Captain Hornblower R.N.: Hornblower and the 'Atropos', The Happy Return, A Ship of the Line by C S Forester

This book follows the thrilling adventures of a brave and strategic naval officer during the Napoleonic Wars. The protagonist is placed in charge of the 'Atropos', the smallest ship in the Navy's fleet, where he must navigate a series of challenging missions, including the recovery of treasure from the bottom of the Mediterranean Sea. The story also chronicles his return to England, where he must deal with a mutinous crew and the challenges of commanding a ship of the line. The protagonist's courage, intelligence, and leadership are tested at every turn, making for an exciting and captivating read.

The 882nd greatest book of all time


Published
1937
Nationality
British
Type
Fiction
Pages
Unknown
Words
Unknown
Original Language
English

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