Nelsons Purse - Simon Winchester

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A truly riveting story of assiduous detection and fine scholarship.. A total triumph. This book follows the discovery of Nelsons purse he was carrying on the day he was shot onboard HMS Victory in 1805, still containing gold coins. The book tells the historical detective story behind this great find and its progess from discovery to auction.
A truly riveting story of assiduous detection and fine scholarship.. A total triumph. This book follows the discovery of Nelsons purse he was carrying on the day he was shot onboard HMS Victory in 1805, still containing gold coins. The book tells the historical detective story behind this great find and its progess from discovery to auction.
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Author Simon Winchester
Published 2004
Book Condition Ex Library Naval Collection , library plate and stamp, generally excellent condition
Dimensions (cm) 15x24
Pages 424
Weight (g) 1000.0000
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