The Captain from Connecticut Author:C.S.Forester 1812-The British have thrown an iron-tight blockade around America. Business is in shambles, people are starving and the fate of the nation rests on the new United States Navy. A gripping novel of adventure on the high seas by the creator of Captain Horatio Hornblower. A wonderful, classic sea adventure by a master of the genre.
A seafaring adventure set prior to and during the War of 1812. It features a Yankee ship captain who is a U.S.Naval officer. As Captain of the USS Delaware he escapes the British blockade of New York to fight the British fleet. A classic of Sea Fiction.