Patrick O'Brian's Navy : The Illustrated Companion to Jack Aubrey's World
From the moment that Master and Commander, the first of Patrick O'Brian's sequence of 20 novels about the 19th century British Royal Navy officer Jack Aubrey and his surgeon colleague Stephen Maturin,
- Hardback | 160 pages
- 274 x 276 x 20mm | 1,279.12g
- 01 Apr 2004
- Running Press
- Running Press,U.S.
- Philadelphia, United States
- full colour photographs and illustrations
About Richard O'Neill
Richard O'Neill is a writer and editor who has specialized in military history for the past 40 years. He is the author of "Suicide Squads," a history of the weapons and missions of the Special Attack units of World War II. He has contributed to many books on weaponry and military history, including "The Complete Encyclopedia of 20th Century Warships, The Vietnam War "and, most recently, "An Illustrated History of the Royal Navy." He was a major contributor to "Lands And Peoples," a multi-volume educational work, and wrote "Presidents of the United States "for the Facts America series. He is also the author of "The Middle Ages "and "World War II" for the "Historical Facts" illustrated series.