Patrick O’Brian Audio Books

Patrick O’Brian (1914–2000), a translator and author of biographies, was best known as the author of the highly acclaimed Aubrey–Maturin series of historical novels. Set in the Royal Navy during the Napoleonic Wars ,this twenty-volume series centers on the enduring friendship between naval officer Jack Aubrey and physician and spy Stephen Maturin. The Far Side of the World, the tenth book in the series, was adapted into a 2003 film directed by Peter Weir and starring Russell Crowe and Paul Bettany. The film was nominated for ten Oscars, including Best Picture. He wrote acclaimed biographies of Pablo Picasso and Sir Joseph Banks. He also translated many works from the French, among them the novels and memoirs of Simone de Beauvoir and Jean Lacouture’s biographies of Charles de Gaulle.

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Extended Sample The Nutmeg of Consolation  by Patrick O’Brian
Extended Sample Master and Commander  by Patrick O’Brian
Extended Sample The Commodore  by Patrick O’Brian
Extended Sample The Far Side of the World  by Patrick O’Brian
Extended Sample The Letter of Marque  by Patrick O’Brian
Extended Sample H.M.S. Surprise  by Patrick O’Brian
Extended Sample Post Captain  by Patrick O’Brian
Extended Sample The Wine-Dark Sea  by Patrick O’Brian
Extended Sample The Yellow Admiral  by Patrick O’Brian
Extended Sample The Truelove  by Patrick O’Brian
Extended Sample The Hundred Days  by Patrick O’Brian
Extended Sample Master and Commander  by Patrick O’Brian
Extended Sample Blue at the Mizzen  by Patrick O’Brian
Extended Sample The Unknown Shore  by Patrick O’Brian
Extended Sample Treason's Harbour  by Patrick O’Brian
Extended Sample The Thirteen-Gun Salute  by Patrick O’Brian
Extended Sample Desolation Island  by Patrick O’Brian
Extended Sample The Golden Ocean  by Patrick O’Brian
Extended Sample The Far Side of the World  by Patrick O’Brian
Extended Sample The Reverse of the Medal  by Patrick O’Brian
Extended Sample The Mauritius Command  by Patrick O’Brian
Extended Sample 21  by Patrick O’Brian
Extended Sample The Fortune of War  by Patrick O’Brian
Extended Sample The Ionian Mission  by Patrick O’Brian
Extended Sample The Surgeon's Mate  by Patrick O’Brian
Extended Sample Clarissa Oakes, Polizon a Bordo (Clarissa Oakes/The Truelove)  by Patrick O’Brian
Extended Sample Un Mar Oscuro Como el Oporto (The Wine-Dark Sea)  by Patrick O’Brian
Extended Sample La Goleta Nutmeg (The Nutmeg of Consolation)  by Patrick O’Brian
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