Lieutenant Hornblower

By: Forester, C.S.

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Book Condition: Near Fine

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.

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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

Author Name: Forester, C.S.

Categories: Action & Adventure,

Publisher: Back Bay Books: 1998

ISBN Number: 0316290637

ISBN Number 13: 9780316290630

Binding: Soft cover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Type: Book

Size: 8vo 8 in tall

Seller ID: 503004238

Keywords: Historical Fiction. Nautical. Navy. Napoleonic Wars.