3 edition of The unknown shore found in the catalog.
The unknown shore
RBSC copy: With the autograph of the author.
|Statement||by Catherine Joyce.|
|LC Classifications||PS8569.O918 U55 1997|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||233 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||233|
Description. Best-selling author Patrick O'Brian turns to Commodore Anson's famous voyage for this rich tale of exploration and adventure. In The Unknown Shore, the inspiration for and immediate precursor to the acclaimed and immensely popular Aubrey/Maturin series, O'Brian's splendid prose and enthralling attention to detail launches listeners-spellbound-into the Age of Discovery. The books are now available in hardcover, paperback, and e-book format. In addition to the Aubrey/Maturin novels, Patrick O'Brian wrote several books including the novels Testimonies, The Golden Ocean, and The Unknown Shore, as well as biographies of Joseph Banks and Picasso.
The Unknown Shore The Unknown Shore - Elizabeth Clark Hardy. Sometime at Eve when the tide is low I shall slip my moorings and sail away With no response to a friendly hail In the silent hush of the twilight pale When the night stoops down to embrace the day And the voices call in the water's flow. Sometime at Eve When the water is low. Get this from a library! The unknown shore. [Patrick O'Brian] -- Follows the adventures of two young seamen who are shipwrecked along the coast of Chile in , and are driven to .
The Unknown Shore Patrick O'Brian, Author W. W. Norton & Company $24 (p) ISBN What will set devotees of O'Brian's better-known books positively aquiver, though, are the two chief characters. The Unknown Shore is a prequel to the Aubrey/Materin novels only in that there are two friends, Jack and Toby, who sail to S. America together. The best parts are the .
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The Unknown Shore, a sort-of sequel to The Golden Ocean, is a fascinating blue-print for the Aubrey-Maturin series. We follow Jack Byron and Tobias Barrow, two unlikely neighbors and fast friends in whom we catch glimpses of the heroes of the epic series to come/5(77).
The Unknown Shore is the predecessor volume to the Aubrey / Maturin books that dominated O'Brian's career, and is a lively The unknown shore book by a young author first working out his voice and his big themes/5.
The Unknown Shore. Fear swept through the crippled Spaceship. The men and women aboard realized they were trapped. To Rangone, chief medical officer, sudden death seemed preferable to the future they faced/5(8).
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Read reviews from world’s largest community for s: 0. Queen Elizabeth I called that place Meta Incognita -- the Unknown Shore. Backed by Here is the true story of how the first European colony in the New World was lost to history, then found again three hundred years later/5.
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The Unknown Shore, is a poem that may be suitable for the funeral eulogy of a sailor by Elizabeth Clark Hardy. O'er the ebbing tide of the unknown sea, And a ripple of waters to tell the tale Of a lonely voyager, sailing away To mystic isles, where at anchor lay The craft of those who had sailed before O'er the unknown sea to the unknown shore.
A few who have watched me sail away Will miss my craft from the busy bay; Some friendly barques were anchored. Patrick O'Brian's first novel about the sea, The Golden Ocean, took inspiration from Commodore George Anson's fateful circumnavigation of the globe in In The Unknown Shore, O'Brian returns to this rich source and mines it brilliantly for 4/4(8).
Buy a cheap copy of The Unknown Shore book. Free shipping over $ Skip to content. Search Button. Categories Collectibles Movies & TV Blog Share to Facebook. Share to Pinterest. Share to Twitter. ISBN: ISBN The Unknown Shore. Rated stars. No Customer Reviews. It needs to be said, that The Unknown Shore is 99% based on the narration by John Byron (grandad to the poet) a midshipman of the Wager, who survived the wreck in desolate Patagonia and returned five years later to England.
History describes Byron as "surviving great hardships"/5(78). The Unknown Shore is the story of the travails of those who survived the disaster only to experience new tragedies, some of their own making, ashore.
Only a few of those who made it ashore survive. Guided and otherwise given aid by natives, those few reach safety in Valparaiso, in all of O'Brian's remarkably well-written stories, his narrative of The Unknown Shore is rich, delightful, flawless.5/5(5).
The Shore Unknown book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. A DAMSEL FROM THE PASTElinor DeCortenay hailed from a world of c /5. texts All Books All Texts latest This Just In Smithsonian Libraries FEDLINK (US) Genealogy Lincoln Collection.
National Emergency Library. Top The unknown shore by O'Brian, Patrick, Publication date TopicsPages: Patrick O'Brian's first novel about the sea, The Golden Ocean, took inspiration from Commodore George Anson's fateful circumnavigation of the globe in In The Unknown Shore, O'Brian returns to /5(9).
The unknown shore. [Patrick O'Brian] -- A novel about the sea, telling the tale of the Wager, an ill-fated ship on Anson's expedition round the world. She is driven onto rocks off the coast of Chile, and sinks.
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In addition to the Aubrey/Maturin novels, Patrick O'Brian wrote several books including the novels Testimonies, The Golden Ocean, and The Unknown Shore, as well as biographies of Joseph Banks and Picasso/5(K).
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The second book Patrick O'Brian wrote about the sea and a brilliant sequel to The Golden Ocean. As in The Golden Ocean, The Unknown Shore tells the tale of another ill-fated ship on Anson's expedition round the world - the Wager.
Parted from her squadron in the fearful storms off Cape Horn, the Wager struggles on alone up the ironbound 5/5(1).Books. Fiction.
Click photo to enlarge. Published at $ Your Price $ (Save $) Add to Cart + Add to Wishlist. THE UNKNOWN SHORE. Patrick O'Brian. Novel. The Wager was parted from Anson's squadron in the fierce storms off Cape Horn and struggled alone up the coast of Chile until it was driven against the rocks and sank.
The survivors.Unknown Shore is the story of two men's travels, and of what these men shared three centuries apart. Ultimately, it is a tale of men driven by greed and ambition, of the hard labor of exploration, of the Inuit and their land, and of great gambles gone : Robert Ruby.