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The thirteen-gun salute

by Patrick O"Brian

  • 40 Want to read
  • 33 Currently reading

Published by Norton in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain,
  • South China Sea Region
    • Subjects:
    • Maturin, Stephen (Fictitious character) -- Fiction.,
    • Aubrey, Jack (Fictitious character) -- Fiction.,
    • Ship physicians -- Fiction.,
    • Ship captains -- Fiction.,
    • Great Britain -- History, Naval -- 19th century -- Fiction.,
    • South China Sea Region -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementPatrick O"Brian.
      GenreFiction.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR6029.B56 T45 1991
      The Physical Object
      Pagination319 p. :
      Number of Pages319
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2027421M
      ISBN 100393029743
      LC Control Number91003455

      The Thirteen-Gun Salute () About book: Glad I bought the next two, because this doesn't end at the end. Scads of good fun, as always. Probably the most memorable part of this adventure was Stephen's trip to the Buddhist temple, where men and beasts live together in harmony and Stephen basically gets to have the on-shore naturalizing experience he is repeatedly denied while sailing with Jack.   The Thirteen-Gun Salute. Patrick O'Brian. , 23 Ratings; £; £; Publisher Description. Patrick O’Brian’s Aubrey-Maturin tales are widely acknowledged to be the greatest series of historical novels ever written. Now, for the first time, they are available in electronic book format, so a whole new generation of readers can be swept /5(22).

      Get this from a library! The thirteen-gun salute. [Patrick O'Brian] -- Captain Jack Aubrey of the Royal Navy and Stephen Maturin, ships surgeon and intelligence agent, return to set sail for the South China Sea on a diplomatic mission intended to prevent links between.   The Thirteen Gun Salute by Patrick O'Brian Source of book: I own this. I already discussed Patrick O’Brian in my review of the previous book in the Aubrey-Maturin series, The Letter of Marque. If you are unfamiliar with either the author or the characters, I Author: Diary of an Autodidact.

      The Thirteen Gun Salute, Patrick O'Brian's thirteenth book in his Aubrey-Maturin series, picks up shortly after the events of The Letter of Marque, with Captain Jack Aubrey taking the private ship Surprise on a mission to South America in order to foil French interests in the Spanish colonies/5(7). Description. Captain Jack Aubrey and Stephen Maturin set sail aboard the Diane for the South China Sea, shepherding a diplomatic mission to prevent links between Bonaparte and the Malay princes.


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The thirteen-gun salute is the number of volleys given in honor of an ambassador, The thirteen-gun salute book envoy, and that title here presages a tale of a diplomatic mission that Captain Jack Aubrey and Dr. Stephen Maturin are assigned on behalf of England. But first, we find Aubrey still sailing the Surprise as in the last book, The Letter of Marque/5.

"The Thirteen-Gun Salute" is the 13th of 20 books in the Aubrey/Maturin series, which is really more like a 7,+ page novel in 20 "chapters" than a series of free-standing stories. O'Brian's writing style is elegant and his descriptions captivating, but the characters in this book are the product of an ongoing development process from the /5().

The Thirteen Gun Salute I have read all the Aubrey/Maturin books, but prefer the audiobook format, but if, and only if, Patrick Tull is the narrator. I have heard other narrators of O'Brian's work. They are not the same.

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The Thirteen Gun Salute, Patrick O’Brian’s thirteenth book in his Aubrey-Maturin series, picks up shortly after the events of The Letter of Marque, with Captain Jack Aubrey taking the private ship Surprise on a mission to South America in order to foil French interests in the Spanish colonies.

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