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Victory of Eagles

Temeraire Series, Book 5 · Temeraire

by Naomi Novik Author · Simon Vance Narrator

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Naomi Novik's triumphant debut, His Majesty's Dragon, introduced a dynamic new pair of heroes to the annals of fantasy fiction: the noble fighting dragon Temeraire and his master and commander, Capt. Will Laurence. Now in the latest novel, they soar to new heights of breathtaking action and brilliant imagination.
It is a grim time for the dragon Temeraire. On the heels of his mission to Africa, seeking the cure for a deadly contagion, he has been removed from military service–and his captain, Will Laurence, has been condemned to death for treason. For Britain, conditions are grimmer still: Napoleon's resurgent forces have breached the Channel and successfully invaded English soil. Napoleon's prime objective: the occupation of London.
Separated by their own government and threatened at every turn by Napoleon's forces, Laurence and Temeraire must struggle to find each other amid the turmoil of war and to aid the resistance against the invasion before Napoleon's foothold on England's shores can become a stranglehold.
If only they can be reunited, master and dragon might rally Britain's scattered forces and take the fight to the enemy as never before–for king and country, and for their own liberty. But can the French aggressors be well and truly routed, or will a treacherous alliance deliver Britain into the hands of her would- be conquerors?

Publication Details

Publisher:
Penguin Random House Audio Publishing Group
Imprint:
Random House Audio
Edition:
Unabridged
Publication Date:
2008
Series:
Temeraire

Format

  • OverDrive MP3 Audiobook 287.6 MB
  • OverDrive Listen 287.1 MB

Naomi Novik (Author)

Naomi Novik is the acclaimed author of His Majesty's Dragon, Throne of Jade, Black Powder War, and Empire of Ivory, the first four volumes of the Temeraire series. A history buff with a particular interest in the Napoleonic era, Novik studied Engl...

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