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Seize, burn, or sink : the thoughts and words of Admiral Lord Horatio Nelson

Author: Horatio Nelson; Steven E Maffeo
Publisher: Lanham, Md. [u.a.] : Scarecrow Press, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Organized chronologically by topic, Seize, Burn, or Sink contains over 3,000 quotations from Sir Horatio Nelson. Moreover, the addition of a chronology of Lord Nelson's life, a bibliography, and maps  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Zitatensammlung
Correspondence
Quotations
Biography
Named Person: Horatio Nelson; Horatio Nelson Nelson, Viscount; Horatio Nelson Nelson, Viscount; Horatio Nelson Nelson, Viscount
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Horatio Nelson; Steven E Maffeo
ISBN: 0810857812 9780810857810
OCLC Number: 705932583
Description: XXXVIII, 629 S. : Ill., Kt. ; 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.
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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 Read more...

 
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