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The thirteen-gun salute
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Norton, 1989
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Captain Jack Aubrey sets sail for the South China Sea with a new lease on life. Following his dismissal from the Royal Navy (a false accusation), he has earned reinstatement through his daring exploits as a privateer, brilliantly chronicled in The Letter of Marque. Now he is to shepherd Stephen Maturin--his friend, ship's surgeon, and sometimes intelligence agent--on a diplomatic mission to prevent links between Bonaparte and the Malay princes which would put English merchant shipping at risk.The journey of the Diane encompasses a great and satisfying diversity of adventures. Maturin climbs the Thousand Steps of the sacred crater of the orangutans; a killer typhoon catches Aubrey and his crew trying to work the Diane off a reef; and in the barbaric court of Pulo Prabang a classic duel of intelligence agents unfolds: the French envoys, well entrenched in the Sultan's good graces, against the savage cunning of Stephen Maturin.
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APA Citation (style guide)

O'Brian, P. The thirteen-gun salute. Norton, 1989.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

O'Brian, Patrick, 1914-2000. The Thirteen-gun Salute. Norton, 1989.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

O'Brian, Patrick, 1914-2000, The Thirteen-gun Salute. Norton, 1989.

MLA Citation (style guide)

O'Brian, Patrick. The Thirteen-gun Salute. Norton, 1989, Print.

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