Essay Topic 1
Valor is a theme of this book that is very important to many of the characters involved. Where does this theme of valor present itself and how do these occurrences affect the characters involved in those scenes?
Essay Topic 2
What was the prize money system, and how does this change the actions and motives of some of the characters in this book?
Essay Topic 3
Friendship is a strong theme throughout the book. Where does this theme appear, and how do the characters touched by it react? How do certain friendships change over the course of the book, and what causes these changes?
Essay Topic 4
Power and greed are two common themes in this book. Where do they appear, and how do they differ in their manifestations?
Essay Topic 5
How does Hornblower show compassion to Grimes, and what will the long reaching effects of this kindness be...
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