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Horatio Nelson: The background, strategies, tactics and battlefield experiences of the greatest commanders of history Paperback – Jul 19 2011

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  • Paperback: 64 pages
  • Publisher: Osprey Publishing (July 19 2011)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1849084955
  • ISBN-13: 978-1849084956
  • Product Dimensions: 24.1 x 18.3 x 0.8 cm
  • Shipping Weight: 91 g
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: #386,947 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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Good Brief Biography of Nelson Aug. 10 2011
By DeathToIran24 - Published on Amazon.com
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Angus Konstam has written a good biography on Horatio Nelson. Konstam praises his subject on count of his naval abilities and analyzes his battles at Cape St. Vincent, the Nile, Copenhagen, and finally Trafalgar. However he is very critical of Nelson for his insubordination and his affair with Emma Hamilton that left him sidelined for a year. While Konstam obviously admires his subject he has written a fair and balanced book on Nelson.
Extended Cliff Notes, very informative March 10 2014
By Edward S. Pound - Published on Amazon.com
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After a trip to London, I was interested to learn more about Admiral Nelson. This book worked very well for me. Told me enough detail about the man to get a sense of his life and some details of his primary naval battles. I didn't want a tome so this was perfect. Names plenty of other sources for further research.
A great, short account of this British Hero's life. Nov. 22 2013
By Balsonomic - Published on Amazon.com
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I was disappointed to find it was not a hard-back. Perhaps I did not read the description correctly... However, it is a good and well presented short account of the major episodes, mainly his naval actions, in Nelson's life. In its short length, just over 60 pages, it shows good illustrations and diagrams of both his personal life and naval exploits. A good 'read' for those who cannot get through the major biographies of this well revered British Hero.
a Sketch nota Book July 15 2013
By Paul H Schurr - Published on Amazon.com
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Informative but brief - no depth nor detail. More like a synopsis. Worth reading if you want an outline of Nelson's naval career.
Fantastic May 3 2013
By Steph - Published on Amazon.com
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Clear, plain english, well illustrated book giving background and context the Nelsons actions together with good detail around significant periods of his life.