The Thirteen-Gun Salute by Patrick O’Brian: a short review

There’s some wonderful writing in this book–the first chapter, in particular, is a tour-de-force of historical reconstruction–but I find the book less than satisfying.


This short review was originally published on LibraryThing.

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