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Summary: At the start of World War I, German imperial troops burn down a mission in Africa. The mission's clergyman was so overtaken with disappointment that he passes away. Shortly after his well-educated, snooty sister Rose buries her brother, she must leave on the only available transport, the 'African Queen' steamboat. The boat is manned by the ill-mannered bachelor, Charlie. Together they embark on...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Paramount 2010

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Forester, C. S. (Cecil Scott)

Summary: Hornblower's new mission is a delicate one because he must maintain good diplomatic relations with Russia and Sweden at all costs and, at the same time, keep Napoleon's forces out of the Baltic.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Back Bay Books 2000

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Forester, C. S. (Cecil Scott)

Summary: A prisoner of the French after he was forced to surrender his ship, Captain Horatio Hornblower faces a trial by his captor, if he can escape, a court-martial back in England.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown 1986

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Forester, C. S. (Cecil Scott)

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Publisher / Publication Date: The Modern library 1940

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Forester, C. S. (Cecil Scott)

Summary: In the wake of a humbling incident aboard a canal boat in the Cotswolds, Captain Horatio Hornblower arrives in London to take command of the Atropos, a 22-gun sloop barely large enough to require a captain. Her first assignment under Hornblower's command is as flagship for the funeral procession of Lord Nelson. Soon Atropos is part of the Mediterranean fleet's harassment of Napoleon, recovering...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown 1985

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Forester, C. S. (Cecil Scott)

Summary: Horatio Hornblower is only seventeen when he joins His Majesty's Royal Navy as a Midshipman. He's dangerously unschooled in seafaring and the ways of seamen, but he's saved by his quick, mathematical mind and keen eye.... This is where it all begins--where young Hornblower gets his sea legs and shows the makings of the legend he will later become.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Back Bay Books 1998

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Forester, C. S. (Cecil Scott)

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Publisher / Publication Date: 1956

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Forester, C. S. (Cecil Scott)

Contents: Gold from Crete.--Dawn attack.--Depth charge!--Night stalk.--Intelligence.--Eagle squadron.--An egg for the major.--"You are welcome!"--The dumb Dutchman.--If Hitler had invaded England.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown 1970

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Forester, C. S. (Cecil Scott)

Summary: On the threshold of securing his first post as captain, Hornblower finds himself forced by the exigencies of war to fight alongside a man whom he has unintentionally helped to court-martial.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown 1967

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Forester, C. S. (Cecil Scott)

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Publisher / Publication Date: The press of the Readers club 1942

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Forester, C. S. (Cecil Scott)

Summary: As commander-in-chief of His Majesty's ships and vessels in the West Indies, Admiral Hornblower faces pirates, revolutionaries, and a blistering hurricane in the chaotic aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown 1989

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Forester, C. S. (Cecil Scott)

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Publisher / Publication Date: Naval Institute Press 1998

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Forester, C. S. (Cecil Scott)

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Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown 1959

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Forester, C. S. (Cecil Scott)

Contents: The man in the yellow raft.--Triumph of the Boon.--The boy stood on the burning deck.--Dr. Blanke's first command.--Counterpunch.--U.S.S. Cornucopia.--December 6th.--Rendezvous.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown 1969

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Forester, C. S. (Cecil Scott)

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Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown 1985

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Forester, C. S. (Cecil Scott)

Summary: After only one night with his bride, Hornblower, as commander of the frigate Hotspur, sails for duty off the French Coast to keep Napoleon from invading England.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown 1985

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Forester, C. S. (Cecil Scott)

Summary: Relates Horatio's adventures as a Lieutenant until his promotion to Commander during the early years of the Napoleonic Wars.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Back Bay Books 1980

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Forester, C. S. (Cecil Scott)

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Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown 1968

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Forester, C. S. (Cecil Scott)

Summary: As his naval battles with Napoleon conclude, Horatio Hornblower must rescue a man he knows to be a tyrant from the mutiny of his crew.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown 2000

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Summary: Salty saga of the bravest skipper ever to sail the seas- Captain Horatio Hornblower. The English Captain sailed during the Napoleonic era, and out thought, outmaneuvered and outfought his rivals, but was more than a little at sea when faced with a beautiful woman!

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Publisher / Publication Date: Distributed by Warner Home Video 2007

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Summary: Peacetime (1807). Hornblower is forced to make a living at the gaming tables and gets caught up in a budding romance with his landlady's daughter, Maria. Hornblower goes on a reconnaissance mission that uncovers French perfidy, leading to renewed war. Complications arise when he is betrayed and temporarily imprisoned. Hornblower and Maria get married.

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Publisher / Publication Date: A & E 2003

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Summary: The A & E miniseries based on Forester's novels of Horatio Hornblower, following his career from a reticent midshipman to a self-assured and courageous officer.

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Publisher / Publication Date: A & E Home Video 2005

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