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"We've beat them before and we'll beat them again." In 1803 Napoleon smashes the Peace of Amiens, and Captain Jack Aubrey, R. N., taking refuge in France from his creditors, is interned. He escapes from France, from debtor's Prison, from a possible mutiny, and pursues his quarry straight into the mouth of a French-held harbor.

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" raised almost dangerously high expectations, triumphantly surpasses them...a brilliant book."--Mary Renault

Synopsis:

'\"Master and Commanderraised almost dangerously high expectations, Post Captaintriumphantly surpasses them...a brilliant book.\"\'\"Mary Renault\n

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Synopsis:

"Master and Commander raised almost dangerously high expectations, Post Captain triumphantly surpasses them...a brilliant book."'"Mary Renault

Synopsis:

"" In 1803 Napoleon smashes the Peace of Amiens, and Captain Jack Aubrey, R. N., taking refuge in France from his creditors, is interned. He escapes from France, from debtor's Prison, from a possible mutiny, and pursues his quarry straight into the mouth of a French-held harbor.

About the Author

Patrick O'Brian wrote many novels, including the extraordinarily popular Aubrey/Maturin series about the Royal Navy in the time of Nelson. He died in 2000.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780393037029
Author:
O'Brian, Patrick
Publisher:
W. W. Norton & Company
Author:
O'Brian, Patrick
Location:
New York :
Subject:
Historical
Subject:
Great britain
Subject:
Fiction
Subject:
Adventure
Subject:
Historical - General
Subject:
Historical fiction
Subject:
19th century
Subject:
Sea stories
Subject:
Aubrey, Jack (Fictitious character) -- Fiction.
Subject:
Aubrey, Jack
Subject:
Maturin, Stephen
Subject:
Great Britain History, Naval 19th century.
Subject:
Literature-A to Z
Copyright:
Edition Number:
Norton uniform ed.
Edition Description:
Norton Uniform Hardcover
Series:
Aubrey/Maturin Novels
Series Volume:
02
Publication Date:
19941131
Binding:
Hardcover
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
496
Dimensions:
8.6 x 6.1 x 1.6 in 1.665 lb

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Product details 496 pages W. W. Norton & Company - English 9780393037029 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , " raised almost dangerously high expectations, triumphantly surpasses them...a brilliant book."--Mary Renault
"Synopsis" by , '\"Master and Commanderraised almost dangerously high expectations, Post Captaintriumphantly surpasses them...a brilliant book.\"\'\"Mary Renault\n

'

"Synopsis" by , "Master and Commander raised almost dangerously high expectations, Post Captain triumphantly surpasses them...a brilliant book."'"Mary Renault
"Synopsis" by , "" In 1803 Napoleon smashes the Peace of Amiens, and Captain Jack Aubrey, R. N., taking refuge in France from his creditors, is interned. He escapes from France, from debtor's Prison, from a possible mutiny, and pursues his quarry straight into the mouth of a French-held harbor.
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