The truelove
(Book)

Book Cover
Average Rating
Published:
New York : W.W. Norton, 1992.
Format:
Book
Edition:
1st American ed.
Physical Desc:
256 pages : ill. ; 22 cm.
Status:
Main Library - Adult Fiction
Fiction O'Brian
Description
A British whaler has been captured by an ambitious chief in the sandwich islands at French instigation, and Captain Aubrey, R. N., Is dispatched with the Surprise to restore order. But stowed away in the cable-tier is an escaped female convict. To the officers, Clarissa Harvill is an object of awkward courtliness and dangerous jealousies. Aubrey himself is won over and indeed strongly attracted to this woman who will not speak of her past. But only Aubrey's friend, Dr. Stephen Maturin, can fathom Clarissa's secrets: her crime, her personality, and a clue identifying a highly placed English spy in the pay of Napoleon's intelligence service.In a thrilling finale, Patrick O'Brian delivers all the excitement his many readers expect: Aubrey and the crew of the Surprise impose a brutal pax Britannica upon the islanders in a pitched battle against a band of headhunting cannibals.
Also in This Series
Copies
Location
Call Number
Status
Main Library - Adult Fiction
Fiction O'Brian
On Shelf
More Like This
Other Editions and Formats
More Details
Language:
English
ISBN:
0393031098

Notes

General Note
Originally published under title: Clarissa Oakes.
Reviews from GoodReads
Loading GoodReads Reviews.
Citations
APA Citation (style guide)

O'Brian, P. (1992). The truelove. 1st American ed. New York: W.W. Norton.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

O'Brian, Patrick, 1914-2000. 1992. The Truelove. New York: W.W. Norton.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

O'Brian, Patrick, 1914-2000, The Truelove. New York: W.W. Norton, 1992.

MLA Citation (style guide)

O'Brian, Patrick. The Truelove. 1st American ed. New York: W.W. Norton, 1992. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
Staff View
Grouped Work ID:
6fab40f2-f50c-6eaa-1596-4965fd91e1a2
Go To GroupedWorkView in Staff Client
Last File Modification TimeJan 01, 2019 11:54:53 PM
Last Grouped Work Modification TimeDec 07, 2019 11:12:40 PM

MARC Record

LEADER01077cam a2200301 a 4500
001ocm25051419
00519920804094934.0
008911210r1992    nyu           000 1 eng  
010 |a 91044345
020 |a 0393031098
040 |a DLC|c DLC|d MMM|d SVP|d TNN
049 |a TNNA
099 |a Fiction|a O'Brian
1001 |a O'Brian, Patrick,|d 1914-2000.
24514|a The truelove /|c Patrick O'Brian.
250 |a 1st American ed.
260 |a New York :|b W.W. Norton,|c 1992.
300 |a 256 p. :|b ill. ;|c 22 cm.
500 |a Originally published under title: Clarissa Oakes.
650 0|a Aubrey, Jack (Fictitious character)|v Fiction.
650 0|a Maturin, Stephen (Fictitious character)|v Fiction.
898 |a qBook
898 |a qEnglish
907 |a .b12035683|b 08-11-16|c 04-09-94
910 |a CARL0000046707
949 |b 35192026323430|c Fiction O'Brian|h MN|j MN|l AFIC|m BK|s S|p 24.00|w 46|x 20010409|t 20180502|q CNV|r CNV|v 0|y 20180420|z 0
991 |a mn|b 04-01-94|c m|d a|e @|f eng|g nyu|h 4|i 17
998 4|a LDR0905 20170609234144 NPUB |b LDR0905 20170609234144 NPUB