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Seize, Burn, or Sink: The Thoughts and Words of Admiral Lord Horatio Nelson
Seize, Burn, or Sink: The Thoughts and Words of Admiral Lord Horatio Nelson contains over 3,000 quotations from Sir Horatio Nelson, the most famous leader in British Naval history. Taken from both Nelson's official letters as well as his personal ones, the quotes presented within bring insight into the thoughts and character of the greatest fighting admiral who ever lived. ...more
Paperback, 629 pages
Published December 21st 2006 by Scarecrow Press
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A great reference on Nelson, in Nelson's own words, taken mostly from his correspondence. Steve Maffeo - a retired US Navy Captain - did a great job of researching and categorizing by subject thousands of passages from Nelson's letters, etc. in a way that give the reader great insight into the mind of one of the world's greatest naval heroes.