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Patrick O'Brian: A Life Revealed

Dean King - Biography & Autobiography - 2012 - 414 pages
A revealing and insightful look at one of the modern world’s most acclaimed historical novelists Patrick O’Brian was well into his seventies when the world fell in love with ...
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A Sea of Words: A Lexicon and Companion to the Complete Seafaring Tales of ...

Dean King, John B. Hattendorf - History - 2012 - 518 pages
From ablation to Zelenka—a comprehensive guide to seafaring during the Napoleonic age What is a sand-grouse, and where does it live? What are the medical properties of lignum ...
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Harbors and High Seas: An Atlas and Geographical Guide to the Complete ...

Dean King, John B. Hattendorf - History - 2012 - 276 pages
A fascinating and comprehensive collection of maps of the streets, seas, and coasts of Patrick O’Brian’s Aubrey–Maturinseries The tall-masted sailing ships of the early ...
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Patrick O'Brian: The Making of the Novelist

Nikolai Tolstoy - Historical fiction - 2004 - 512 pages
To many, Patrick O'Brian was the greatest British novelist of the twentieth century. The fifteen volumes of the series set in the Royal Navy of the beginning of the nineteenth ...
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The Wing-and-Wing

James Fenimore Cooper, Dean King, Thomas Philbrick - Fiction - 1998 - 470 pages
In 1799, American sailing master Ithuel Bolt and French privateer Raoul Yvard match wits with Lord Nelson and the British fleet, as they try to rescue Admiral Caraccioli from ...
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Unbound: A True Story of War, Love, and Survival

Dean King - History - 2010 - 432 pages
In October 1934, the Chinese Communist Army found itself facing annihilation, surrounded by hundreds of thousands of Nationalist soldiers. Rather than surrender, 86,000 ...
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Skeletons on the Zahara: A True Story of Survival

Dean King - History - 2004 - 368 pages
Everywhere hailed as a masterpiece of historical adventure, this enthralling narrative recounts the experiences of twelve American sailors who were shipwrecked off the coast of ...
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Every Man Will Do His Duty: An Anthology of Firsthand Accounts from the Age ...

Dean King, John B. Hattendorf - History - 2012 - 444 pages
Twenty-two enthralling stories of the Royal Navy, bringing to vivid life the greatest battles and daily struggles of seafaring in the Napoleonic era At the dawn of the ...
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The Feud: The Hatfields and McCoys: The True Story

Dean King - History - 2013 - 448 pages
"Marvelous....THE FEUD is popular history as it ought to be written." ---Wall Street Journal Nearly every American has heard of the Hatfields and the McCoys. The violent feud ...
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