e-Book The Naval History of Great Britain : From the Declaration of War by France in 1793 to the Accession of George IV (v. 5) download
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William James), -1827. Great Britain - History, Naval - 19th century, Great Britain.
William James), -1827. London New York : Macmillan and C. Ltd.
William James' Naval History is one of the most valuabl. James corresponded widely with the survivors of the events he describes and was meticulous in his accuracy. Carefully evaluating and balancing conflicting reports and testimonies the author achieved remarkable accuracy sometimes.
Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. I (1793-96) gives a brief history of the Royal Navy from 1488 until 1793 and the outbreak of the first war with Revolutionary France when the main narrative begins with Lord Howe's operations at Toulon, his victory on the 'Glorious 1st June' and the capture of French islands in the West Indies. Vol II (1797-1800) covers Lord Hood's victory at the battle of Cape St Vincent and Nelson's triumph at the Nile.
This is the 'Bible' for the many enthusiasts of British Naval history in the age of Nelson. James had the advantage of writing at the time of the events he describes so well, and wrote hundreds of letters to survivors of the wars at sea, as well as scrutinising every despatch, ship's log, foreign report and.
Volume: 3; Author: William James; Category: Military and War; Length: 522 Pages; Year: 1886. Tanks in the Great War, 1914-1918by J. F. C. Fuller
Volume: 3; Author: William James; Category: Military and War; Length: 522 Pages; Year: 1886. Fuller. Vol. 1 of 3. The Royal NavyA History From the Earliest Times to the Presentby William Laird Clowes.
The writings of William James represent one of America's most original contributions to the history of ideas. Ranging from philosophy and psychology to religion and politics, James composed the most engaging formulation of American pragmatism
The writings of William James represent one of America's most original contributions to the history of ideas. Ranging from philosophy and psychology to religion and politics, James composed the most engaging formulation of American pragmatism. Pragmatism' grew out of a set of lectures and the full text is included here along with 'The Meaning of Truth', 'Psychology', 'The Will to Believe', and 'Talks to Teachers on Psychology'.
England & Great Britain-History (George III 1760-1820). General medieval and modern history (European history).
1. x . cm (book measurement (inventory)) RCIN 1042781. England & Great Britain-History (George III 1760-1820).
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William James, Frederick Chamier. Richard Bentley, 1837
William James, Frederick Chamier. Richard Bentley, 1837. The line of defence which covered her shores has struck to the British flag ; but if the firing is continued on the part of Denmark, he must set on fire all the prizes that he has taken, without having the power of saving the men who have so nobly defended them. The brave Danes are the brothers, and should never be the enemies, of the English. Komt voor in 123 boeken vanaf 1810-2007. Pagina 371 - Signals from these moments are useless, when every man is disposed to do his duty. The great object is for us to support each other, and to keep close to the enemy, and to leeward of him.
New ed. by James, William. Published 1886 by R. Bentley in London. 19th century, 18th century.
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