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The Ionian Mission (Norton Uniform edition # VIII)

by O'Brian,Patrick

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Published
1994
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9780393037081
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New York: W.W.Norton, 1994 Volume VIII in the Norton Uniform Edition. Jack Aubrey and Stephen Maturin, veterans now of many battles, return in this novel to the seas where they first sailed as shipmates. But Jack is now a senior captain commanding a line-of-battle ship in the Royal Navy's blockade of Toulon, and this is a longer, harder, colder… Read more
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The Freedom Tree

by Bedford, William

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Published
1997
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Fine
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ARC/Advance Reading Copy
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9780316639897
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London: Abacus / Little Brown & Co, 1997 "An uncorrected proof copy from Abacus" In the Summer of 1874, Matthew Lidgard travels to the busy port of Whitby seeking work on the treacherous trawler fleets. His father was killed while working for Henry Mundol, a notorious fleet owner, and in the search for answers Matthew secures a berth aboard 'Happy… Read more
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Captain from Connecticut

by Forester C.S.

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Published
1969
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Very Good
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Reprint.
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New York: Signet, 1969 No one but a madman would put to sea in such conditions. A blizzard cut visibility to yards. Long Island Sound was galloping whitecaps. But in this second year of the war of 1812, conditions like these spelled opportunity to Captain Josiah Peabody, USN. His mission: break the British Blockade. The only thing in his favor… Read more
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The Golden Galleon

by Suthren, Victor

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Published
1989
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Near Fine
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1st UK Ed..
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9780340403013
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London: Hodder & Stoughton, 1989 The second of the seafaring adventures of Edward Mainwaring - a Lieutenant in the Royal Navy sent on a Caribbean mission in 1741."This novel continues the story of Edward Mainwaring the a young American Lieutenant in the Royal Navy, who was first portrayed in "Royal Yankee". He is now in command of a man-of-war in… Read more
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An Eye of the Fleet

by Woodman, Richard

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Published
1993
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As New
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Reissue.
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9780751508765
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New York: Warner Books, 1993 The first of the Nathaniel Drinkwater series "The young midshipman-Dramatic action off Spain in Admiral Rodney's famous Moonlight Battle-The capture of the Santa Teresa-A nasty business below deck-A commendation from Kempenfelt-Pursuing renegade American privateers-Rebellion on board a prize ship-Playing cat and mouse with the La Creole-A perilous expedition into the Carolina swamps." Reccomended for fans… Read more
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Dust On The Sea

by Douglas Reeman

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Published
1999
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New
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First Thus
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9781856867313
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Random House Audio, 1999 Abridged. Box contains 2 double sided cassettes. Read by John Nettles. Playing time 3 hours."The Mediterranean, 1943: At long last the British Army has won a victory, and Rommel's Afrika Korps is in retreat. Into this new phase of the war comes Captain Mike Blackwood, Royal Marine Commando. Already bloodied in the disastrous retreat from Burma,… Read more
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Smooth Sailing,Rough Sailing : Two Stories of the Sea

by Callergis, Anthony

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Published
1989
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1st.US Edition.
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New York: Vantage Press, 1989 Anthony Callergis was a retired sea captain born in Greece c.1899. The book contains two stories : "The Last Voyage of Captain Spiro" and "My Bosun, Pavlo.". 1st.US Edition.. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good, Slightly Scuffed.
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Lieutenant Hornblower

by Forester C.S.

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Published
1963
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New York: Bantam, 1963 Vintage pbk Clean, tight. name of precious owner on ffep.. Pbk. Good>Very Good.
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The Volunteers

by Reeman, Douglas

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Published
1994
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Fine
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9780099459507
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London: Arrow, 1994 They were the men and women of the Royal Navy's Special Operations units . carrying out lightning raids on hostile coast, they became a navy within a navy, each hand-picked for their individual skills, and all of them courageous." .. Pbk. Fine.
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Battlecruiser

by Reeman, Douglas

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Published
1997
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Near Fine
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1st UK Edition.
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9780434002917
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London: Hutchinson, 1997 . In 1943, when Captain Guy Sherbrooke joins H.M.S. Reliant, he knows he may be her last captain. The battlecruisers Hood and Repulse, household names, have been destroyed. But Reliant is both legend and survivor, a lucky ship, and as Britain prepares to invade occupied Europe one of the last battlecruisers must enter the conflagration. And Sherbrooke,… Read more
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Honour This Day

by Kent, Alexander

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Published
1987
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Fine
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1st UK Edition.
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9780434388349
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London: Heinemann, 1987 Richard Bolitho is a worthy sucesor to Hornblower. "In September 1804, England stands alone against France and the fleets of Spain, daily expecting an invasion. Entrusted with an urgent mission for the King, Vice-Admiral Richard Bolitho hoists his flag above the veteran seventy-four-gun ship Hyperion and sets sail with a new squadron for the Caribbean. Plagued by… Read more
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A Sea of Words : A Lexicon and Companion for Patrick O'Brien's Seafaring Tales.

by King, Dean (Hattendorf,John B. & Estes,J.Worth)

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Published
1995
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Near Fine
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22nd.ed.
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9780805051162
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Henry Holt, 1995 All you ever needed to know about the glory days of the Royal Navy in the time of Nelson - designed for for Patrick O'Brien Fanatics. This comprehensive lexicon provides definitions of nautical terms, historical background, and detailed explanations of the scientific, medical, and biblical references of Patrick O'Brian's seafaring novels. Pbk. 486p. illus.maps.bibliography.. 22nd.ed.. Soft Cover.… Read more
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Ramage and the Drum Beat

by Pope, Dudley

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Published
1982
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Near Fine
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Reprint
ISBN
9780006147497
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London: Fontana, 1982 Reprint. Pbk.. Near Fine.
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Gurney's Reward (US Title : Devil's Reward)

by Llewellyn,Sam

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Published
1978
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Very Good
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9780552112123
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London: Corgi, 1978 Part of trilogy recounting the naval adventures of George Lefanu Gurney - this time in the isles of Greece during the War of Independence.. Pbk. Very Good.
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Patrol to the Golden Horn

by Fullerton, Alexander

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Published
2002
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Near Fine
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1st US Ed..
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9781569473122
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New York,: Soho Pr, 2002 EVERARD NAVAL NOVEL SERIES # 3. It is October of 1918 and for the first time in two years a British submarine will attempt to pass through the narrow straits of the Dardanelles. The rendezvous is with a French submarine in the Sea of Marmara. The aim is to destroy the Goeben, a German battle… Read more
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Admiral

by Pope, Dudley

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Published
1982
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1st Can Ed.
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Toronto: Musson, 1982 Swashbucking adventure at sea - set in the Caribbean at the time of the restoration of Charles II - Pirates & Politics and Powder & Shot ! (Tiny dot - remainder mark - else NF). 1st Can Ed.. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good, Slight Chips & Tear.
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Ramage and the Freebooters

by Pope, Dudley

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Published
1996
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Reprint
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9780006498537
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London: Fontana, 1996 Reprint. Pbk.. Very Good.
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The Black Cockade

by Suthren,Victor

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Published
1971
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9780812588620
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New York: Tor., 1971 Adventures of Paul Gallant at sea in the 18th century (For fans of CS Forester & Patrick O'Brian). Pbk. Very Good.
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To Sea in a Sieve

by Bull, Peter

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Published
1956
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1st UK Ed..
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London: Peter Davies, 1956 Hilarious account of the author's career during World WarII in the RNVR (The Royal Navy Volunteer Reserve) Part I - Extraordinary Seaman (1941). Part II - In and Out of Flat Bottoms (1942). Part III - Mediterranean Cruise Section (1942-1943). Part IV -The Lieutenant-Commander Hates the Sea (1944-1946). 224p. plates ( Slight foxing on page edges… Read more
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The Golden Ocean

by O'Brian, Patrick

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Published
1970
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Near Fine
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Rev Ed.
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London: Macmillan., 1970 Early novel by Patrick O'Brian (first published in 1956 ) and "Based on the true account on Anson's voyage." (around the world in 1740 ) "The publication of a new and revised edion has enabled the author to effect some changes and improvements which he had long wished to make,as well as to correct some slight errors… Read more
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