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Patrick O'Brian is the author of twenty volumes in the highly respected Aubrey/Maturin series of novels. (Publisher Provided) Patrick O'Brien was born in Ireland in 1914. His education included the Sorbonne. O'Brian has produced a variety of works, including biographies of Picasso and Sir Joseph Banks and translations of the novels and memoirs of Simone de Beauvoir, but he is best known for the creation of an unlikely pair of Napoleonic War-era heroes in the Aubrey-Maturin Series. British naval officer Jack Aubrey and Irish scholar and physician Stephen Maturin have been featured in more than a novels published in Great Britain (five of which have also appeared in America). He died on January 2, 2000. (Bowker Author Biography)
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The principal author here is Patrick O'Brian famous for the Aubrey-Maturin novels.  The birth name of this author was Richard Patrick Russ. He changed his name by deed poll in August 1945 to Patrick O'Brian, under which name his books were published.

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The Coming of Age (Translator, some editions) 420 copies, 3 reviews
Daily Life of the Aztecs (Translator, some editions) 392 copies, 2 reviews
Daily Life in the Time of Jesus (Translator, some editions) 384 copies, 3 reviews
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All Said and Done (Translator, some editions) 343 copies, 2 reviews
Murder & Other Acts of Literature (Contributor) 135 copies, 1 review
Rough Water: Stories of Survival from the Sea (Contributor) 74 copies, 1 review
The Quicksand War: Prelude to Vietnam (Translator, some editions) 17 copies
A Feast of Stories (Contributor) 11 copies

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