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The Resource A sea of words : a lexicon and companion for Patrick O'Brian's seafaring tales, Dean King ; with John B. Hattendorf and J. Worth Estes

A sea of words : a lexicon and companion for Patrick O'Brian's seafaring tales, Dean King ; with John B. Hattendorf and J. Worth Estes

Label
A sea of words : a lexicon and companion for Patrick O'Brian's seafaring tales
Title
A sea of words
Title remainder
a lexicon and companion for Patrick O'Brian's seafaring tales
Statement of responsibility
Dean King ; with John B. Hattendorf and J. Worth Estes
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Updated to include material from the complete Aubrey-Maturin series, this highly acclaimed lexicon and companion provides in-depth coverage of all the elements of O'Brian's rich and varied prose
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1962-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
King, Dean
Dewey number
823/.914
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR6029.B55
LC item number
Z74 2000
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1934-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hattendorf, John B.
  • Estes, J. Worth
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • O'Brian, Patrick
  • O'Brian, Patrick
  • O'Brian, Patrick
  • O'Brian, Patrick
  • O'Brian, Patrick
  • Maturin, Stephen (Fictitious character)
  • Aubrey, Jack (Fictitious character)
  • Historical fiction, English
  • Naval art and science
  • Sea stories, English
  • Aubrey, Jack (Fictitious character)
  • Characters and characteristics
  • Historical fiction, English
  • Language and languages
  • Maturin, Stephen (Fictitious character)
  • Naval art and science
  • Sea stories, English
Label
A sea of words : a lexicon and companion for Patrick O'Brian's seafaring tales, Dean King ; with John B. Hattendorf and J. Worth Estes
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Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"An owl book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 499-502)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
  • cartographic image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
  • cri
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • The Admiralty Office
  • The Navy Board
  • The Ordnance Board
  • The Size of the Navy
  • Ships and Tactics
  • The Royal Dockyards and Ropeyards
  • Sea Officers: Commissioned and Warrant
  • Daily Life on a Warship
  • An Overview of the War of the French Revolution
  • The War of the First Coalition, 1793-1798
  • Preface to the Second Edition
  • The War of the Second Coalition, 1799-1801
  • The Peace of Amiens, 1802-1803
  • An Overview of the Napoleonic War
  • The War of the Third Coalition, 1805
  • The Fourth Coalition, 1806-1807, and the Naval War After Trafalgar
  • The Fifth Coalition, 1809
  • The Peninsular War, 1807-1814
  • The War of 1812, 1812-1815
  • The War of the Sixth Coalition, 1812-1814
  • The War of the Seventh Coalition, 1815
  • Dean King
  • Stephen Maturin and Naval Medicine in the Age of Sail
  • J. Worth Estes
  • Doctors and the Royal Navy
  • Serving at Sea
  • Serving on Board Hospital Ships or at Hospitals
  • The Disease Burden of the Royal Navy
  • The Medicine Chest
  • Trauma and Surgery
  • What Good Could Dr. Maturin's Medicine Do?
  • Maps, Types of Sailing Ships, Ship Diagrams, and a Warship's Boats
  • Foreword
  • The Alphabetical Lexicon to the Aubrey-Maturin Novels, with Biographies of Historical Figures, Battle Accounts, and Foreign Words and Phrases
  • Dean King
  • The Royal Navy During the War of the French Revolution and the Napoleonic War
  • John B. Hattendorf
  • King, Cabinet, and Parliament
  • The Lords Commissioners of the Admiralty
Control code
ocm44516568
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
Third edition.
Extent
xix, 501, [2] pages
Isbn
9780805066159
Lccn
00040946
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)44516568
Label
A sea of words : a lexicon and companion for Patrick O'Brian's seafaring tales, Dean King ; with John B. Hattendorf and J. Worth Estes
Link
Publication
Copyright
Note
"An owl book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 499-502)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
  • cartographic image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
  • cri
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • The Admiralty Office
  • The Navy Board
  • The Ordnance Board
  • The Size of the Navy
  • Ships and Tactics
  • The Royal Dockyards and Ropeyards
  • Sea Officers: Commissioned and Warrant
  • Daily Life on a Warship
  • An Overview of the War of the French Revolution
  • The War of the First Coalition, 1793-1798
  • Preface to the Second Edition
  • The War of the Second Coalition, 1799-1801
  • The Peace of Amiens, 1802-1803
  • An Overview of the Napoleonic War
  • The War of the Third Coalition, 1805
  • The Fourth Coalition, 1806-1807, and the Naval War After Trafalgar
  • The Fifth Coalition, 1809
  • The Peninsular War, 1807-1814
  • The War of 1812, 1812-1815
  • The War of the Sixth Coalition, 1812-1814
  • The War of the Seventh Coalition, 1815
  • Dean King
  • Stephen Maturin and Naval Medicine in the Age of Sail
  • J. Worth Estes
  • Doctors and the Royal Navy
  • Serving at Sea
  • Serving on Board Hospital Ships or at Hospitals
  • The Disease Burden of the Royal Navy
  • The Medicine Chest
  • Trauma and Surgery
  • What Good Could Dr. Maturin's Medicine Do?
  • Maps, Types of Sailing Ships, Ship Diagrams, and a Warship's Boats
  • Foreword
  • The Alphabetical Lexicon to the Aubrey-Maturin Novels, with Biographies of Historical Figures, Battle Accounts, and Foreign Words and Phrases
  • Dean King
  • The Royal Navy During the War of the French Revolution and the Napoleonic War
  • John B. Hattendorf
  • King, Cabinet, and Parliament
  • The Lords Commissioners of the Admiralty
Control code
ocm44516568
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
Third edition.
Extent
xix, 501, [2] pages
Isbn
9780805066159
Lccn
00040946
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)44516568

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