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|Additional Physical Format:||Online version:
Nelson, Horatio Nelson, Viscount, 1758-1805.
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Lanham, Md. : Scarecrow Press, 2007
|Named Person:||Horatio Nelson Nelson, Viscount; Horatio Nelson Nelson, Viscount; Horatio Nelson Nelson, Viscount; Horatio Nelson Nelson, Viscount|
|Material Type:||Biography, Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Book, Internet Resource|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Horatio Nelson Nelson, Viscount; Steven E Maffeo
|Description:||xxxviii, 629 p. : ill., maps ; 23 cm.|
|Contents:||Part 1 List of Illustrations Part 2 Foreword Part 3 Preface and Acknowledgments Part 4 Chronology of Lord Nelson's Life Part 5 Maps Part 6 THE QUOTATIONS Part 7 Famous Passages Chapter 8 General Chapter 9 "Services Performed This War by Captain Nelson, of Hier Majesty's Ship Agamemnon," 1797 Chapter 10 "Sketch of My Life," 1799 Chapter 11 "General Order" Prior to the Battle of the Nile, 1798 Chapter 12 "Letter to Admiral Sir Hyde Parker" Prior to the Battle of Copenhagen, 1801 Chapter 13 "Plan of Attack," Mediterranean Fleet, 1805 Chapter 14 "Memorandum" Prior to the Battle of Trafalgar, 1805 Part 15 Others on Nelson Part 16 Principal Correspondents Part 17 Bibliography Part 18 Index Part 19 About the Author|
|Responsibility:||Steven E. Maffeo.|
Two hundred years ago admirals had no staff; yet, more time. In addition to his duties of leading his fleet, an admiral was also his nation's roving ambassador. Correspondence took months to get
- Nelson, Horatio Nelson, -- Viscount, -- 1758-1805.
- Nelson, Horatio Nelson, -- Viscount, -- 1758-1805 -- Quotations.
- Nelson, Horatio Nelson, -- Viscount, -- 1758-1805 -- Correspondence.
- Admirals -- Great Britain -- Quotations.
- Admirals -- Great Britain -- Biography.
- Great Britain.