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His Majesty's dragon

Author: Naomi Novik
Publisher: New York : Del Rey, ©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: Fiction
Alternative histories (Fiction)
War stories
Fantasy fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Naomi Novik
ISBN: 0345481283 9780345481283 9780739468715 0739468715
OCLC Number: 60419442
Notes: Includes excerpt from: Throne of jade.
Description: 353 pages : illustrations ; 18 cm.
Other Titles: Temeraire
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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