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In this gripping tale of turmoil and triumph on the high seas, Horatio Hornblower emerges from his apprenticeship as midshipman to face new responsibilities thrust upon him by the fortunes of war between Napoleon and Spain. Enduring near-mutiny, bloody hand-to-hand combat with Spanish seamen, deck-splintering sea battles, and the violence and horror of life on the fighting ships of the Napoleonic Wars, the young lieutenant distinguishes himself in his first independent command. He also faces an adventure unique in his experience: Maria.
Title: Lieutenant Hornblower
Categories: Action & Adventure,
Publisher: Back Bay Books: 1998
ISBN Number: 0316290637
ISBN Number 13: 9780316290630
Binding: Soft cover
Book Condition: Near Fine
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 503004238
Description: Nearly new, light thumbing. Text clean. Slight black mark on top edge near spine. A 1998 reprint. An historical novel about young sailor Horatio Hornblower braving nautical battles during the Napoleonic Wars. One of 12 Hornblower novels penned by Forester.
Keywords: Historical Fiction. Nautical. Navy. Napoleonic Wars.