Five adventures of Horatio Hornblower, two when he was a Lieutenant, two as Captain, and one as Admiral of the Fleet, collected here for the first time. These stories about daring exploits, compassion, and challenging discoveries were written outside the confines of books provide very different insights into
this complex man Hornblower, and were published by magazines. Forester has given free reign to his character and circumstances to further the development of Hornblower's character.
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This product was added to our catalog on Wednesday 29 June, 2011.