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Hornblower. Volume II, The fire ships [DVD videorecording] / produced by United Productions for Meridian Broadcasting in association with A&E Network.

Horatio Hornblower (portion title)
Fire ships (portion title)
C.S. Forester's Horatio Hornblower (other title)


The epic saga of Horatio Hornblower, the legendary sea-faring, hero, comes to life in these films based on C.S. Forester's classic novels. Set against the bloody backdrop of the Napoleonic wars. Hornblower charts a course for high adventure, following the raw recruit as he battles the French, evades capture, and rises through the ranks of the King's Navy.

Record details

  • ISBN: 0767047907
  • ISBN: 0767023064
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (ca. 100 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Videodisc release of the 1998 television production.
Based on the books by C.S. Forester.
Special features include scene search and nautical terms and definitions.
Title on container and disc: C.S. Forester's Horatio Hornblower.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Producer, Andrew Benson ; director, Andrew Grieve ; screenplay by Michael Cullen.
Participant or Performer Note:
Ioan Gruffud, Robert Lindsay, Dorian Healy, Michael Byrne, Robert Bathurst.
System Details Note:
Language Note:
Subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing
Subject: Hornblower, Horatio (Fictitious character) > Drama.
Great Britain > History, Naval > 19th century > Drama.
Topic Heading: Closed-captioned DVDs.

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at NC Cardinal. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Fontana Regional Library.


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Macon County Public Library DVD HORATIO V.2 FIRE (Text) 39493109272627 Adult DVD Fiction Available -