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2 edition of Hornblower and the "Atropos". found in the catalog.

Hornblower and the "Atropos".

C. S. Forester

Hornblower and the "Atropos".

by C. S. Forester

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Published by Joseph .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Originally published 1953 (B53-13757).

The Physical Object
Pagination302p.,19cm
Number of Pages302
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20721078M

New York: Little Brown & Co, SCARCE, the true first edition of C. S Forester's fifth Horatio Hornblower novel, precedes the Michael Joseph London edition, and RARE in such handsome condition. Near Fine, top edge foxed, hints of toning to. Under the guns of a suspicious port captain and the threat of a Spanish frigate more than double Atropos's size, Hornblower must steer his ship unscathed and triumphant This is the fourth of eleven books chronicling the adventures of C.S. Forester's inimitable nautical .

A Horatio Hornblower Tale of the Sea. , and Hornblower is both humbled and honoured in quick succession After near disaster on board a canal barge, Horatio Hornblower is given his first assignment as Captain, taking charge of the Atropos, a gun sloop that will act as flagship for the funeral procession of Lord Nelson. Soon the Atropos 4/5(1). Hornblower leads a ship into the Mediterranean in this "intense and exciting" installment (New York Times) of C. S. Forester's beloved naval adventure the wake of a humbling incident aboard a canal boat in the Cotswolds, young Captain Horatio Hornblower arrives in London to take command of the Atropos, a gun sloop barely large enough to require a captain/5(K).

  The Happy Return (Hornblower Saga #6) by C.S. Forester Audiobook Full. Hornblower and the Atropos (Unabridged) audiobook, by C. S. Forester I find Hornblower admirable, vastly entertaining - Winston Churchill In the wake of a humbling incident aboard a canal boat in the Cotswolds, young Captain Horatio Hornblower arrives in London to take command of the Atropos, a gun sloop barely large enough to require a captain.


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FREE Shipping on $35 or more. Due to COVID, orders may be delayed.4/4(24). JanuaryHornblower is called upon to act as a bargeman while traveling with his wife and baby son to London where he is to take command of 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. 'Battle, storm, shipwreck, disease - what were Released on: Ma   Unless you're unlucky enough to be trapped somewhere with just one book, newcomers to Hornblower are faced with a key decision: to read the books in the order Forester wrote them or in the order of their internal instance, "The Happy Return" introduced the world to Hornblower, but the series has five other books with events predating.

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In the wake of a humbling incident aboard a canal boat in the Cotswolds, young Captain Horatio Hornblower arrives in London to take command of the Atropos, a gun sloop barely large enough to require a captain.

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Forester's beloved naval adventure saga. In the wake of a humbling incident aboard a canal boat in the Cotswolds, young Captain Horatio Hornblower arrives in London to take command of the Atropos, a gun sloop barely large /5(K).

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The junior captain saves Nelson's funeral procession, recovers treasure from Turkish waters and captures a Spanish ship of the line. I particularly enjoyed the salvage operation use of Ceylonese divers, probably without artificial air--wow!.

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But soon his 5/5(1). ‎In this, the Fifth volume of the Hornblower Saga, while making his way with his wife Maria and baby son to London on a Cotswold canal, Hornblower is called upon to act as a bargeman, giving the reader an unexpected image of late 18th century England. Once arrived and captain of the smallest ship in /5(80).

"Hornblower and the Atropos" is one of the best of the renowned Hornblower series of novels. Set during the Napoleonic Wars, Captain Horatio Hornblower is given command of the "Atropos" -- a twenty-two gunner that is the smallest vessel in the British Navy which merits a /5().Hornblower and the Atropos.

Admiral Hornblower in the West Indies. Before you buy Hornblower books you might want to know that the last book in the series, Hornblower During the Crisis, was left unfinished since the author sadly passed away before finishing it.

The novel was completed using the author’s summary and other notes left by C.S.Hornblower and the Atropos by C.S. Forester is about the journey of Captain Hornblower and his exciting adventures of arriving to his new ship, Atropos.

The plot takes place in where he and his pregnant wife and son are, on board the Queen Charlotte, traveling.