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Men-of-War

(1974)
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A companion to O'Brian's sea novels, this concise, historical overview offers a straightforward explanation of what daily life was like in Admiral Horatio Nelson's navy. Line drawings and charts help readers to understand the construction and rigging of the great ships and the types and disposition of the guns. Contemporary illustrations and cartoons depict various aspects of naval life, from the press gang to the scullery.



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Hardback Editions

November 1995 : USA Hardback
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Title: Men-of-War: Life in Nelson's Navy
Author(s): Patrick O'Brian
ISBN: 0-393-03858-0 / 978-0-393-03858-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
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April 1974 : UK Hardback
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Title: Men of War
Author(s): Patrick O'Brian
ISBN: 0-00-192247-5 / 978-0-00-192247-1 (UK edition)
Publisher: HarperCollins Distribution Services
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Paperback Editions

1974 : USA Paperback
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Title: Men-Of-War Life in Nelson's Navy
Author(s): Patrick O'Brian
ISBN: 0-393-32660-8 / 978-0-393-32660-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: Norton
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Audio Editions

September 2007 : UK Audio edition
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Title: Men-of-War: The Final Unfinished Voyage of Jack Aubrey
Author(s): Patrick O'Brian
Publisher: ISIS Audio Books
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March 2005 : UK Audio Cassette

Title: Men-of-war: The Final Unfinished Voyage of Jack Aubrey
Author(s): Patrick O'Brian
ISBN: 1-84559-019-8 / 978-1-84559-019-2 (UK edition)
Publisher: Soundings Ltd
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March 2005 : UK Audio CD

Title: Men-of-war: The Final Unfinished Voyage of Jack Aubrey
Author(s): Patrick O'Brian
ISBN: 1-84559-089-9 / 978-1-84559-089-5 (UK edition)
Publisher: ISIS Audio Books
Availability: Amazon UK   Amazon CA   


Kindle Editions

November 1995 : USA, Canada Kindle edition
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Title: Men-of-War: Life in Nelson's Navy
Author(s): Patrick O'Brian
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
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