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Old 02-15-2012, 07:16 PM   #1
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African Queen ?

I think I know the answer - I've searched high and low - but does anyone know of an ebook of C.S.Forester's "The African Queen" ?

It has always been among my top ten films of all time, and I think I'll have to go the physbook route, but always worth asking......
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Old 02-15-2012, 10:03 PM   #2
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I read the physical book and it is a great read.
Only some of the Horatio Hornblower series are available, in the US, as ebooks.
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Old 02-16-2012, 01:15 AM   #3
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I don't think it's available as a legitimate ebook.

BTW, the book's ending is quite different from the movie.
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Old 02-16-2012, 10:57 AM   #4
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I read the physical book and it is a great read.
Only some of the Horatio Hornblower series are available, in the US, as ebooks.
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All the "Hornblower" books are available as eBooks in the UK, but "The African Queen" seems not to be, unfortunately.
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Old 02-16-2012, 06:41 PM   #5
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As I thought - I've ordered some pulp.......
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All the "Hornblower" books are available as eBooks in the UK, but "The African Queen" seems not to be, unfortunately.
And with our "shrinking world" I find regionalization for ebooks ridiculous.
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Old 02-17-2012, 10:26 AM   #7
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Fascinating - I bought a copy from Amazon USA in August 2011 - I checked back (from my order details page) - and it is no longer listed. Perhaps an illegal copy - detected & pulled by Amazon?

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Forrester...anything by his is a good read though he does try my patience at times...
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