From Our Editors
His cool judgement under fire shows that young Hornblower is maturing as he repeatedly defeats the Spanish warships
From the Publisher
With interest in nautical adventure stories reaching unprecedented heights -- as evidenced by the success of The Perfect Storm, Patrick O'Brian's bestselling Aubrey/Maturin novels, the Titanic phenomenon, etc. -- now is the ideal time for readers to rediscover the pleasures and excitement of C. S. Forester's epic saga of turmoil and tr...