Types of Naval Officers, Drawn from the History of the British Navy by A. T. Mahan

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Author Mahan, A. T. (Alfred Thayer), 1840-1914
Title Types of Naval Officers, Drawn from the History of the British Navy
Contents Introductory; conditions of naval warfare at the beginning of the eighteenth century -- Progress of naval warfare during the eighteenth century; Hawke, the spirit; Rodney, the form -- Howe, the general officer, as tactician -- Jervis, the general officer, as disciplinarian and strategist -- Saumarez, the fleet officer and division commander -- Pellew, the frigate captain and partisan officer.
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Language English
LoC Class DA: History: General and Eastern Hemisphere: Great Britain, Ireland, Central Europe
Subject Saumarez, James, 1757-1836
Subject Admirals -- Great Britain -- Biography
Subject Great Britain -- History, Naval -- 19th century
Subject Great Britain. Royal Navy -- History
Subject Great Britain. Royal Navy -- Biography
Subject Hawke, Edward Hawke, Baron, 1705-1781
Subject Rodney, George Brydges Rodney, Baron, 1719-1792
Subject Howe, Richard Howe, Earl, 1726-1799
Subject St. Vincent, John Jervis, Viscount, 1735-1823
Subject Exmouth, Edward Pellew, Viscount, 1757-1833
Subject Great Britain -- History, Naval -- 18th century
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