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The Resource Nelson : the sword of Albion, John Sugden

Nelson : the sword of Albion, John Sugden

Label
Nelson : the sword of Albion
Title
Nelson
Title remainder
the sword of Albion
Statement of responsibility
John Sugden
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An account of the British naval commander's early career and rise to prominence explores his leadership style, his victory against the Spanish fleet at Cape St. Vincent, and his relationships with women and family members
Award
Booklist Editors' Choice, 2004.
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
162695
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a dream of glory, 1758-1797
Label
Nelson : the sword of Albion, John Sugden
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "A John Macrae book."
  • "Originally published in the U.K. in 2012 by The Bodley Head"--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 859-888) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Book One: The Band of Brothers -- Recovering -- The Band of Brothers -- "Victory is Not a Name Strong Enough for Such a Scene" -- "Nostro Liberatore!" -- Nelson's Great Gamble -- "The Mainspring" -- Coming Back -- The Bourbon Restoration -- Duke of Bronte -- Book Two: Hoping for Happiness '' "Come Back to Your Family Here" -- "A Weak Man in Bad Hands" -- Domestic Strife -- "Champion of the North" -- Controlling the Baltic -- The Guardian -- Looking for Paradise -- No Common Love -- Book Three: The Glorious Race -- "By Patience and Perseverance" -- The Eastern Question -- In the Victory -- Mastering the Machine -- The Test -- The Last Farewell -- "For Charity's Sake, Send us Lord Nelson!" -- "Irresistible Lines of Ships" -- "All Toils Surmounted" -- Glossary
Control code
811597574
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
x, 925 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780805078077
Lccn
2012039135
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)811597574
Label
Nelson : the sword of Albion, John Sugden
Publication
Note
  • "A John Macrae book."
  • "Originally published in the U.K. in 2012 by The Bodley Head"--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 859-888) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Book One: The Band of Brothers -- Recovering -- The Band of Brothers -- "Victory is Not a Name Strong Enough for Such a Scene" -- "Nostro Liberatore!" -- Nelson's Great Gamble -- "The Mainspring" -- Coming Back -- The Bourbon Restoration -- Duke of Bronte -- Book Two: Hoping for Happiness '' "Come Back to Your Family Here" -- "A Weak Man in Bad Hands" -- Domestic Strife -- "Champion of the North" -- Controlling the Baltic -- The Guardian -- Looking for Paradise -- No Common Love -- Book Three: The Glorious Race -- "By Patience and Perseverance" -- The Eastern Question -- In the Victory -- Mastering the Machine -- The Test -- The Last Farewell -- "For Charity's Sake, Send us Lord Nelson!" -- "Irresistible Lines of Ships" -- "All Toils Surmounted" -- Glossary
Control code
811597574
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
x, 925 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780805078077
Lccn
2012039135
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)811597574

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