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Desolation island

Patrick O"Brian

Desolation island

by Patrick O"Brian

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Published by HarperCollins in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Originally published, London , Collins, 1978.

StatementPatrick O"Brian.
The Physical Object
Pagination325p. ;
Number of Pages325
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22467887M
ISBN 100006166032

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Daily Book Excerpt: Adult fiction: Desolation Island, by Patrick O’Brian.. And now I come to the end (so far) of my experience with the M&C series. I finished Desolation Island last week, and am now re-reading James Salter’s A Sport and a Pastime (post about it here) but I will eventually pick up the next in the series.I am, how you say, hooked. Jean-Paul Kauffmann, the author and literary explorer, follows in the footsteps of the eighteenth-century sailor Yves-Joseph Kerguelen, who gave his name to the archipelago he discovered in the southern Indian Ocean. It remains part of the French Southern and Antarctic Territories. When he made his discover, Kerguelen was convinced he had found Hell and could not bring himself 2/5(1).

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