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  • The Happy Returnby C.S. Forester

    Penguin Books Ltd 2006; US$ 12.68

    June, 1808 – and off the Coast of Nicaragua Captain Horatio Hornblower has his hands full … Now in command of HMS Lydia, a thirty-six-gun frigate, Hornblower has instructions to form an alliance against the Spanish colonies with a mad and messianic revolutionary, El Supremo; to find a water route across the Central American isthmus; and ‘to take,... more...

  • A Ship of the Lineby C.S. Forester

    Penguin Books Ltd 2011; US$ 12.68

    May, 1810 – and thirty-nine-year-old Captain Horatio Hornblower has been handed his first ship of the line … Though the seventy-four-gun HMS Sutherland is ‘the ugliest and least desirable two-decker in the Navy’ and a crew shortage means he must recruit two hundred and fifty landlubbers, Hornblower knows that by the time Sutherland and her squadron... more...

  • Lord Hornblowerby C.S. Forester

    Penguin Books Ltd 2011; US$ 12.68

    1813, and Horatio Hornblower is propelled toward the heart of the French Empire and his old enemy, Napoleon . . . Sir Horatio Hornblower has received strict and highly confidential orders from the highest rank: he must embark upon a grave and perilous mission to recapture the Flame in the Bay of Seine, where the brutal and foul-tempered Lieutenant... more...

  • Flying Coloursby C.S. Forester

    Penguin Books Ltd 2006; US$ 12.68

    A humiliated and shipless captive of the French, Horatio Hornblower faces execution unless he can escape and make a triumphant return to England … Forced to surrender his ship, HMS Sutherland, after a long and bloody battle, Captain Horatio Hornblower is held prisoner in a French fortress. Prospects turn bleaker when he learns that he and Lt. Bush... more...

  • The Young Hornblower Omnibusby C.S. Forester

    Penguin Books Ltd 2000; US$ 18.32

    The Young Hornblower - a truly formidable force in His Majesty's Service The seventeen-year-old Hornblower became notorious as soon as he stepped on board ship - as the midshipman who was seasick in Spithead. But he was soon to gain his sea legs. Amid battle, action and adventure he proves himself time and time again - courageous in danger,... more...

  • Hornblower in the West Indiesby C.S. Forester

    Penguin Books Ltd 2011; US$ 12.68

    1815, the Napoleonic Wars are over. Yet peace continues to elude Horatio Hornblower overseas … As an admiral struggling to impose order in the chaotic aftermath of the French wars, Horatio Hornblower, Commander-in-chief of His Majesty’s ships and vessels in the West Indies, must still face savage pirates, reckless revolutionaries and a violent hurricane.... more...

  • Mr Midshipman Hornblowerby C.S. Forester

    Penguin Books Ltd 2006; US$ 12.68

    The first Horatio Hornblower Tale of the Sea 1793, the eve of the Napoleonic Wars, and Midshipman Horatio Hornblower receives his first command . . . As a seventeen-year-old with a touch of sea sickness, young Horatio Hornblower hardly cuts a dash in His Majesty's navy. Yet from the moment he is ordered to board a French merchant ship in the Bay... more...

  • Hornblower and the Hotspurby C.S. Forester

    Penguin Books Ltd 2006; US$ 12.68

    The Third Horatio Hornblower Tale of the Sea April 1803, and the Peace of Amiens is failing as Horatio Hornblower takes a sloop on a vital reconnaissance mission . . . On the day of his marriage to Maria, Hornblower is ordered to take the Hotspur and head for Brest - war is coming and Napoleon will not catch His Majesty's navy with its britches... more...

  • The Shipby C.S. Forester

    Penguin Books Ltd 2006; US$ 11.27

    One vital convoy can break Mussolini’s stranglehold on Malta – but it is intercepted in the Mediterranean by enemy warships … Five light British cruisers are left to beat back the armed might of the Italian battle fleet and C.S. Forester – creator of Horatio Hornblower – takes us aboard HMS Artemis as she steams into battle against overwhelming... more...

  • Captain Hornblower R.N.by C.S. Forester

    Penguin Books Ltd 1987; US$ 18.32

    "Hornblower and the Atropos" skippering the flagship for Nelson's funeral on the Thames is not Hornblower's idea of thrilling action. But soon his orders come, and he sets sail for the Mediterranean in the Atropos. 'Battle, storm, shipwreck, disease - what were the chances that he would never come back again?' "The happy return" Hornblower sails the... more...