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The unknown shore

Author: Patrick O'Brian
Publisher: London : HarperCollins, 1996.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A novel about the sea, telling the tale of the Wager, an ill-fated ship on Anson's expedition round the world. She is driven onto rocks off the coast of Chile, and sinks. The survivors fall into trouble of every kind, including mutiny and bloodshed, before being led northwards to safety by a band of stony and depraved Indians.
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Genre/Form: Sea stories
Adventure
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Patrick O'Brian
ISBN: 0002254093 9780002254090
OCLC Number: 43224687
Notes: Originally published: London : Rupert Hart-Davis, 1959.
Description: 265 pages ; 23 cm
Responsibility: Patrick O'Brian.

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A novel about the sea, telling the tale of the Wager, an ill-fated ship on Anson's expedition round the world. She is driven onto rocks off the coast of Chile, and sinks. The survivors fall into trouble of every kind, including mutiny and bloodshed, before being led northwards to safety by a band of stony and depraved Indians.

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