The story of Horatio Nelson's life - his naval glory, public fame, charismatic leadership, scandalous romance, and untimely death as he led the British to victory at the Battle of Trafalgar - has ensured his enduring position as England's favourite hero. This engaging, full-length biography of Nelson (1758-1805) presents a gripping account of his climb to fame as well as the fascinating details of his personal and emotional life.
Paperback. 656 pages. Includes 10 black and white illustrations, 60 colour images, 12 maps and battle diagrams.
197 mm x 127 mm