FORESTER, Cecil Scott

The Happy Return

This is the first adventure of Horatio Hornblower set in the Napoleonic wars. He is on a mission to deliver arms to a Spanish tyrant and gets drawn into a sea battle with a Spanish ship called Natividad,...

The Good Shepherd

A work of historical fiction but accurately depicting what happened in the Battle of the Atlantic. This novel chronicles the fictional crossing of a supply convoy from the US to England, under the aegis of...

The African Queen

Rose is married to a vicar who dies as the Germans destroy his mission. All the men folk are carted away to fight in German Africa. The independent Rose teams up with Allnutt to take the old steamer The...