Her Majesty's ship Sutherland is a humdrum ship of the line. But in command none other than the heroic Captain Hornblower and, with his crew from the Lydia, looks set to take on commando raids, hurricanes at sea and Napoleons's gun batteries.
C. S. Forester (Author)
C. S. Forester was born in Cairo in 1899. After studying medicine at Guy's Hospital, he turned to writing as a career. On the outbreak of the Second World War he entered the Ministry of Information and later sailed with the Royal Navy to collect t...