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Ionian mission

by Patrick O"Brian

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  • 20 Currently reading

Published by Collins in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Aubrey, Jack (Fictitious character) -- Fiction.,
    • Maturin, Stephen (Fictitious character) -- Fiction.,
    • Ship physicians -- Fiction.,
    • Ship captains -- Fiction.,
    • Great Britain -- History, Naval -- 19th century -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementPatrick O"Brian.
      GenreFiction.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR6029.B55 I59
      The Physical Object
      Pagination346 p. ;
      Number of Pages346
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3868635M
      ISBN 100002223651
      LC Control Number81190971

      The Ionian Mission Summary & Study Guide Description. The Ionian Mission Summary & Study Guide includes comprehensive information and analysis to help you understand the book. This study guide contains the following sections. Ionian Mission, Hardcover by O'Brian, Patrick, ISBN , ISBN , Brand New, Free shipping in the US A sudden turn of events takes Jack Aubrey, now a senior captain, and his friend, surgeon, and intelligence agent Stephen Maturin, on a dangerous mission to the Greek islands.

      Privacy & Cookies: This site uses cookies. By continuing to use this website, you agree to their use. To find out more, including how to control cookies, see here. The Ionian Mission Patrick O'Brian Buy this book Harte dispatches Aubrey on a delicate mission to the politically volatile Ionian coast. Although he has the succor of Stephen Maturin, a.

      The Ionian Mission is the eighth historical novel in the Aubrey-Maturin series by Patrick O'Brian, first published in The story is set during the Napoleonic Wars.. The plot begins with the marriage of Dr Maturin and Diana Villiers. Soon after, Captain Aubrey takes HMS Worcester on blockade duty around Toulon, France, until the ship is sent for refitting.   Harte dispatches Aubrey on a delicate mission to the politically volatile Ionian coast. Although he has the succor of Stephen Maturin, a seasoned intelligence agent, and Professor Graham, an expert on the region's customs, Aubrey is caught in a complex net of Turkish politics and rivalries/5(14).


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"O'Brian is one author who can put a spark of character into the sawdust of time, and The Ionian Mission is another rattling good yarn." ―Stephen Vaughan, The Observer Jack Aubrey and Stephen Maturin, veterans now of many battles, return in this novel to the seas where they first sailed as shipmates/5().

The Ionian Mission This story was less dramatic than the prior books. Mostly they were on blockade which I gather from the book is boring for the crew. I did enjoy all the extra information O'Brian provided about the ships, sailing and the Royal Navy in the early 's late s.

Patrick Tull did an fantastic job narrating the story. The Ionian Mission is yet another strong showing in the long Aubrey/Maturin series by Patrick O'Brian. Our hero British naval officer Captain Jack Aubrey needs to get out of Dodge and takes a boring blockade assignment that turns into something a bit more touchy in the diplomatic line/5.

The Ionian Mission (), the 8th novel in Patrick O'Brien's excellent Age of Sail Age of Napoleon series about Captain Jack Aubrey and Dr.

Stephen Maturin, starts a new mini-series after the resolution of the 7th book. Stephen is happily married with Diana Villiers (though due to their different personalities and interests they don't share.

The Ionian Mission: Aubrey/Maturin Series, Book 8 Audible Audiobook – Unabridged Patrick O'Brian (Author), Patrick Tull (Narrator), Recorded Books (Publisher) & 0 more out of 5 stars ratings/5(). Aubrey and Maturin (The Thirteen Gun Salute, p. ; The Surgeon's Mate—see below) sail again.

This time it's to The Meal to Ionian mission book the French fleet in Toulon. Fickle westerlies, however, blow them to the Aegean, and political currents put them in the middle Ionian mission book Ottoman affairs.

Sinking into debt (thanks to his idiotic investments) and out of favor with their Lords of the Admiralty (thanks. Buy a cheap copy of The Ionian Mission book by Patrick O'Brian. Aubrey and Maturin return to the choppy Mediterranean waters where they first served together, enforcing the Royal Navy's blockade of Toulon.

Then the two Free shipping over $Cited by: 3. Find books like The Ionian Mission (Aubrey & Maturin #8) from the world’s largest community of readers. Goodreads members who liked The Ionian Mission (A. The Ionian Mission () About book: After a break from Aubrey and Maturin for a few months--mostly to take care of some nonfiction reading and reviewing--I finally have time to dive back into the continuing story.

I went into Book 8, The Ionian Mission, with a bit of fear, however. Why. Because the last time I tried to read through O'Brian's series, this is the point at which I fizzled out. "O'Brian is one author who can put a spark of character into the sawdust of time, and The Ionian Mission is another rattling good yarn." —Stephen Vaughan, The Observer Jack Aubrey and Stephen Maturin, veterans now of many battles, return in this novel to /5(17).

The Ionian Mission, book eight of twenty, is maybe the first real spell of doldrums in this rich, ever-rewarding saga; and even its relatively uneventful story is still rich with authenticity, and brimming with dry wit, facetiousness and farce (poor Dr.

Maturin still comically uncomfortable with sea life)/5(26). "O'Brian is one author who can put a spark of character into the sawdust of time, and The Ionian Mission is another rattling good yarn." —Stephen Vaughan, The Observer Jack Aubrey and Stephen Maturin, veterans now of many battles, return in this novel to the seas where they first sailed as shipmates.

The Ionian Mission (Vol. Book 8) (Aubrey/Maturin Novels) by O'Brian, Patrick and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at The Ionian Mission, Patrick O'Brian's eighth book in his Aubrey-Maturin series, sees Captain Jack Aubrey and Dr.

Stephen Maturin working on blockade duty around Toulon, France aboard the HMS Worcester/5(9). The Ionian Mission (Book): O'Brian, Patrick: Patrick O'Brian's Aubrey-Maturin tales are widely acknowledged to be the greatest series of historical novels ever written. To commemorate the 40th anniversary of their beginning, with Master and Commander, these evocative stories are being re-issued in paperback with smart new livery.

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The Ionian Mission (Vol. Book 8) (Aubrey/Maturin Novels) View larger image. By: Patrick O A sudden turn of events takes him and Stephen off on a hazardous mission to the Greek Islands, where all his old skills of seamanship and his proverbial luck when fighting against odds come triumphantly into their own.

Book Details Book Pages:. The Ionian Mission PM - by Patrick O'Brian - Subscribe. In the eighth book of the series, Captain Aubrey's prospects are limited to the Worcester, seventy-four, the wall-sided mouldy rotten old floating coffin pride of the British shipyards.

She is ordered to join the blockade at Toulon, back in the Mediterranean where Jack. Check out this great listen on Jack Aubrey and Stephen Maturin, veterans of many battles, return in this novel to the seas where they first sailed as shipmates. But Jack is now a senior captain, commanding a line-of-battle ship sent out /5(20).The Ionian Mission (Aubrey/Maturin, Book 8): : Patrick O'Brian: Books.

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