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H.M.S. Surprise

Author: Patrick O'Brian; John Lee
Publisher: Santa Ana, CA : Books on Tape, ℗2004.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : Fiction : English : Library edView all editions and formats
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Third in the series of Aubrey-Maturin adventures, this book is set among the strange sights and smells of the Indian subcontinent and in the distant waters ploughed by the ships of the East India Company. Aubrey is on the defensive, pitting wits and seamanship against an enemy enjoying overwhelming local superiority. But somewhere in the Indian Ocean lies the prize that could make him rich beyond his wildest dreams:  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Audiobooks
Fiction
Naval history
Historical fiction
Sea stories
Material Type: Fiction, Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Patrick O'Brian; John Lee
ISBN: 1415904006 9781415904008
OCLC Number: 55038261
Notes: Unabridged.
Compact discs.
Performer(s): Read by John Lee.
Description: 11 audio discs (72 min. each) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Other Titles: HMS Surprise
Responsibility: Patrick O'Brian.

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Third in the series of Aubrey-Maturin adventures, this book is set among the strange sights and smells of the Indian subcontinent and in the distant waters ploughed by the ships of the East India Company. Aubrey is on the defensive, pitting wits and seamanship against an enemy enjoying overwhelming local superiority. But somewhere in the Indian Ocean lies the prize that could make him rich beyond his wildest dreams: The ships sent by Napoleon to attack the China Fleet.

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