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His majesty's dragon

Author: Naomi Novik; David Thorn
Publisher: New York : Random House Audio, ℗2007.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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When HMS Reliant captures a French frigate and seizes its precious cargo, an unhatched dragon egg, fate sweeps Capt. Will Laurence from his seafaring life into an uncertain future--and an unexpected kinship with a most extraordinary creature. Thrust into the rarified world of the Aerial Corps as master of the dragon Temeraire, he will face a crash course in the daring tactics of airborne battle. For as France's own  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Audiobooks
Fiction
Alternative histories (Fiction)
Material Type: Fiction, Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Naomi Novik; David Thorn
ISBN: 9780739354131 0739354132
OCLC Number: 152552632
Notes: Title from container.
"Abridged"--Container.
Compact disc.
Performer(s): Read by David Thorn.
Description: 5 audio discs (6 hr., 30 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Other Titles: Temeraire
Responsibility: by Naomi Novik.

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When HMS Reliant captures a French frigate and seizes its precious cargo, an unhatched dragon egg, fate sweeps Capt. Will Laurence from his seafaring life into an uncertain future--and an unexpected kinship with a most extraordinary creature. Thrust into the rarified world of the Aerial Corps as master of the dragon Temeraire, he will face a crash course in the daring tactics of airborne battle. For as France's own dragon-borne forces rally to breach British soil in Bonaparte's boldest gambit, Laurence and Temeraire must soar into their own baptism of fire.

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