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H.M.S. Surprise.

Author: Patrick O'Brian
Publisher: London, Collins, 1973.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A novel by the author of "Desolation Island", "The Fortune of War" and "The Mauritius Command". Follows the variable fortunes of Jack Aubrey's career in the Nelsonic navy as he attempts to hold his  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Fiction
Naval history
Historical fiction
Sea stories
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Patrick O'Brian
ISBN: 0002213168 9780002213165
OCLC Number: 722008
Awards: Winner of Heywood Hill Literary Prize 1995.
Description: 318 pages 22 cm
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'... full of the energy that comes from a writer having struck a vein... Patrick O'Brian is unquestionably the Homer of the Napoleonic wars.' James Hamilton- Paterson 'You are in for the treat of Read more...

 
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