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The fortune of war

Author: Patrick O'Brian
Publisher: New York : W.W. Norton, 1991.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Jack Aubrey, commander of the best-armed frigate in the Royal Navy, leaves the Dutch East Indies to return to England in a dispatch vessel, but the outbreak of the War of 1812 delays his journey and draws him into bloody battle.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
History
Naval history
Historical fiction
War stories
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Patrick O'Brian
ISBN: 0393308138 9780393308136
OCLC Number: 24301480
Description: 329 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Patrick O'Brian.

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Jack Aubrey, commander of the best-armed frigate in the Royal Navy, leaves the Dutch East Indies to return to England in a dispatch vessel, but the outbreak of the War of 1812 delays his journey and draws him into bloody battle.

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