Reeman). The series is often referred to simply as the “Bolitho Novels,” as the series also follows Richard’s son Adam. Richard Bolitho is an officer with the Royal Navy during the 18th and 19th centuries. He is known among his peers for his tactical ingenuity and his disregard for following typical naval conventions.
Douglas Reeman began his Reeman series in 1968 with the novel To Glory We Steer. The series is currently ongoing. The novels in the series are written out of chronological order. Below is a list of Alexander Kent’s Bolitho novels in order of when they were originally released (as well as in chronological order):