Captain Frederick Marryat (1792 – 1848) was a British Royal Navy officer, novelist, and an acquaintance of Charles Dickens, noted today as an early founder of the sea story. «Mr. Midshipman Easy» is well known novel by Frederick Marryat that describes a retired captain in the Royal Navy. The main plot takes place during the Napoleonic Wars, in which Marryat himself served with distinction. The story itself describes Easy's life from his early ages till the day he becomes competent officer and is much more suprising at his strong mind and persistance ideas. It will be a great book for those who is interested in stories full of courage and human desire to be the first in the line.