The Nautical Chart by Arturo Pérez-Reverte

The Nautical Chart

Arturo Pérez-Reverte with Margaret Sayers Peden (Translator)

fiction historical mystery adventurous mysterious reflective slow-paced

466 pages | first published 2000

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Coy is a sailor without a ship.T nger Soto is a woman with an obsession to find the Dei Gloria, a ship sunk during the seventeenth century, and El Piloto is an old man with the sailboat on which all three set out to seek their fortune together. Or...
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Summary of 150 reviews


adventurous 100%
mysterious 33%
reflective 33%
tense 33%


slow 66%
medium 33%

Plot- or character-driven?

A mix: 50% | Plot: 50%

Strong character development?

No: 66% | Yes: 33%

Loveable characters?

It's complicated: 100%

Diverse cast of characters?

No: 66% | It's complicated: 33%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 66% | No: 33%

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