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Desolation island, Patrick O'Brian

Label
Desolation island
Title
Desolation island
Statement of responsibility
Patrick O'Brian
Title variation
Desolation island
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Commissioned to rescue Governor Bligh of Bounty fame, Captain Jack Aubrey and his friend, surgeon Stephen Maturin, sail the Leopard to Australia with a hold full of convicts. Among them is a beautiful and dangerous spy--and a treacherous disease that decimates the crew. With a Dutch man-of-war to windward, the undermanned, outgunned Leopard sails for her life into the freezing waters of the Antarctic, where, in mountainous seas, the Dutchman closes in
Member of
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
047607
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1914-2000
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
O'Brian, Patrick
Dewey number
823/.9/14
Index
no index present
LC call number
  • PZ3.O1285
  • PR6029.B55
LC item number
De 1979
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Jack Aubrey and Stephen Maturin seafaring series
Series volume
5
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Aubrey, Jack (Fictitious character)
  • Maturin, Stephen (Fictitious character)
Target audience
adult
Label
Desolation island, Patrick O'Brian
Link
https://bfgb.wordpress.com/2013/05/03/the-aubrey-maturin-series-by-patrick-obrian/
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
276 pages
Isbn
9780393037050
Lccn
78066244
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
Imprint varies.
System control number
  • 00000669940
  • 24076
Label
Desolation island, Patrick O'Brian
Link
https://bfgb.wordpress.com/2013/05/03/the-aubrey-maturin-series-by-patrick-obrian/
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
276 pages
Isbn
9780393037050
Lccn
78066244
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
Imprint varies.
System control number
  • 00000669940
  • 24076

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