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Voices from the Battle of Trafalgar Peter Warwick

Voices from the Battle of Trafalgar By Peter Warwick

Voices from the Battle of Trafalgar by Peter Warwick


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Summary

Drawn from a variety of contemporary sources including letters, diaries, newspapers and ships' logs, this work offers an insight into one of the most conclusive naval battle in history through the accounts of those who were actually there. It contains accounts from the great military leaders of the time - including Nelson.

Voices from the Battle of Trafalgar Summary

Voices from the Battle of Trafalgar by Peter Warwick

This work is a unique insight into the most conclusive naval battle in history through the accounts of those who were actually there. Here, you will find original accounts from the great military leaders of the time - including Nelson - as well as the experiences of the ordinary seamen and civilian witnesses. It is drawn from a variety of contemporary sources including letters, diaries, newspapers and ships' logs.

About Peter Warwick

Peter Warwick is a council member of The 1805 Club and a world authority on Nelson and the Battle of Trafalgar. He lectures and runs international courses and seminars on this subject. He works as a freelance consultant and lives in Wimbledon, London.

Table of Contents

Map; Foreword; Introduction; 1 'We have Gained a Great Victory!'; 2 The Trafalgar Campaign 1803-1805; 3 Countdown to Battle; 4 The Battle: 'A Beautiful Morning'; 5 The Battle: 'Here Began the Din of War'; 6 The Battle: The Lee Column; 7 The Battle: The Weather Column; 8 The Battle: 'Partial Firing Continued Until 4.30'; 9 'That Unhappy Gale'; 10 'It Was the Death He Wished'; Epilogue; Chronology; Bibliography; Index.

Additional information

GOR002520365
9780715325568
0715325566
Voices from the Battle of Trafalgar by Peter Warwick
Used - Very Good
Paperback
David & Charles
2006-10-27
320
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