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Skeletons On The Zahara: A True Story Of Survival
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|April 12, 2005

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A masterpiece of historical adventure, Skeletons on the Zahara chronicles the true story of twelve American sailors who were shipwrecked off the coast of Africa in 1815, captured by desert nomads, sold into slavery, and subjected to a hellish two-month journey…
A Sea of Words: A Lexicon and Companion to the Complete Seafaring Tales of Patrick O'Brian

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This comprehensive lexicon provides definitions of nautical terms, historical entries describing the people and political events that shaped the period, and detailed explanations of the scientific, medical, and biblical references that appear in the novels.
The World of Patrick O'Brian: A Sea of Words, A Life Revealed, Harbors and High Seas, and Every Man…

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Four volumes of history and biography for fans of the Aubrey-Maturin novels, with lore on the Royal Navy and much more. What is a sandgrouse, and where does it live? What are the medical properties of lignum vitae, and how did Stephen Maturin use it to repair his…
The Feud: The Hatfields And Mccoys: The True Story
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|May 27, 2014

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"Marvelous....THE FEUD is popular history as it ought to be written." --- Wall Street Journal Nearly every American has heard of the Hatfields and the McCoys. The violent feud between these two families has become shorthand for fierce, unyielding, and even…
Skeletons On The Zahara: A True Story Of Survival
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|April 1, 2014

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A crucial, forgotten chapter of American history-brilliantly retold for a new generation Everywhere hailed as a masterpiece of historical adventure, this enthralling narrative recounts the experiences of twelve American sailors who were shipwrecked off the coast…
Twelve Years a Slave: Narrative of Solomon Northup, a Citizen of New York, Kidnapped in Washington…

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The incredible true story of the kidnapping, enslavement, and rescue of Solomon Northup in the era before the Civil War—now a major motion picture! In 1841, Solomon Northup was a free man living in Saratoga Springs, New York, making a living as a violinist…
The Feud: The Hatfields and McCoys: The True Story

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"Marvelous....THE FEUD is popular history as it ought to be written." --- Wall Street Journal Nearly every American has heard of the Hatfields and the McCoys. The violent feud between these two families has become shorthand for fierce, unyielding, and…
Every Man Will Do His Duty: An Anthology of Firsthand Accounts from the Age of Nelson 1793–1815

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Napoleonic-era accounts of life aboard Royal Navy warships: “Readers of Patrick O’Brian and C. S. Forester will enjoy this collection” ( Library Journal ). At the dawn of the nineteenth century, the British Navy was the mightiest instrument of war the world had…
Harbors and High Seas: An Atlas and Geographical Guide to the Complete Aubrey-Maturin Novels of…

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This companion for fans of the Napoleonic sea sagas offers maps of the novels’ streets, seas, and coasts, and much more. The tall-masted sailing ships of the early nineteenth century were the technological miracles of their day, allowing their crews to traverse…
A Sea of Words: A Lexicon and Companion to the Complete Seafaring Tales of Patrick O'Brian

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A guide to the British Royal Navy in the Napoleonic Age for fans of the Aubrey–Maturin series: “A gem of a book” ( Minneapolis Star Tribune ). What is a sand-grouse, and where does it live? What are the medical properties of lignum vitae , and how did Stephen…
Sufferings in Africa: The Incredible True Story of a Shipwreck, Enslavement, and Survival on the…

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Listed by Abraham Lincoln, alongside the Bible and Pilgrim's Progress , as one of the books that most influenced his life, few true tales of adventure and survival are as astonishing as this one. Shipwrecked off the western coast of North Africa in August of…
Harbors And High Seas: An Atlas And Geographical Guide To The Complete Aubrey-maturin Novels Of…

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This indispensable guide to navigating the well-loved Aubrey-Maturin novels has been updated, with new chapters devoted to the final books in the series. Harbors and High Seas includes maps created exclusively for each of the novels in this world-renowned series.
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