Drawing together the various researches into Nelson's battles, this book presents an assessment of his abilities as a naval commander.
It provides an analysis of his tactics based on personal order books and battle plans, and shows how the British triumph at Trafalgar was the culmination of years of thought and experimentation on Nelson's part.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 256 pages
- Publisher: The History Press Ltd
- Publication Date: 22/09/2005
- Category: Biography: historical, political & military
- ISBN: 9780750937139