The Nutmeg of Consolation (Aubrey/Maturin, Bk 14) (MP3-CD) (Unabridged)
The Nutmeg of Consolation - Aubrey/Maturin, Bk 14 - MP3-CD - Unabridged Author:Patrick O'Brian, Simon Vance (Narrator) The fourteenth novel in the classic Aubrey-Maturin series finds Aubrey and Maturin shipwrecked, harassed by pirates, and then in the brutal penal colonies of New South Wales. Patrick O'Brian is regarded by many as the greatest historical novelist writing in English. In The Nutmeg of Consolation, Jack Aubrey and Stephen Ma... more »turin begin stranded on a remote uninhabited island in the Dutch East Indies, attacked by ferocious Malay pirates. They contrive their escape, but after a stay in Batavia and a change of ship, they are caught up in a night chase in the fiercely tidal waters and then embroiled in the much more insidious conflicts of the terrifying penal settlements of New South Wales. It is one of O'Brian's most accomplished and gripping books.
Unabridged - 1 MP3-CD - 11 hours - read by award-winning narrator Simon Vance« less
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ISBN-13: 9780786172559 ISBN-10: 078617255X Edition:MP3 Una Rating: