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His majesty's dragon

Author: Naomi Novik
Publisher: New York : Ballantine Books, ©2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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When the HMS Reliant captures a French ship and its priceless cargo, an unhatched dragon egg, Captain Will Laurence is swept into an unexpected kinship with an extraordinary creature and joins the elite Aerial Corps as a master of the dragon Temaraire, in which role he must match wits with the powerful dragon-borne forces of Napoleon Bonaparte.
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Genre/Form: Alternative histories (Fiction)
Fantastic fiction
War stories
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Naomi Novik
ISBN: 0345481283 9780345481283
OCLC Number: 65219854
Notes: "A Del Rey mass market original"--Title page verso.
"Ride along with the Temeraire series by Naomi Novik: His Majesty's dragon; Throne of jade; Black powder war."
Description: 356 pages : illustrations ; 18 cm
Responsibility: Naomi Novik.

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When the HMS Reliant captures a French ship and its priceless cargo, an unhatched dragon egg, Captain Will Laurence is swept into an unexpected kinship with an extraordinary creature and joins the elite Aerial Corps as a master of the dragon Temaraire, in which role he must match wits with the powerful dragon-borne forces of Napoleon Bonaparte.

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