Viewing Entry - The far side of the world (S13249) by O'Brian, Patrick
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The far side of the world : Aubrey/Maturin series, Book 10
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Sea stories. Historical fiction. Royal Navy -- Officers. Aubrey, Jack (Fictitious character). Great Britain -- History, Naval -- 19th century.
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The War of 1812 continues, and Jack Aubrey sets course for Cape Horn on a mission after his own heart: intercepting a powerful American frigate outward bound to play havoc with the British whaling trade - Stephen Maturin has orders of his own in the world of secret intelligence - Disaster in various guises awaits them in the Great South Sea and in the far reaches of the Pacific: typhoons, castaways, shipwrecks, murder, and criminal insanity.