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The far side of the world

Author: Patrick O'Brian
Publisher: New York, NY : W.W. Norton & Co., 1991, ©1984.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The War of 1812 continues, and Jack Aubrey sets course for Cape Horn on a mission after his own heart: intercepting a powerful American frigate outward bound to play havoc with the British whaling trade. Little do he and Maturin know that disaster awaits them in the Great South Sea: typhoons, shipwrecks, murder, and criminal insanity.
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Genre/Form: Sea stories
Fiction
Historical fiction
War stories
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Patrick O'Brian
ISBN: 0393308626 9780393308624
OCLC Number: 25696572
Notes: Originally published: London : Collins, 1984.
Description: 366 pages ; 19 cm
Responsibility: Patrick O'Brian.

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The War of 1812 continues, and Jack Aubrey sets course for Cape Horn on a mission after his own heart: intercepting a powerful American frigate outward bound to play havoc with the British whaling trade. Little do he and Maturin know that disaster awaits them in the Great South Sea: typhoons, shipwrecks, murder, and criminal insanity.

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