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Nelson, the new letters

Author: Horatio Nelson Nelson, Viscount; Colin White
Publisher: Woodbridge, Suffolk ; Rochester, NY : Boydell Press in association with the National Maritime Museum and the Royal Navy Museum, 2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Presents around 500 of the most important letters uncovered during the course of the epic Nelson Letters project, a five-year search of archives round the world"--Provided by publisher.
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Genre/Form: Records and correspondence
Correspondence
Named Person: Horatio Nelson Nelson, Viscount; Horatio Nelson Nelson, Viscount; Horatio Nelson Nelson, Viscount; Horatio Nelson
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Horatio Nelson Nelson, Viscount; Colin White
ISBN: 1843831309 9781843831303
OCLC Number: 57357164
Description: xxix, 525 pages, 40 pages of plates : illustrations (some color), maps ; 24 cm
Contents: Nelson --
in his own words --
Pt. 1. The man and the admiral --
1. Family --
2. Friends --
3. Lovers --
4. Leadership style --
5. Popular image --
6. Patronage --
7. Humanity --
Interlude : from midshipman to lieutenant : 1771-1777 --
Pt. 2. The hero emerges : 1777-1797 --
8. The war with America, 1778-1782 --
9. The peace, 1783-1793 --
10. The Mediterranean and Corsica, 1793-1795 --
11. The Italian campaign, 1795-1796 --
12. 1797 : Nelson's 'year of destiny' --
Pt. 3. Squadron commander, Mediterranean : 1798-1800 --
13. The Nile campaign, April-August 1798 --
14. The Italian campaign, September 1798-July 1799 --
15. The wider campaign, 1799-1800 --
Interlude : the return to England : June 1800-January 1801 --
Pt. 4. Northern waters : 1801 --
16. Copenhagen and the Baltic command, January-June 1801 --
17. The Channel command, July-October 1801 --
Interlude : the peace of Amiens : October 1801-April 1803 --
Pt. 5. Commander-in-chief, Mediterranean : 1803-1805 --
18. The task --
19. Setting off, April-July 1803 --
20. Orders to captains --
21. The admiral's files --
22. Diplomacy --
23. Intelligence --
24. Sardinia --
Pt. 6. The Trafalgar campaign : January-October 1805 --
25. The first French breakout, January-March 1805 --
26. The second breakout and the chase, April-August 1805 --
27. Build-up to battle, September-October 1805 --
App. Nelson's ships --
App. A Nelsonian 'who's who' / John Graves.
Other Titles: Correspondence.
New letters
Nelson, new letters
Responsibility: edited by Colin White.
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Presents over 500 of the most important letters uncovered during the course of the epic Nelson Letters project, a five-year search of archives round the world.  Read more...

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