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What does POB stand for?

POB stands for Patrick O'Brian (author)

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Award-winning English novelist Patrick O'Brian is best known for his meticulously researched and highly detailed Aubrey-Maturin series, which follows the friendship between Royal Navy Captain Jack Aubrey and Irish-Catalan physician Stephen Maturin, who joins Aubrey's crew as the ship's surgeon.
Cormac McCarthy and Margaret Atwood leavened with Ernest Hemingway, Charles Dickens or Daniel Silva; James Joyce, Jane Austen and Peter Temple mixed in with a little Kathy Reichs, Patrick O'Brian, Eva Ibbotson or Stephen Donaldson.
This is a story of daring and intrigue worthy of Patrick O'Brian and a fascinating slice of history.