Cochrane: The Life and Exploits of a Fighting Captain
Publisher: Random House (Audio)
Date: December 2000
Duration: 10 hours 30 minutes
The adventures of the daring Thomas Cochrane, called 'the sea wolf' by Napoleon, are so extraordinary that his life reads like a page-turning work of fiction.
Cochrane became a household name when in 1800 he took command of the tiny brig, the Speedy, and created mayhem in the Mediterranean earning himself and his crew a fortune in prize money.