Nelson’s Trafalgar Captains and Their Battles

Nelson’s Trafalgar Captains and Their Battles

T.A. Heathcote

 
Publication date:
November 2005
Publisher :
Pen and Sword
Language:
English
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Overview
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This is a biographical dictionary of the two flag officers and captains of 27 battleships, four frigates and two minor combatant vessels that were present under Nelson's command at the historic battle of Trafalgar, 21 October 1805. Each officer's family background and naval career will be covered and his and his ship's role in the Battle analyzed. In addition there will be a general introduction.