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4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 4.00 (2,548 ratings) (rate this audio book) Author: Patrick O’Brian Narrator: Patrick Tull Publisher: Recorded Books, LLC Format: Unabridged Audiobook Delivery: Instant Download Audio Length: Related: The Aubrey–Maturin Series Release Date:
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For years, critics have celebrated bestselling author Patrick O’Brian’s seafaring adventures for their magnificent blend of swashbuckling excitement and historical accuracy.

With The Hundred Days, he transports you to the high seas of the Napoleonic era when the French demagogue is making a desperate attempt to control the European world. While Napoleon pursues the British across Europe, rumors fly about him forging a secret link with the forces of Islam. Soon an ominous horde of Muslim mercenaries gather. In a desperate attempt to avert disaster, ship’s doctor Stephen Maturin navigates oriental politics to uncover the truth. And blustery Commodore Jack Aubrey launches a daring mission to destroy the growing French-Muslim menace.

Patrick O’Brian packs this brilliantly executed tale with elegant language, rich humor, and authentic period atmosphere. With his deep, rumbling voice, narrator Patrick Tull brings storm-tossed seas and gallant navy warships colorfully to life. For other entertaining yarns, sail through: Master and Commander and The Yellow Admiral.

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Quotes & Awards

  • “One of the best novelists since Jane Austen….The Hundred Days may be the best installment yet.”

    Philadelphia Inquirer

Listener Opinions

  • 5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5 by Kathryn | 2/18/2014

    " First Recorded Reading: November 17, 1999. "

  • 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 by Ian Billick | 2/15/2014

    " Not one of the best in the series. I was about two-thirds of the way through before I realized I had read it before. Still, it is one of my favorite series. "

  • 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 by S. Ben | 2/10/2014

    " More of a nautical romp than the last book, though not as light-hearted as some. "

  • 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 by J.E. Jr. | 2/9/2014

    " Another segment is folded into this one that is a bit tedious, but not so much as the others. Overall, this one is quite good, though the death of a couple of characters is dealt with in surprisingly-brief form. "

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