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1797

Nelson's Year of Destiny New edition

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1797 by Colin White

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A provocative work, by one of the country's leading Nelson experts, this book has been hailed as an important addition to Nelson scholarship. Using the insights of new research, Colin White takes a fresh look at a key year in Nelson's life. In this enthralling review of the victory at Cape St Vincent, and the defeat at Tenerife, he challenges some aspects of the familiar story, and offers answers to questions that have long perplexed historians. It is an impressive demonstration of how modern scholarship can challenge the traditional view of Nelson, while still bringing his story vividly alive for a new generation.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780750937528
ISBN-10: 0750937521
Format: Paperback
(244mm x 172mm x 10mm)
Pages: 224
Imprint: Sutton Publishing Ltd
Publisher: The History Press Ltd
Publish Date: 14-May-2006
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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Author Biography - Colin White

Colin White is Chairman of the Official Nelson Commemoration Committee, and is based at the National Maritime Museum in London. He is also the author of Nelson The Admiral and The Nelson Companion (both Sutton, 2005).

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