Admiral Hornblower Omnibus: Flying Colours / The Commodore / Lord Hornblower / Hornblower in the West Indies

# Read ! Admiral Hornblower Omnibus: Flying Colours / The Commodore / Lord Hornblower / Hornblower in the West Indies by C. S. Forester à eBook or Kindle ePUB. Admiral Hornblower Omnibus: Flying Colours / The Commodore / Lord Hornblower / Hornblower in the West Indies Hornblower series is fantastic. Book club Richard Love all the Hornblower books. Its a great series, very well-written, love the characters. Highly recommended!. This is a fine series of stories according to Gary McNeel Jr.. Well written and historically accurate, I found these keeping me up late each night. This is the last of the series (I had the omnibus versions with several books in one book). I loved that the stories dealt with so many real life situations and use of nautical terminolog

Admiral Hornblower Omnibus: Flying Colours / The Commodore / Lord Hornblower / Hornblower in the West Indies

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Rating : 4.80 (852 Votes)
Asin : 014011940X
Format Type : paperback
Number of Pages : 768 Pages
Publish Date : 2014-04-14
Language : English

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He made a voyage to the Bering Sea to gather material for a similar book on the United States Navy, and it was during this trip that he was stricken with arteriosclerosis, a disease which left him crippled. However, he continued to write and in the Hornblower novels created the most renowned sailor in contemporary fiction. He studied medicine at Guy's Hospital and, after leaving Guy's without a degree, he turned to writing as a career. Forester was born in Cairo in 1899, where his father was stationed as a government official. His firs

Hornblower series is fantastic. Book club Richard Love all the Hornblower books. It's a great series, very well-written, love the characters. Highly recommended!. "This is a fine series of stories" according to Gary McNeel Jr.. Well written and historically accurate, I found these keeping me up late each night. This is the last of the series (I had the omnibus versions with several books in one book). I loved that the stories dealt with so many real life situations and use of nautical terminology. The stories also really build the personalities of many of the. Morley Eldridge said I still love the Hornblower character with his inability to be content. I reread these on Kindle, for the first time in a few decades. I still love the Hornblower character with his inability to be content with his life and performance, his constant worry about failure, and his feelings that success is tainted either by the failings or motives of the superiors giving him the honours, or by simple boredom.

An omnibus edition compromising of four C S Forester's classic seafaring tales about Horatio Hornblower, namely: Flying Colours, The Commodore, Lord Hornblower and Hornblower in the West Indies.

He made a voyage to the Bering Sea to gather material for a similar book on the United States Navy, and it was during this trip that he was stricken with arteriosclerosis, a disease which left him crippled. He died in 1966. . S. However, he continued to write and in the Hornblower novels created the most renowned sailor in contemporary fiction. On the outbreak of war he entered the Ministry of Information and later he sailed with the Royal Navy to collect the material for The Ship. C

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