Seize, Burn, or Sink: The Thoughts and Words of Admiral Lord Horatio Nelson

Seize Burn or Sink The Thoughts and Words of Admiral Lord Horatio Nelson Seize Burn or Sink The Thoughts and Words of Admiral Lord Horatio Nelson contains over quotations from Sir Horatio Nelson the most famous leader in British Naval history Taken from both Nelso

  • Title: Seize, Burn, or Sink: The Thoughts and Words of Admiral Lord Horatio Nelson
  • Author: Steven E. Maffeo
  • ISBN: 9780810857810
  • Page: 155
  • Format: Paperback
  • Seize, Burn, or Sink The Thoughts and Words of Admiral Lord Horatio Nelson contains over 3,000 quotations from Sir Horatio Nelson, the most famous leader in British Naval history Taken from both Nelson s official letters as well as his personal ones, the quotes presented within bring insight into the thoughts and character of the greatest fighting admiral who ever lived.Seize, Burn, or Sink The Thoughts and Words of Admiral Lord Horatio Nelson contains over 3,000 quotations from Sir Horatio Nelson, the most famous leader in British Naval history Taken from both Nelson s official letters as well as his personal ones, the quotes presented within bring insight into the thoughts and character of the greatest fighting admiral who ever lived Historian Steven Maffeo has carefully boiled down than 4,000 letters and documents of Nelson s writing to single out the cream of Nelsonian commentary Organized chronologically by topic, Nelson s cheerful, urgent but often wayward and usually unpunctuated stream of consciousness tackles everything from death and desertion to leadership and loyalty A detailed index is also included for readers wishing to know Nelson s opinion on a specific individual, event, or place Seize, Burn, or Sink is a goldmine of information and insight on this extraordinary man who has continued to capture the imagination of individuals for generations Readers and historians engrossed with the age of sail and the late eighteenth century are finally presented with a firsthand look at Nelson s words gathered in one convenient source Moreover, the addition of a chronology of Lord Nelson s life, a bibliography, and maps and photos further enhance the usefulness of Sir Horatio s quotes.

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    One thought on “Seize, Burn, or Sink: The Thoughts and Words of Admiral Lord Horatio Nelson”

    1. A great reference on Nelson, in Nelson's own words, taken mostly from his correspondence. Steve Maffeo - a retired US Navy Captain - did a great job of researching and categorizing by subject thousands of passages from Nelson's letters, etc. in a way that give the reader great insight into the mind of one of the world's greatest naval heroes.

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