Essay Topics/Writing Assignments
These 20 essay questions can be used as essay questions on a test, or as stand-alone essay topics for a take-home or in-class writing assignment. Students should have a full understanding of the text in order to answer these questions. They ask for a thorough analysis of the text.
1. Part 1) Describe how Captain Hornblower represses his normal behavior in order to better obey the secret orders of the Admiralty.
Part 2) Do you think Captain Hornblower is a good captain? Why?
Part 3) Describe the relationship between Captain Hornblower and his crew. Do you think Captain Hornblower cares for his officers and crew? Why do you think so?
Part 4) Choose one of the above and and write about it.
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