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This comprehensive lexicon provides definitions of nautical terms, historical entries describing the people and political events that shaped the period, and detailed explanations of the scientific, medical, and biblical references that appear in the novels.

Synopsis:

This comprehensive lexicon provides definitions of nautical terms, historical entries describing the people and political events that shaped the period, and detailed explanations of the scientific, medical, and biblical references that appear in the novels of Patrick O'Brian.

Synopsis:

This comprehensive lexicon provides definitions of nautical terms, historical background, and detailed explanations of the scientific, medical, and biblical references of Patrick O'Brian's seafaring novels. 62 illustrations. 3 maps.

About the Author

John B. Hattenborf is a professor of maritime history at the United States Naval War College. J. Worth Estes, Ph.D., is a professor of pharmacology at Boston University and a specialist in eighteenth- and nineteenth-century maritime medicine.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780805066159
With:
Estes, J. Worth
With:
Hattendorf, John B.
With:
Estes, J. Worth
Author:
KING, DEAN
Author:
Estes, J. Worth
Author:
Hattendorf, John B.
Publisher:
Owl Books (NY)
Location:
New York :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Reference
Subject:
Dictionaries
Subject:
English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
Subject:
Naval art and science
Subject:
Historical fiction, English
Subject:
Sea stories, English
Subject:
Aubrey, Jack
Subject:
Maturin, Stephen
Subject:
Aubrey, jack (fictitious character)
Subject:
Maturin, stephen (fictitious character)
Subject:
Literature-A to Z
Subject:
Atlases & Gazetteers
Copyright:
Edition Number:
3
Edition Description:
Revised
Series Volume:
2053
Publication Date:
20001031
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
62 bandw illustrations, 3 maps
Pages:
528
Dimensions:
8.31 x 5.43 x 0.9 in

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Product details 528 pages Owl Books (NY) - English 9780805066159 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , This comprehensive lexicon provides definitions of nautical terms, historical entries describing the people and political events that shaped the period, and detailed explanations of the scientific, medical, and biblical references that appear in the novels of Patrick O'Brian.
"Synopsis" by , This comprehensive lexicon provides definitions of nautical terms, historical background, and detailed explanations of the scientific, medical, and biblical references of Patrick O'Brian's seafaring novels. 62 illustrations. 3 maps.
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