Those who are familiar with C.S. Forester`s heroic novels will want to read Captain Hornblower R.N. This delightful book collects three novels: Hornblower and the Atropos, The Happy Return and A Ship of the Line. Each of these classics pull the reader in by telling gripping stories of shipwrecks, revolutions, diseases and life-threating storms. Forester`s hero remains chivalrous, resourceful and composed throughout his adventures which makes following Hornblower`s sailing expeditions extremely exciting.