The Life of Nelson: The Embodiment of the Sea Power of Great Britain


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The Life of Nelson, the Embodiment of the Sea Power of Great Britain

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  • ISBN-13: 9781494124199
  • Publisher: Literary Licensing LLC
  • Publication date: 10/27/2013
  • Pages: 820
  • Product dimensions: 7.00 (w) x 10.00 (h) x 1.63 (d)

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14. Nelson temporarily Commander-in-Chief in the Mediterranean. Relieved by Lord Keith. Applies to return to England on account of ill health. August, 1799–June, 1800; 15. Nelson leaves the Mediterranean. The journey overland through Germany. Arrival in England. Separation from Lady Nelson. Hoists his flag in the Channel Fleet, under Lord. St. Vincent. June, 1800–January, 1801; 16. The expedition to the Baltic and Battle of Copenhagen. Nelson returns to England. February–June, 1801; 17. Nelson commands the 'Squadron on a Particular Service', for the defence of the coast of England against invasion. Signature of preliminaries of peace with France. July–October, 1801; 18. Release from active service during the Peace of Amiens. Home life at Merton. Public incidents. October, 1801–May, 1803; 19. Commander-in-Chief in the Mediterranean. The long watch off Toulon. Occupations of a Commander-in-Chief. May, 1803–January, 1805; 20. The escape and pursuit of the Toulon Fleet. Nelson's return to England. January–August, 1805; 21. Nelson's last stay in England. August 19–September, 15, 1805; 22. The antecedents of Trafalgar. September 15–October 19, 1805; 23. Trafalgar. The death of Nelson. October 19–21, 1805; Index.

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