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237 CHAPTER IX . Sir Robert Calder falls in with the combined Fleets - - They
form a Junction with the Ferrol Squadron , and get into Cadiz , Nelson is
reappointed to the Command - - Battle of Trafalgar - Victory and Death of Nelson .
Salter , in the St . Margaretta , had escaped the French fleet , by a similar
maneuvre , not long before . The frigate alone continued warily to pursue him ;
but as soon as he perceived that his enemy was unsupported , he shortened sail
, and ...
And I , ” replied Davison , “ am resolved you shall not . " Nelson , however , upon
this occasion , was less resolute than his friend , and suffered himself to be led
back to the boat . The Albemarle was under orders to convoy a fleet of transports
The Agamemnon was ordered to the Mediterra . nean , under Lord Hood . The
fleet arrived in those seas at a time when the south of France would willingly
have formed itself into a separate republic , under the protection of England . But
Upon this Lord Hood determined to reduce it with the naval force under his
command ; and leaving part of his fleet off Toulon , he came with the rest to Bastia
. ' He showed a proper sense of respect for Nelson ' s services , and of
confidence in ...
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Southey is perhaps best known as the friend of Wordsworth and Coleridge in their early "Lake Poet" days who wrote some often denigrated but in my experience readable verse fantasies (the Curse of ... Прочетете пълната рецензия