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Admiral Hornblower in the West Indies

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Publisher:
Little, Brown,
Pub. Date:
2000, ©1986.
Language:
English
Accelerated Reader:
IL: UG - BL: 7.5 - AR Pts: 17
Description
These thrilling tales of high-seas adventure in the Napoleonic era, which Winston Churchill found "vastly entertaining" and Ernest Hemingway recommended to "every literate I know", are being eagerly embraced by a new generation of readers. Back Bay takes pleasure in reissuing these classic tales in handsome new trade paperback editions. -- The Hornblower renaissance is in full sail with a nearly tenfold increase in sales: more than I5O, OOO Hornblower books sold in the first six months of 1999. -- The A&E television network's series of original movies based on Hornblower's adventures have been tremendously successful -- praised by critics, enjoyed by hundreds of thousands of viewers, and winner of the Emmy Award for best miniseries. -- Two new movies will be premiering in the spring on A&E. -- Readers and booksellers who admire Patrick O'Brian's novels delight in discovering this "new" series of nautical adventure stories.
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ISBN:
9780316289412
Accelerated Reader:
UG
Level 7.5, 17 Points
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Grouping Title admiral hornblower in the west indies
Grouping Author forester c s
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2018-11-16 04:17:45AM
Last Indexed 2018-12-17 04:41:07AM

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display_description 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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series Horatio Hornblower saga
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subject_facet , Great Britain -- History, Naval -- 19th century -- Fiction, Historical fiction, Hornblower, Horatio (Fictitious character) -- Fiction, Napoleonic Wars, 1800-1815 -- Fiction, Sea stories, War stories, West Indies -- History -- Fiction, West Indies -- History, Naval -- Fiction
title_display Admiral Hornblower in the West Indies
title_full Admiral Hornblower in the West Indies / by C.S. Forester
title_short Admiral Hornblower in the West Indies
topic_facet History, History, Naval, Hornblower, Horatio (Fictitious character), Napoleonic Wars, 1800-1815