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The Captain from Connecticut

The Captain from Connecticut

(1941)
A novel by

 
In his only novel about the American sailing navy, C.S. Forester describes the exploits of a typical U.S. frigate cruising at sea during the War of 1812. Its captain, Josiah Peabody, demonstrates the revolutionary virtues of a new democracy fighting for its survival against an overwhelmingly superior British navy. During his daring voyage from Long Island Sound to the Caribbean, Peabody and his crew manage to outrun, outfox and outmaneuver their clumsier opponents and deal them some shrewd blows in the process. At the same time, Peabody wins the affections of the same lady admired by the captain of a British warship.

 
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Hardback Editions

December 1952 : UK Hardback
Title: Captain from Connecticut
Author(s): C S Forester
ISBN: 0-7181-0052-2 / 978-0-7181-0052-0 (UK edition)
Publisher: Michael Joseph Ltd
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June 1941 : USA Hardback
Title: Captain from Connecticut
Author(s): C S Forester
ISBN: 0-316-28892-6 / 978-0-316-28892-7 (USA edition)
Publisher: Little Brown & Co (T)
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Paperback Editions

August 1997 : USA Paperback
Title: The Captain from Connecticut (Great War Stories)
Author(s): C S Forester
ISBN: 1-877853-30-5 / 978-1-877853-30-2 (USA edition)
Publisher: Nautical & Aviation Pub Co of Amer
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1900 : UK Paperback
Title: The Captain from Connecticut
Author(s): Forester C S
ISBN: 0-7221-0543-6 / 978-0-7221-0543-6 (UK edition)
Publisher: Sphere Books
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February 1979 : UK Paperback
Title: Captain from Connecticut
Author(s): C S Forester
ISBN: 0-7221-0462-6 / 978-0-7221-0462-0 (UK edition)
Publisher: Sphere
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June 1970 : UK Paperback
Title: Captain from Connecticut
Author(s): C S Forester
ISBN: 0-450-00046-X / 978-0-450-00046-1 (UK edition)
Publisher: New English Library Ltd
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1969 : USA Paperback
Title: Captain from Connecticut
Author(s): C S Forester
ISBN: 0-451-03782-0 / 978-0-451-03782-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: Signet
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Audio Editions

January 1991 : USA Audio Cassette
Title: The Captain From Connecticut
Author(s): C S Forester
ISBN: 0-7366-1877-5 / 978-0-7366-1877-9 (USA edition)
Publisher: Books on Tape, Inc.
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Kindle Editions

July 2011 : USA Kindle edition
Title: Captain from Connecticut
Author(s): C S Forester
Publisher: eNet Press Inc.
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