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Seize the Fire
Heroism, Duty, and Nelson’s Battle of Trafalgar
by Adam Nicolson
- Awards: Duke of Westminster Medal for Military Literature Nominee (2006)
- Characters: Horatio Nelson
- Author: Adam Nicolson
- Release date: August 29, 2006
- Format: paperback, 384 pages
- Publisher: Harper Perennial
- Language: english
- ISBN: 9780060753627 (0060753625)
- Genres: history, war, leadership, biography
About The Book
“Strikingly original… Mr. Nicolson brings to life superbly the horror, devastation, and gore of Trafalgar.” — The Economist
Adam Nicolson takes the great naval battle of Trafalgar, fought between the British and Franco-Spanish fleets in October 1805, and uses it to examine our idea of heroism and the heroic. A story rich with modern resonance, Seize the Fire reveals the economic impact of the battle as a victorious Great Britain emerged as a global commercial empire.
Nicolson not only vividly describes describes the brutal realities of battle but enters the hearts and minds of the men who were there. HIs masterful history is a portrait of a moment, a close and passionately engaged depiction of a frame of mind at a turning point in world history.
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