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Nile 1798

Gregory Fremont-Barnes

Nile 1798

Nelson"s first great victory

by Gregory Fremont-Barnes

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Published by Osprey Pub Co. in Oxford, Long Island .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Nile, Battle of the, Egypt, 1798,
  • Second Coalition, War of the, 1798-1801,
  • Naval operations,
  • Campaigns,
  • Military leadership

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical reference (p. 94) and index.

    Other titlesNelson"s first great victory.
    StatementGregory Fremont-Barnes ; illustrated by H. Gerrard
    ContributionsGerrard, Howard
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDC226.N5 F74 2011
    The Physical Object
    Pagination96 p. :
    Number of Pages96
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25202675M
    ISBN 101846035805
    ISBN 109781846035807
    LC Control Number2011276527
    OCLC/WorldCa646113556

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      The Blue Nile pours very quietly and uneventfully out of Lake Tana in the northern highlands of Ethiopia. There is no waterfall or cataract, no definite current, nothing in fact to indicate that a part at least of this gently moving flow is embarked upon a momentous journey to Get this from a library! Nelson and the Nile: the naval war against Bonaparte, [Brian Lavery; National Maritime Museum (Great Britain)] -- The Battle of the Nile was the first of Nelson's great victories, and dealt a fatal blow to Napoleon's attempt to conquer Egypt. This volume offers an authoritative account of Nelson's Mediterranean

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