Hornblower and the Hotspur by C. S. Forester

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Subjects:

  • Classics,
  • Historical - General,
  • Sea Stories,
  • Chronological Period/1800-1850,
  • Fiction / Historical,
  • Fiction/Classics,
  • Fiction/Sea Stories,
  • Unabridged Audio / Literature Classics,
  • Fiction,
  • Unabridged Audio - Literature Classics

Edition Notes

Book details

ContributionsNicolas Coster (Reader)
The Physical Object
FormatAudio CD
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL12494186M
ISBN 101597771627
ISBN 109781597771627
OCLC/WorldCa226352326

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Forester. The books have also appeared on various films, radio and Television series such as in the film named ‘Captain Horatio Hornblower’, and the A& E and ITV television series. April The Peace of Amiens is breaking down. Napoleon is building ships and amassing an army just across the Channel.

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The novel was completed using the author’s summary and other notes left by C.S Forester. Check out this great listen on Napoleon is about to invade England, and it falls to young Horatio Hornblower to stop him. This is the third in C. Forester's 11 volume series about one of the Royal Navy's most daring and resourceful officers.

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Hornblower and the Hotspur by C. Forester; 14 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Literature, Open Library Staff Picks, Fiction in English, Horatio. This series covers the books, 'Mr Midshipman Hornblower', 'Lieutenant Hornblower', 'Hornblower and the Hotspur' and 'Lord Hornblower'.

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Forester. Newly-married lieutenant Horatio Hornblower, master and commander of HMS Hotspur, leaves England during the last few days of the Peace of Amiens to reconnoiter the disposition of the French fleet anchored at Brest.

Hornblower and the Hotspur () is the third book in the series chronologically, but the tenth by order of publication, and serves as the basis for one of the episodes of the Hornblower series of television films.

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academic and scholarly books and Modern First Editions,and all types of Academic Literature.). Hornblower and the Hotspur by C. Forester,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. Hotspur rose to a wave, lay over, and Hornblower, taken by surprise, staggered down the deck on to Cargill’s broad chest.

Luckily Cargill was a heavy-weight and fast of footing; he took the shock without staggering—otherwise he and his captain might have gone reeling across the deck into the scuppers.

No one is better at creating thrilling authentic nautical adventures than C. Forester, "a master of the genre," says The New York Times. One of eleven volumes in the series, Hornblower and the "Hotspur" takes place injust as Napoleon is amassing an army of ships destined to attack England.

The task of stopping him falls to young Horatio Hornblower, one of the Royal Navy's most. The Young Hornblower Omnibus by C. Forester,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5().

In Hornblower and the Hotspur he is part of the blockade of Brest, and in Hornblower and the Atropos he is sent on a perilous mission into the Eastern Mediterranean. Mr Midshipman Hornblower and Hornblower in the West Indies are collections of short stories rather than novels, the latter with Hornblower an admiral near the end of his career.

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