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Battle Fleet : adventures of a young sailor / Paul Dowswell ; [illustrations by Peter Bailey].

Dowswell, Paul. (Author). Bailey, Peter, 1946- illustrator. (Added Author).
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  • ISBN: 9781599900803
  • ISBN: 1599900807
  • Physical Description: 290 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
  • Edition: 1st U.S. ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Bloomsbury U.S.A. Children's Books : 2008.

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General Note: Originally published: Great Britain : Bloomsbury, 2007.
Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references.
Summary, etc.: Having escaped death in Australia, Sam endures a dangerous sea voyage back to England, where he rejoins the Navy and becomes midshipman on the Victory as it prepares for the Battle of Trafalgar.
Subject: Great Britain > History, Naval > 19th century > Juvenile fiction.
Napoleonic Wars, 1800-1815 > Juvenile fiction.
Trafalgar, Battle of, 1805 > Juvenile fiction.
Great Britain > History, Naval > 19th century > Fiction.
Napoleonic Wars, 1800-1815 > Fiction.
Trafalgar, Battle of, 1805 > Fiction.
Sea stories.

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