Mr Midshipman Hornblower

Author: Cecil Scott Forester
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1794: As Britain and France eye one another belligerently across the Channel, H.M.S. JUSTINIAN lies at anchor in Spithead, and the King's latest bad bargain, seventeen-year-old Horatio Hornblower, is hauled aboard to join the crew as midshipman. This sheltered, diffident youth must somehow endure not only the harsh privations of naval life, but also the brutal Mr. Simpson, tyrant of the midshipmen's berth, bitter over his long-awaited commission being refused. As Hornblower's vision of a noble nautical career crumbles, and his misery mounts to unbearable heights, there seems only one way of escape - a duel at dawn...
Mr. Midshipman Hornblower
Language: en
Pages: 336
Authors: Cecil Scott Forester
Categories: Great Britain
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018 - Publisher:

1794: As Britain and France eye one another belligerently across the Channel, H.M.S. JUSTINIAN lies at anchor in Spithead, and the King's latest bad bargain, seventeen-year-old Horatio Hornblower, is hauled aboard to join the crew as midshipman. This sheltered, diffident youth must somehow endure not only the harsh privations of
Mr Midshipman Hornblower
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: C.S. Forester
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-10-05 - Publisher: Penguin UK

Join young Horatio Hornblower in the thrilling naval adventure from the author of The Good Shepherd, now a major-motion picture starring Tom Hanks 'A joyous creation, a perfection in words. Young Hornblower is, simply, one of the most complete creations of character in fiction' Conn Iggulden, The Independent _______ 1793,
Mr Midshipman Hornblower
Language: en
Pages: 88
Authors: Cecil Scott Forester, Rosemary Border
Categories: Foreign Language Study
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000 - Publisher: Oxford University

The books are graded at six vocabulary levels, ranging from 400 words (Beginning) to 2,500 words (Advanced.)
Oxford Bookworms Library: Stage 4: Mr Midshipman Hornblower
Language: en
Pages: 96
Authors: C. S. Forester
Categories: Foreign Language Study
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-01-03 - Publisher: OUP Oxford

Word count 14,700
The Young Hornblower Omnibus
Language: en
Pages: 640
Authors: C.S. Forester
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000-12-07 - Publisher: Penguin UK

Join young Horatio Hornblower in the thrilling naval adventure from the author of The Good Shepherd, now a major-motion picture starring Tom Hanks 'A joyous creation, a perfection in words. Young Hornblower is, simply, one of the most complete creations of character in fiction' Conn Iggulden, The Independent Seventeen-year-old Hornblower