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The Commodore (published 1945) is a Horatio Hornblower novel written by C. S. Forester. 1945 was a common year starting on Monday (link will take you to calendar). ... Horatio Hornblower is a fictional officer in the British Royal Navy during the Napoleonic Wars, originally the protagonist of a series of novels by C. S. Forester, and later the subject of films and television programs. ... Cecil Scott Forester is the pen name of Cecil Smith (August 27, 1899 - April 2, 1966), an English novelist whose rose to fame with tales of adventure with military themes, notably the 11-book Horatio Hornblower series (being filmed with Ioan Gruffudd as Horatio Hornblower) about naval warfare during the...

The Admiralty puts Hornblower in command of a squadron and sends him on a diplomatic mission to the Baltic.

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Commodore computer history and repair information (6072 words)
Commodore's most popular model, the Commodore 64, was the Model T Ford of the home computer movement.
Commodore compatible floppy drives made by other manufacturers also emerged, but they were independently developed (for the most part) due to the fact that the Commodore 64 and 128 drives were "intelligent peripherals" possessing chips that Commodore had decided not to license or supply to its competitors.
Commodore even developed an incredible interactive stand-alone CD unit (based on the Amiga technology) called the CDTV which (along with Philips CDI) were the predecessors to many of the CD-based interactive game systems which followed.
General Information : Commodore Ballroom : HOB.com (343 words)
Winner of countless awards, the Commodore Ballroom, with its legendary sprung dance-floor, continues to be the premiere concert hall in Canada.
The Commodore Ballroom has an excellent food menu and full service kitchen that is open for most events.
The Commodore Ballroom is fully wheelchair accessible through on-site elevators.
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