Dean King, John B. Hattendorf, J. Worth Estes
Title: A Sea of Words, Third Edition: A Lexicon and Companion to the Complete Seafaring Tales of Patrick O'Brian
Binding: Paper Back
Book Condition: New
Publisher: Owl Books (NY) October 2000
0805066152 / 9780805066159
Seller ID: 104087
This comprehensive lexicon provides definitions of nautical terms, historical entries describing the people and political events that shaped the period, and detailed explanations of the scientific, medical, and biblical references that appear in the novels.