There are few figures in British history more famous and more influential than Vice-Admiral Horatio, Lord Nelson, KB. This book offers a comprehensive overview of all aspects of the Nelson story. It is complemented by a gazetteer and chronology, together with over 100 illustrations and eight pages of colour plates.
Colin White is chairman of the Official Nelson Commemoration Committee and is based at the National Maritime Museum in London. He is currently writing 'Nelson the Admiral', which is to be published later in 2005.