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Nile 1798: Nelson's First Great Victory
[9781846035807]
$29.99 $24.95

Author: Fremont-Barnes, Gregory
Publisher: Osprey Pub Co
Year: 2011
ISBN: 9781846035807
Binding: Soft Cover
Book Condition: As New
Size: 8vo - over 7ĺ" - 9ĺ" tall
Description:
New book, 96 pages, CAM230. On the night of 1 August 1798 a British fleet under the command of Rear-Admiral Horatio Nelson met a French fleet under the command of Admiral Francois-Paul Brueys D'Aigalliers. By morning the British had won a near-complete victory: only two of the 13 French ships-of-the-line escaped and the rest were either captured or destroyed. It was the first major independent victory of Nelsonís career but more importantly it crippled the French effort in Africa by denying them access to the suplies and support from the sea. This book uses the latest research, new maps and specially commissioned artwork to tell the story of one of the great sea battles of the Napoleonic era. Contents: Origins of the campaign, Chronology, Opposing commanders, Opposing armies, Orders of battle, Opposing plans, The campaign, Aftermath, The battlefield today, Further reading, Index.


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