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Captain from Connecticut

C. S. Forester

Captain from Connecticut

by C. S. Forester

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Published by M. Joseph in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementC.S. Forester.
The Physical Object
Pagination320p.
Number of Pages320
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15177459M
ISBN 100718100522
OCLC/WorldCa154635602

Cecil Louis Troughton Smith (27 August – 2 April ), known by his pen name Cecil Scott "C. S." Forester, was an English novelist known for writing tales of naval warfare, such as the book Horatio Hornblower series depicting a Royal Navy officer during the Napoleonic Hornblower novels A Ship of the Line and Flying Colours were jointly awarded the James Tait Black Memorial. Mass Market Paperback. 12mo-over 6¾"-7¾" Tall. pages. Early Bantam Books Edition, book # (Marvh/); Author's first novel. In the second year of the war of , a blizzard & Long Island Sound with galloping whitecaps. C.S. Forester's first American hero, Captain Josiah Peabody, USN & his Yankee frigate mission to break the British 5/5(1).

The captain from Connecticut: the life and naval times of Isaac Hull User Review - Not Available - Book Verdict. A well-written and scholarly account, this biography traces . Get this from a library! The captain from Connecticut. [C S Forester] -- In the second year of the War of , Captain Peabody's mission is to break the British blockade. A blizzard has cut visibility to yards. Who would expect a Yankee frigate to be in the Long Island.

Get this from a library! The captain from Connecticut. [C S Forester] -- Set during the War of Captain Josiah Peabody, has served in the United States Navy since its earliest days. He also overcame alcoholism by sheer will power, having come from a family of. - The captain from Connecticut / by C.S. Forester.


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In "The Captain from Connecticut" he applies his narrative skills to the infant American Navy of the time. It's the War ofand a powerful American frigate fights free of the British blockade to take the war to the enemy in the Caribbean. Using fictional tools to illustrate historical events, Forester spins his usual competent tale of /5().

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Making a difficult passage between keeping his powerful frigate of the Constitu. The Captain from Connecticut is set at the tail end of the Napoleonic Wars, and the War of Captain Josiah Peabody, United States Navy, in command of the USS Delaware escapes the British Blockade out of New York City in the winter of and sails south to destroy British commerce in the Caribbean.

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