Download E-books The Naval Chronicle, Volume 14: Containing a General and Biographical History of the Royal Navy of the United Kingdom with a Variety of Original Papers on Nautical Subjects PDF
By James Stanier Clarke (editor), John McArthur (editor)The Naval Chronicle, released in forty volumes among 1799 and 1818, is a key resource for British maritime and armed forces historical past. This reissue is the 1st entire revealed copy of what was once the main influential maritime e-book of its day. the themes coated diversity from bills of battles and lists of ships to notices of promotions and marriages, courts martial and deaths, and biographies, poetry and letters. every one quantity additionally comprises engravings and charts in terms of naval engagements and significant harbours all over the world. quantity 14 (1805) comprises the 1st reviews of the conflict of Trafalgar and the demise of Nelson, together with a French one claiming victory, Nelson's define conflict plan, and a chart exhibiting the positions of the fleet. additionally it is the home of Commons lawsuits opposed to the 1st Lord of the Admiralty, Henry Dundas, Lord Melville, for misuse of public money whilst Treasurer of the army.