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Must reads, all of the series.
O'Brien's interest in psychology went well beyond normal character development, some books contain excellent case studies of anxiety, depression, and mania.
Nor will anyone starting with the first novel either want to skip any of the individual novels, nor cease reading at any point.
My daughter bought me "Master & Commander" sometime ago an I "got hooked" on this Patrick O'Brian series (20 volumes). Read morePublished 1 month ago by Jim
When I first read this novel, I wanted to know how it turned out. I care about Jack and Stephen and some of the others, even "that wicked old Killick. Read morePublished 1 month ago by James Ashley Shea
I think this series is one , if not, THE best that I have read. The books offer insights into history and particularly interesting details into the British Navy, how the politics... Read morePublished 2 months ago by M. Kim Johnson
Sure this is a story, and I have invested in it and am interested in where Jack and Stephen’s vacillating fortunes take them. Read morePublished 3 months ago by Trevor Kettlewell
Aubrey's novels start to get a little repetitive but, nevertheless, make a great read for anyone who loves seafaring storiesPublished 5 months ago by Dennis
I have read the complete series of the Aubrey/Maturin historic novels and I am now reading them again. There is so much to revisit in these books. Read morePublished 5 months ago by Bob Crowley
This book compares well with all the other Aubrey/Maturin books. It is a milestone book, in that you begin to see the depth of character of both men, particularly Jack, who is... Read morePublished 5 months ago by Ronald Battles
I read these books because I grew up sailing.and I remember sailing terms ,how to use a sextant,how to use charts and because I love Dr Maturin seemly judging from appearances lost... Read morePublished 8 months ago by Ronald P Tyska
Dashing with sea action that only Aubrey is capable and land calamity that always befalls Jack. Stephen is a bit slow on the uptake as to whom had set a nasty trap for Jack. Read morePublished 8 months ago by Frederick Dickson