The Real Master and CommanderBook - 2007 | 1st U.S. ed.
Patrick O'Brian, C.S. Forester and Captain Marryat all based their literary heroes on Thomas Cochrane, but as David Cordingly shows, Cochrane's own real life exploits were far more daring and exciting than those of his fictional counterparts.
Publisher: New York : Bloomsbury, 2007.
Edition: 1st U.S. ed.
Branch Call Number: 359.0092 D915c
Characteristics: xvi, 420 p.,  p. of plates : ill. (some col.), maps ; 25 cm.
Alternative Title: Cochrane the dauntless