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[ Pdf Decision At Trafalgar: The Story of the Greatest British Naval Battle of the Age of Nelson (Heart of Oak Sea Classics Series) Ï zimbabwe PDF ] by Dudley Pope ↠´ Lead up to the battle was quite interesting Very much the feel of the conflict from the English side The battle itself was a struggle The narrative is effective but what it really needs is a set of short animations Worth the read if you are into history.
This was exciting because of the battle, but confusing because I don t understand the nautical terms Someone with a knowledge of the terms some background in the history would probably enjoy this book that has lots of supporting documentation There s a list in the appendix of the ships their captains that I would have found helpful if I would have known it was there sometimes during the reading a ship would be called by name, then only referred to as the Captain s actions Index includedSince I m going to be reading the author s Lord Ramage Novels , I think I m going to have to get a book of nautical terms



I didn t read this edition of the book, but I did read the Hardcover edition The Story Of The Greatest British Naval Battle Of The Age Of NelsonRenowned Historian And Novelist Dudley Pope Explores The Defining Moment Of The Age Of Nelson His Compelling Descriptions Of The Battle Itself Are Backed By A Wealth Of Historical Detail, Including A Chronicle Of The Preceding Year, Revealing Both The British And The French Political Motives, And Explaining Nelson S Strategy And Napoleon S Response Pope Creates An Intimate Portrait Of The Life In The Royal Navy At Its Finest Hour

Dudley Pope

[ Pdf Decision At Trafalgar: The Story of the Greatest British Naval Battle of the Age of Nelson (Heart of Oak Sea Classics Series) Ï zimbabwe PDF ] by Dudley Pope ↠´ pamyatnik.pro Dudley Pope was born in Ashford, Kent By concealing his age, Pope joined the Home Guard aged 14 and at age 16 joined the Merchant Navy as a cadet His ship was torpedoed the next year 1942 Afterwards, he spent two weeks in a lifeboat with the few other survivors After he was invalided out of the Merchant Navy, the only obvious sign of the injuries Pope had suffered was a joint missing from on