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Published by Little, Brown and Company in Boston .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Great Britain

Subjects:

  • Hornblower, Horatio (Fictitious character) -- Fiction.,
  • Napoleonic Wars, 1800-1815 -- Fiction.,
  • Sea stories, English.,
  • War stories, English.,
  • Great Britain -- History, Naval -- 19th century -- Fiction.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Each volume was first published separately.

Other titlesBeat to quarters., Ship of the line., Flying colours.
Statementby C.S. Forester ...
ContributionsForester, C. S. 1899-1966., Forester, C. S. 1899-1966., Forester, C. S. 1899-1966.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ3.F75956 Cap2, PR6011.O56 Cap2
The Physical Object
Pagination3 v.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6457464M
LC Control Number43021291
OCLC/WorldCa16737936

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