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C. S. Forester

(1899—1966) English novelist


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(1899–1966),

is principally remembered for his seafaring novels set during the Napoleonic wars, featuring Horatio Hornblower, introduced in 1937 in The Happy Return. His other works include Brown on Resolution (1929), The African Queen (1935), and The Hornblower Companion (1964).

Subjects: Literature — History.


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