Hornblower and the Atropos Summary
C. S. Forester

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Hornblower and the Atropos Summary

The novel presents a series of episodes in the life of Horatio Hornblower, the protagonist and dominant character. The narrative begins with Hornblower, his pregnant wife Maria, and their infant son taking passage aboard a canal boat traveling from Gloucester to London. Early in the voyage one of the canal boat's two crewmen is incapacitated, and Hornblower volunteers to steer the boat. Maria is distressed that her husband deigns to manual...

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