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4.0 out of 5 stars A possible masterpiece in the making
This is the last of the Hornblower novels and very slim in comparison to the others in the series. This is because C. S. Forester never had the opportunity to finish `Hornblower and the Crisis' as he sadly passed away whilst he was writing it.

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The unfinished novel `Hornblower and the Crisis', with a half-page of notes at the...
Published on 3 Jun 2010 by J. Cooper

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2.0 out of 5 stars Hornblower and the Crisis
Unless one is intending to read the whole series of C S Forester's books about Hornblower (which I highly recommend), I wouldn't advise the reading of "Hornblower and the Crisis". This was Forester's last book before his death and, as such, is incomplete. This episode of Hornblower's naval career sets out at a cracking pace but unfortunately the reader is left suspended...
Published on 4 April 2011 by Mrs. M. Lud


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4.0 out of 5 stars Hornblower young and old, 1 April 2011
It was fascinating to read the two stories of Hornblower as a young man and then straightaway as an older high ranking naval officer
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5.0 out of 5 stars excellent quality, honest advertisement, 7 Dec 2014
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5.0 out of 5 stars The Crisis, 11 July 2010
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The book is just as good as the preceeding in the series. Its a great pity Forester couldn't have completed it.
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3.0 out of 5 stars Three Stars, 12 Sep 2014
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Almost write your own ending but a good read
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5.0 out of 5 stars Five Stars, 25 Sep 2014
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Another well written book
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5.0 out of 5 stars Five Stars, 26 Nov 2014
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good will bye from again
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5.0 out of 5 stars Five Stars, 14 Sep 2014
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brilliant book
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2.0 out of 5 stars hornblower the crisis, 18 Jan 2014
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it jumped over the place it repeated it self quiet often i did not finnish the book i thought it was rubbish compared to his other books thank you.
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5.0 out of 5 stars HORNBLOWER IS THE TOPS, 4 Jan 2014
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A jolly good adventure tale! C S Forester at his very best. Probably one of the best writers of seafaring fiction ever.
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4.0 out of 5 stars Four Stars, 12 Dec 2014
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Good read
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