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Desolation island

Author: Patrick O'Brian
Publisher: New York : W.W. Norton, 1994, ©1978.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Captain Jack Aubrey and Stephen Maturin sail to Australia with a hold full of convicts, including a dangerous spy, while the crew is decimated by disease and their ship, the "Leopard," is pursued by a Dutch man-of-war.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Naval history
Historical fiction
Sea stories
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Patrick O'Brian
ISBN: 0393037053 9780393037050
OCLC Number: 31722364
Notes: "First published in a Norton uniform edition 1994"--Title page verso.
Originally published: London : Collins, 1978.
Series numbering from jacket.
Description: 325 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.
Responsibility: Patrick O'Brian.

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Captain Jack Aubrey and Stephen Maturin sail to Australia with a hold full of convicts, including a dangerous spy, while the crew is decimated by disease and their ship, the "Leopard," is pursued by a Dutch man-of-war.

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