A companion reference for fans of the popular historical fiction series includes more than two thousand cross-referenced terms, diagrams, maps, and accompanying short essays. Original. 25,000 first printing.
Title:A sea of words : a lexicon and companion for Patrick O'Brian's seafaring tales / Dean King ; with [introductory essays by] John B. Hattendorf and J. Worth Estes.
Publisher Date:New York : Henry Holt, 1995.
Subject:O'Brian, Patrick, 1914-2000 -- Language -- Glossaries, vocabularies, etc. Historical fiction, English -- Dictionaries. Naval art and science -- Dictionaries Sea stories, English -- Dictionaries.