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H.M.S. Surprise
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Published:
New York : W.W. Norton, [1991].
Format:
Book
Physical Desc:
405 pages : illustrations, maps ; 21 cm.
Status:
Crofton Library - Adult Fiction
FICTION (O)
Eastport-Annapolis Neck Library - Adult Fiction
FICTION (O)
Mountain Road Library - Adult Fiction
FICTION (O)
Description

"Third in the series of Aubrey-Maturin adventures, this book is set among the strange sights and smells of the Indian subcontinent, and in the distant waters ploughed by the ships of the East India Company. Aubrey is on the defensive, pitting wits and seamanship against an enemy enjoying overwhelming local superiority. But somewhere in the Indian Ocean lies the prize that could make him rich beyond his wildest dreams: the ships sent by Napoleon to attack the China Fleet. . . ."--Page 4 of cover.

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Language:
English
ISBN:
0393307611, 9780393307610

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Description
"Third in the series of Aubrey-Maturin adventures, this book is set among the strange sights and smells of the Indian subcontinent, and in the distant waters ploughed by the ships of the East India Company. Aubrey is on the defensive, pitting wits and seamanship against an enemy enjoying overwhelming local superiority. But somewhere in the Indian Ocean lies the prize that could make him rich beyond his wildest dreams: the ships sent by Napoleon to attack the China Fleet. . . ."--Page 4 of cover.
Citations
APA Citation (style guide)

O'Brian, P. (1991). H.M.S. Surprise. New York, W.W. Norton.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

O'Brian, Patrick, 1914-2000. 1991. H.M.S. Surprise. New York, W.W. Norton.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

O'Brian, Patrick, 1914-2000, H.M.S. Surprise. New York, W.W. Norton, 1991.

MLA Citation (style guide)

O'Brian, Patrick. H.M.S. Surprise. New York, W.W. Norton, 1991.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2022. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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