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Cecil Scott "C.S." Forester was the pen name of Cecil Louis Troughton Smith (27 August 1899 - 2 April 1966), an English novelist who rose to fame with tales of naval warfare. His most notable works were the 12-book Horatio Hornblower series, depicting a Royal Navy officer during the Napoleonic era, and "The African Queen" (1935; filmed in 1951 by John Huston). His novels "A Ship of the Line" and "Flying Colours" were jointly awarded the 1938 James Tait Black Memorial Prize for fiction.
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Book Description Marine Corps Assoc, 1996. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M0940328178
Book Description Marine Corps Assoc, 1996. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110940328178
Book Description Marine Corps Assoc. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 0940328178 New Condition. Bookseller Inventory # NEW7.1470284