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The yellow admiral

Author: Patrick O'Brian
Publisher: New York : W.W. Norton, ©1996.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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The continuing saga of the Royal Navy's Captain Jack Aubrey, now being sued by slaveholders for the ships he confiscated off Africa. At the same his wife is after him for his affair with a mistress. Things improve when he goes to sea to fight the French and captures a ship with gold.
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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: 0393040445 9780393040449 0393317048 9780393317046
OCLC Number: 34943241
Description: 261 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Patrick O'Brian.
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