Published December 2005
by Ulverscroft Large Print .
Written in English
|Contributions||Philip McCutchan (Narrator)|
|The Physical Object|
This enthralling trilogy follows the sixty-year career of Tom Chatto as he crosses the Earth and climbs the naval ladder from apprentice to lieutenant/5(4). The Tom Chatto book series by Philip McCutchan includes books Tom Chatto: Apprentice, Tom Chatto: Second Mate, and The New Lieutenant. See the complete Tom Chatto series book list in order, box sets or omnibus editions, and companion titles. The book takes Tom Chatto, a year-old officer in training, aboard an aging windjammer bound round the Horn. On the voyage, Tom faces substandard messmates, an able but aging captain, a brutal mate, a brutal boatswain, a fugitive murderer, and all the hazards of weather, reefs, and human error.4/4(34). Tom Chatto is back And the turn of the twentieth century the era of the great steamships signals a new dawn. Now with his Masters Certificate in hand, Tom Chatto has set his sights on becoming second officer on the Omega, a British liner bound for Valparaiso, Chile. But among the passengers on board is an unwelcome face from Toms past.4/5.
World War I has begun, and Tom Chatto, a certified Master Mariner, is caught up in it. This is a very good story that combines the author's knowledge of the sea, with military action and much more. This story moves along at a brisk clip, and holds the readers interest throughout/5(30). The prolific McCutchan returns with his second novel about Tom Chatto, an Anglo-Irish seafarer in the waning days of sail at the beginning of this century. It is now some years after the events of Apprentice, to the Sea, and Chatto is second mate of a liner on the South American run/5(22). Tom Chatto is back And the turn of the twentieth century – the era of the great steamships – signals a new dawn. Now with his Master’s Certificate in hand, Tom Chatto has set his sights on becoming second officer on the Omega, a British liner bound for Valparaiso, Chile. But among the passengers on board is an unwelcome face from Tom’s past/5(50). As the twentieth century dawns the time of the great steamships is firmly under way. Newly in possession of his Master's Certificate, Tom Chatto secures a glamorous berth as second officer on a liner of the Pacific Steam Navigation Company - there he encounters a hostile face from the : Philip Mccutchan.
Tom Chatto, Second Mate Hardcover – August 1, by Philip McCutchan (Author) › Visit Amazon's Philip McCutchan Page. Find all the books, read about the author, and more. See search results for this author. Are you an author? Learn about Author Central Author: Philip McCutchan. Get this from a library! Tom Chatto, second mate. [Philip McCutchan] -- Newly in possession of his Master's Certificate, Tom secures a berth as second officer on a steam liner, where he encounters a hostile face from the past and where only his seamanship can save the. A good story about a British merchant ship officer, Tom Chatto, who joins the navy at the beginning of WW I. After completing is training, Chatto is assigned as the navigator and gunnery officer on a "Q" ship - that is, an anti U boat ship disguised /5. Biography. Chatto is the son of actor Tom Chatto (–, originally Thomas Chatto St George Sproule) and the theatrical agent Ros Chatto (born Rosalind Joan Thompson; died ). He has an older brother, James Chatto. In , Daniel Chatto legally changed his name by a deed poll from Daniel Chatto St George Sproule to Daniel St George Chatto. At the same time, his mother, also .