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Patrick O'Brian's '21' Reveals Seeds of Last Novel

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Patrick O'Brian's '21' Reveals Seeds of Last Novel

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Master and Commander author Patrick O'Brian's last work in the Aubrey/Maturin series is an unfinished fragment. Now the work is to be published, an idea that has brought joy and concern to fans of the nautical books.

Guest:

Starling Lawrence, American editor of Patrick O'Brian's Aubrey-Maturin Series; editor-in-chief, WW. Norton