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The Resource The pursuit of victory : the life and achievement of Horatio Nelson, Roger Knight

The pursuit of victory : the life and achievement of Horatio Nelson, Roger Knight

Label
The pursuit of victory : the life and achievement of Horatio Nelson
Title
The pursuit of victory
Title remainder
the life and achievement of Horatio Nelson
Statement of responsibility
Roger Knight
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Horatio Nelson was a shrewd political operator who charmed and impressed political leaders. He was a difficult subordinate, only happy when completely in command, and capable of great ruthlessness. This biography takes a look at Nelson's status as a hero, explaining how Nelson achieved such extraordinary success
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
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Knight, Roger
Dewey number
  • 359.3'31'092
  • 359.331092
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Nelson, Horatio Nelson
  • Great Britain
  • Admirals
  • Great Britain
  • Biography
Label
The pursuit of victory : the life and achievement of Horatio Nelson, Roger Knight
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: London: Allen Lane, 2005
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
9780141007618
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xxxv, 739 p., [24] p. of plates
Isbn
9780141007618
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps, ports. (some col.)
Label
The pursuit of victory : the life and achievement of Horatio Nelson, Roger Knight
Publication
Note
Originally published: London: Allen Lane, 2005
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
9780141007618
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xxxv, 739 p., [24] p. of plates
Isbn
9780141007618
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps, ports. (some col.)

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