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The Life Of Nelson Vol I

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Excerpts: [... frigate, and the latter cleared for action. Nelson had but a poor opinion of the Spanish navy of his day, and doubtless chose, before surrendering, ...... flag into the Theseus. The day before he left the fleet, April 11th, Jervis had decided to institute a strict commercial blockade of Cadiz, with ...... Holland. He started up in his peculiar energetic manner, notwithstanding Lady ...]
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The Life Of Nelson Vol Ii

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Excerpts: [... then be made for the Lee Line to bear up together, to set all their sails, even steering sails, in order to get as quickly as possible ...... fleet actually, though accidentally, broke through De Grasse's order in two (if not three) places. [129] A desert group of small islands ...... the ships round the latter, to use James's striking phrase, now closed like a forest. The nearer ...]
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The Major Operations Of The Navies In The War Of American Independence

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Summary: [Alfred Thayer Mahan (1840-1914) was an American naval officer who is still considered as one of the most important naval strategists of the nineteenth century.]
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Types Of Naval Officers

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Summary: [subtitle: Drawn from the History of the British Navy With Some Account of the Conditions of Naval Warfare at the beginning of the EighteenthCentury and of its subsequent development during the Sail Period. Bibliographical footnotes. Alfred Thayer Mahan (1840-1914) was an American naval officer considered one of the most important naval strategists of the nineteenth century.]
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