A Ship of the Line
- By C. S. Forester
Though the seventy-four gun HMS Sutherland ‘the ugliest and least desirable two-decker in the Navy’ and a crew shortage means he must recruit 250 landlubbers, Hornblower knows that by the time the Sutherland and her squadron reach the blockaded Catalonian coast every seaman will do his duty. But with daring raids against the French army and navy to be made, it will take all Hornblower’s seamanship - and stewardship - to steer a steady course to victory and home...
Author: C. S. Forester
First Published by: Michael Joseph
Written specifically for Young Adults: No