Nelson Speaks - Admiral Lord Nelson in his own words

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After two centuries of biographies and analyses, Admiral Lord Nelson speaks for himself in this collection of excerpts from his private letters and dispatches. Through Nelsons own words readers come to fully appreciate the admirals insights and opinions. With chapters devoted to such subjects as duty, combat, politics, sea power, life and death, and Nelsons views of himself and his wife, Frances Nisbet, and mistress, Lady Hamilton, the book offers an array of memorable quotations. Each is placed in context to give contemporary dimension to the words. Engravings depicting events in Nelsons life accompany the text.
After two centuries of biographies and analyses, Admiral Lord Nelson speaks for himself in this collection of excerpts from his private letters and dispatches. Through Nelsons own words readers come to fully appreciate the admirals insights and opinions. With chapters devoted to such subjects as duty, combat, politics, sea power, life and death, and Nelsons views of himself and his wife, Frances Nisbet, and mistress, Lady Hamilton, the book offers an array of memorable quotations. Each is placed in context to give contemporary dimension to the words. Engravings depicting events in Nelsons life accompany the text.
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Author Joseph F. Callo
Published 2001
Book Condition Ex Library Naval Collection , library plate and stamp, generally excellent condition
Dimensions (cm) 14x21
Pages 216
Weight (g) 460.0000
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