Hornblower During the Crisis by C. S. ForesterHornblower During the Crisis by C. S. Forester

Hornblower During the Crisis

byC. S. Forester

Paperback | April 1, 1990

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This eleventh and final volume in C.S. Forester's classic naval adventure series finds hero Horatio Hornblower still a captain, struggling ot do his part to bring glory and victory to England during the Napoleonic Wars. Though the tale was incomplete at Forester's death, the completed portion delivers a full measure of action at sea, as the exigencies of war force Hornblower to fight alongside a man whom he has unintentionally helped to court-martial. The text is followed by the author's notes regarding its concusion.
Born Cecil Louis Troughton Smith on August 27, 1899, in Cairo, Egypt, where his father was a government official, C. S. Forester grew up mainly in England. He was educated at Dulwich College, studying medicine briefly before decidint to become a writer. Forester moved to the United States before the start of World War II, and lived in ...
Title:Hornblower During the CrisisFormat:PaperbackDimensions:176 pages, 8.22 × 5.56 × 0.46 inPublished:April 1, 1990Publisher:Back Bay BooksLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0316289442

ISBN - 13:9780316289443

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Enjoy an epic saga of turmoil and triumph on the high seas. Hornblower During the Crisis is part of C.S. Forester’s classic series of high-seas adventure novels. It recounts the adventures of one of the most daring and resourceful officers in the Royal Navy, Horatio Hornblower, as he sails valiantly into battle after battle against Napoleon’s forces.