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138SquadronRAF Supporting Member of TMP10 Aug 2017 9:33 a.m. PST

The BBC has a wireless drama featuring Patrick O'Brian's "Desolation Island".

Part 1 is here. Like many BBC domestic radio broadcasts it's only available for a limited time – currently 29 days left to go;


14Bore10 Aug 2017 1:28 p.m. PST

Its a shame this was my last Aubrey Maturin book I read but going to listen anyway and pass it on.

14Bore10 Aug 2017 4:41 p.m. PST

Just finished episode 1, helped having read that not long ago.

138SquadronRAF Supporting Member of TMP11 Aug 2017 7:31 a.m. PST

Episode 2 up today

14Bore11 Aug 2017 11:45 a.m. PST

Sunday will pass it along to the Book thread on another website, the Aubrey/ Maturin novels are very popular.

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