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The wine-dark sea

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At the outset of this adventure filled with disaster and delight, Jack Aubrey and Stephen Maturin pursue an American privateer through the Great South Sea. The strange color of the ocean reminds Stephen of Homer's famous description, and portends an underwater volcanic eruption that will create a new island overnight and leave an indelible impression on the reader's imagination.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 reunite them at last in a breathtaking chase through stormy seas and icebergs south of Cape Horn, where the hunters suddenly become the hunted.
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9780393035582
9781481581837
148158183
9781419309021
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Grouped Work ID 5d65acde-dfce-ed65-4ce2-1ee053589b17
Grouping Title wine dark sea
Grouping Author obrian patrick
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2018-07-02 04:18:45AM
Last Indexed 2018-07-19 04:21:57AM

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auth_author2 Tull, Patrick., Vance, Simon.
author O'Brian, Patrick, 1914-2000.
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primary_isbn 9780393035582
publishDate 1993, 1994, 2006
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series Jack Aubrey and Stephen Maturin novels
series_with_volume Jack Aubrey and Stephen Maturin novels|16
subject_facet Aubrey, Jack (Fictitious character) -- Fiction, Audiobooks, Great Britain -- History, Naval -- 19th century -- Fiction, Historical fiction, Maturin, Stephen (Fictitious character) -- Fiction, Sea stories, Ship captains -- Fiction, Ship physicians -- Fiction
title_display The wine-dark sea
title_full The wine-dark sea / Patrick O'Brian, The wine-dark sea [electronic resource] / Patrick O'Brian, The wine-dark sea [sound recording] / by Patrick O'Brian
title_short The wine-dark sea
topic_facet Aubrey, Jack (Fictitious character), Audiobooks, History, Naval, Maturin, Stephen (Fictitious character), Ship captains, Ship physicians