Champions of the fleet : Captains and men-of-war and days that helped to make…

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Author Fraser, Edward
Title Champions of the fleet : Captains and men-of-war and days that helped to make the empire
Contents Our Dreadnoughts: their name and battle record -- "Kent claims the first blow" -- The avengers of the Black Hole: what the Navy did for Clive -- Boscawen's battle: the taking of the Téméraire -- Hawke's finest prize: how the Formidable changed her flag -- When the Victory first joined the fleet: how they built the Victory at Chatham -- On Valentine's night in Frigate Bay -- The pageant of the Donegal: a memory of '98 -- On board our flagships at Trafalgar: Captain Hardy and those who manned the Victory; under fire with Collingwood; "Old Ironsides" and the third in command.
Credits The Online Distributed Proofreading Team at (This file was produced from images generously made available by The Internet Archive)
Language English
LoC Class DA: History: General and Eastern Hemisphere: Great Britain, Ireland, Central Europe
Subject Great Britain -- History, Naval
Subject Naval battles -- Great Britain
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EBook-No. 65978
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Copyright Status Public domain in the USA.
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