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Lives of the Most Celebrated British Admirals: Containing a Concise Account ... - Page 213
1808 - 223 pages
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The British trident; or, Register of naval actions, from ... the Spanish ...

Archibald Duncan - 1806
...luie, the Commander-in-chief about the tenth ship from the van, the second in command about the twelfth from the rear, leaving the van of the enemy unoccupied.; the succeeding ships breaking througli in all parts, astern of their leaders, and engaging the enemy at the muzzles of their guns...
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Public Characters, Volume 9

Biography - 1807
...line, the commander in chief about the tenth ship from the van, the second in command about the twelfth from the rear, leaving the van of the enemy unoccupied;..." The conflict was severe; the enemy's ships were fought with a gallantry highly honourable to their officers; but the attack on them was irresistible...
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The Annual Register of World Events: A Review of the Year, Volume 47

History - 1807
...the commander in chief about the tenth ship from the van, the second iti command about the twelfth from the rear, leaving the van of the enemy unoccupied,...: the conflict was severe ; the enemy's ships were fought with a gallantry highly honourable to their officers; but the attack on them was irresistible,...
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The British Plutarch [by T. Mortimer].

Thomas Mortimer - 1810
...line, the commander-inchief about the tenth ship from the van, the second in command about the twelfth from the rear, leaving the van of the enemy unoccupied...the succeeding ships breaking through in all parts a•tern of their leaders, and engaging the enemy at the- tnuzzks of their guns. The conflict was severe...
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An abridgment of The history of England, continued to 1810. Genuine ed ...

Oliver Goldsmith - 1812
...ship from the van, and admiral Collingwdod about the twelfth from the rear, leaving the van of Ihe enemy unoccupied, the succeeding ships breaking through,...the muzzles of their guns. The conflict was severe, and >ibe enemy fow«ht with acknowledged bravery, but the impulse of British skill and courage was...
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A Geographical and Historical View of the World: Exhibiting a ..., Volume 1

John Bigland, Jedidiah Morse - Geography - 1812
...in chief being the tenth ship from the van, the second in command about the twelfth from the rear, the succeeding ships breaking through in all parts...astern of their leaders and engaging the enemy at the muzzle of their guns. Both the French and Spaniards fought with a degree of bravery and skill that...
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An abridgment of The history of England, continued to 1810. Genuine ed ...

Oliver Goldsmith - 1812
...the commander in chief alrout the tenth ship from IheVan, and admiral Gollingwood about the tweHth from the rear, leaving the van of the enemy unoccupied, the succeeding ships breaking through, in all purls, astern of their leaders, ahd engaging the enemy at the muzzles of their guns. The conflict was...
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Universal History Americanised: Or, An Historical View of the ..., Volume 6

David Ramsay - World history - 1819
...in chief being the tenth ship from the van, the second in command about the twelfth from the rear, the succeeding ships breaking through in all parts...astern of their leaders, and engaging the enemy at the muzzle of their guns, Both the French and Spaniards fought with a degree of bravery and skill that...
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An Abridgement of the History of England: From the Invasion of Julius Caesar ...

Oliver Goldsmith - Great Britain - 1824 - 324 pages
...passing about the tenth ship from tin: van, and the second in command, about the twelfth from the re;ir, leaving the van of the enemy unoccupied ; the succeeding...and engaging the enemy at the muzzles of their guns. 20. After ;i terrible conflict of three hours, in which was digplayed, on both sides, the most determined...
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Naval Sketchbook: Or, The Service Afloat and Ashore, with ..., Volume 2

William Nugent Glascock - 1826
...: the commander-inchief about the tenth ship from the van : the second in command about the twelfth from the rear, leaving the van of the enemy unoccupied : the succeeding ships breaking threugh in all parts astern of their leaders, and engaging the enemy at the muzzles of their guns."...
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