The Wine-Dark Sea
Publisher: Random House (Audio)
Date: January 2002
Duration: 5 hours 15 minutes
In their 16th outing, Jack Aubrey and Stephen Maturin pursue a prize into the Great Southern Ocean.
The story takes Maturin to South America. Caught up in a failed coup, he flees across the Andes. Aubrey makes a desperate voyage in a open boat, but both survive and are reunited.
'The best chapter yet in the continuing saga of life in Nelson's navy.' (Publishers Weekly)