The Real Hornblower: Life of Admiral Sir James Gordon, GCB

By: Perrett, Bryan

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Ever since C.S.Forester's fictional hero Hornblower began to delight readers , there has been speculation as to which naval officer he was based on. The author believes that Forester based Hornblower on Captain James Alexander Gordon RN, and with further investigation he found more correlation between the two figures. The DJ shows light ware to the edges and corners.

Title: The Real Hornblower: Life of Admiral Sir James Gordon, GCB

Author: Perrett, Bryan

Categories: Sir James Gordon, British Naval,

Edition: Reprints

Publisher: UK., Arms & Armour Ltd: 1998

ISBN: 1854094068

ISBN 13: 9781854094063

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Type: Book

Size: 64mo - up to 3

Sellers ID: 02790

Keywords: Hornblower , british naval officers , british naval history, ,