The Reverse of the Medal (Vol. Book 11) (Aubrey/Maturin Novels) (Google eBook)
"An overwhelming, outstanding novel...!"—Irish TimesCaptain Jack Aubrey, R. N., ashore after a successful cruise, is persuaded by a casual acquaintance to make certain investments in the City. This innocent decision ensnares him in the London criminal underground and in government espionage—the province of his friend Stephen Maturin. Is Aubrey's humiliation and the threatened ruin of his career a deliberate plot? This dark tale is a fitting backdrop to the brilliant characterization and sparkling dialogue which O'Brian's readers have come to expect.
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Review: The Reverse of the Medal (Aubrey & Maturin #11)User Review - Marcea - Goodreads
Never expected one of O'Brian's tales that contained not one sea battle to be so exciting and suspenseful but, oh my, this one was all that and more. And what an almighty cliffhanger he leaves at the ... Read full review
Review: The Reverse of the Medal (Aubrey & Maturin #11)User Review - Andrew Conlon - Goodreads
I am nearly done reading this brilliant series of books, and to be honest the only thing slowing me down is the delay in obtaining the next titles in the series. O'Brian writes with great technical ... Read full review