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Master and commander

Author: Patrick O'Brian
Publisher: New York : W.W. Norton, 1994.
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The first volume of the Aubrey/Maturin novels introduces Captain Jack Aubrey and Stephen Maturin, ship's surgeon and intelligence agent, in the age of the Napoleonic wars.
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Genre/Form: Sea stories
Fiction
Naval history
Historical fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Patrick O'Brian
ISBN: 0393037010 9780393037012
OCLC Number: 31728441
Description: 411 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Patrick O'Brian.
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The beginning to the sweeping Aubrey/Maturin series. "The best sea story I have ever read."-Sir Francis Chichester  Read more...

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