By Christopher Lloyd

Naval histories frequently cease brief on the dying of Nelson. This e-book succinctly fills the distance by way of masking the golden age of British sea strength – the interval which observed the defeat of Napoleon, the yank struggle, the growth of the empire, the creation of the steamship and the defeat of the 1st German risk. not just a galaxy of heroic episodes, this ebook additionally highlights the connection among the military in struggle and peace to the state as a complete.

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