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Published by G.P. Putnam"s Sons, Knickerbocker Press in London .
Written in English


  • Nelson, Horatio Nelson, -- Viscount.

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Statementby W. Clark Russell, with the collaboration of William H. Jaques.
SeriesHeroes of the nations
ContributionsJaques, William H.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21225524M

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Horatio Nelson and the naval supremacy of England. New York, London, G.P. Putnam's Sons, (OCoLC) Named Person: Horatio Nelson Nelson, Viscount; Horatio Nelson Nelson, Viscount: Material Type: Biography: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: William Clark Russell; William H Jaques.   This biography of Horatio Nelson juxtaposes details of his daily life, loves, friendships and opinions with the great events which make him one of the most memorable figures in British history. This is the story of the man who saved Britain from invasion and gave it maritime supremacy. The book was runner-up for the Whitbread Biography Award/5(61). Horatio Nelson and the Naval Supremacy of England by William Clark Russell (Creator) and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the All Files: HTTP link in the View the book box to the left to find XML files that contain more Pages:

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Born on 29 September in Burnham Thorpe, Norfolk, Horatio Nelson was the sixth of the 11 children of a clergyman. He joined the navy a on a ship commanded by a maternal uncle. He became.   The Pursuit of Victory: The Life and Achievement of Horatio Nelson by Roger Knight pp, Allen Lane, £ Nelson: The New Letters edited Author: Geoffrey Moorhouse. Horatio Nelson, 1st Viscount Nelson, was an officer of the Royal Navy during the Napoleonic Wars and widely considered to be England's greatest admiral. He lead the British fleet to victory at Copenhagen, the Nile, and Trafalgar, cementing his position as one of Britain's great war heroes, to the point where Lord Byron dubbed him "Britannia's God of War.". Filed under: Nelson, Horatio Nelson, Viscount, The Life of Horatio, Lord Nelson, by Robert Southey (Gutenberg text) The Life of Nelson, the Embodiment of the Sea Power of Great Britain (2 volumes; London: Sampson Low, Marston and Company, ), by A. T. Mahan.