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Aubrey Maturin #16: The Wine Dark Sea

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Jack Aubrey and Stephen Maturin pursue a heavy American privateer through the Great South Sea. Their ship, the Surprise, is now also a privateer, the better to escape diplomatic complications from Maturin's mission, which is to ignite the revolutionary tinder of South America.

Synopsis:

Three Cassettes, 5 hrs. 15 min. abridged

Performance by Tim Pigott-Smith

Jack Aubrey and Stephen Maturin are back in the 16th installment in Patrick O'Brian's bestselling series.

At the outset of this adventure, Jack Aubrey and Stephen Maturin pursue a heavy American privateer through the Great South Sea. Their ship, the Surprise, is now also a privateer, the better to escape diplomatic complications from Stephen's mission, which is to ignite the revolutionary tinder of South America. Jack will survive a desperate open-boat journey and come face to face with his illegitimate black son: Stephen, caught up in the aftermath of his failed coup, will flee for his life into the high, frozen wastes of the Andes: and Patrick O'Brian's brilliantly detailed narrative will reuinte them at last in a breathtaking chase through storm seas and icebergs south of Cape Horn.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780786171002
Author:
O'brian, Patrick
Publisher:
Blackstone Audiobooks
Read by:
Vance, Simon
Read:
Vance, Simon
Author:
O'Brian, Patrick
Subject:
Action & Adventure
Subject:
Sea & Ocean
Subject:
Historical - General
Subject:
Sea stories
Subject:
Literature-A to Z
Edition Description:
Audio
Abridged:
Y
Series:
Aubrey Maturin
Series Volume:
16
Publication Date:
20070531
Binding:
MP3 CD
Language:
English
Dimensions:
7.54x5.22x.59 in. .21 lbs.
Media Run Time:
600

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Product details pages Blackstone Audiobooks - English 9780786171002 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , Three Cassettes, 5 hrs. 15 min. abridged

Performance by Tim Pigott-Smith

Jack Aubrey and Stephen Maturin are back in the 16th installment in Patrick O'Brian's bestselling series.

At the outset of this adventure, Jack Aubrey and Stephen Maturin pursue a heavy American privateer through the Great South Sea. Their ship, the Surprise, is now also a privateer, the better to escape diplomatic complications from Stephen's mission, which is to ignite the revolutionary tinder of South America. Jack will survive a desperate open-boat journey and come face to face with his illegitimate black son: Stephen, caught up in the aftermath of his failed coup, will flee for his life into the high, frozen wastes of the Andes: and Patrick O'Brian's brilliantly detailed narrative will reuinte them at last in a breathtaking chase through storm seas and icebergs south of Cape Horn.

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