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H.M.S. Surprise

Author: Patrick O'Brian
Publisher: Thorndike, Me. : Thorndike Press ; Bath, England : Chivers Press, 2000.
Edition/Format:   book_largeprint : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This third segment takes Jack Aubrey to the Indian subcontinent, where both the waters and the terrain are full of unfamiliar dangers. There is, however, a prize in the offing: a flotilla of French ships sent to attack the China Fleet. If Aubrey and Maturin can intercept the French, their fortunes will be made. But can they?
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Fiction
Naval history
Sea stories
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Patrick O'Brian
ISBN: 0786219343 9780786219346 0754014606 9780754014607 0754023508 9780754023500
OCLC Number: 43648499
Description: 608 pages (large print) ; 23 cm
Other Titles: HMS Surprise
Responsibility: Patrick O'Brian.

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This third segment takes Jack Aubrey to the Indian subcontinent, where both the waters and the terrain are full of unfamiliar dangers. There is, however, a prize in the offing: a flotilla of French ships sent to attack the China Fleet. If Aubrey and Maturin can intercept the French, their fortunes will be made. But can they?

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