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Nelson
     

Nelson

by Richard Brassey
 

Despite being seasick, Nelson became England's greatest naval commander. He lost an arm and the sight in one eye, and his coat was covered in medals for his victories. When he died, his body was pickled in a barrel of brandy and he was hero-worshipped by a grateful nation. Richard Brassey's Brilliant Brits series covers famous English personalities, combining

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Despite being seasick, Nelson became England's greatest naval commander. He lost an arm and the sight in one eye, and his coat was covered in medals for his victories. When he died, his body was pickled in a barrel of brandy and he was hero-worshipped by a grateful nation. Richard Brassey's Brilliant Brits series covers famous English personalities, combining colorful drawings, lively captions, and interesting trivia to create a fascinating glimpse into the life of each figure covered.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781842552353
Publisher:
Orion Children's Books
Publication date:
07/28/2005
Series:
Brilliant Brits , #6
Pages:
24
Product dimensions:
6.76(w) x 7.26(h) x 0.08(d)
Age Range:
7 - 9 Years

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