A novel of high courage, adventure, and war at sea, based on the true story of Pellew of the Indefatigable, 'the finest sea officer "' of the 18th century. The fictional Horatio Hornblower learned his seamanship under Pellew, Vice Admiral of England.
Author: Showell Styles
Title: The Sea Officer
First Published by: Faber and Faber
Date: December 1961