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‘In Nelson’s Wake: The Royal Navy and the Napoleonic Wars’
20/10/2015 @ 18:30 - 20:00
Tuesday, 20 October, 2015. 18.30 – 20.00
The National Maritime Museum. Ground Floor lecture Theatre.
The NMM is staging this event to launch the new book ‘In Nelson’s Wake: The Royal Navy and the Napoleonic Wars’ which will include a lecture by its author, Dr James Davey, Curator of Naval History at the NMM.
Dr Davey will offer a new interpretation of the Battle of Trafalgar, overturning many misconceptions and re-assessing its significance in the broader conflict.
Nelson Society members are entitled to a 10% discount on ticket prices. Just enter the code, NELSON 10, which applies to both Adult and Concession tickets on http://www.rmg.co.uk/whats-on/events/nelsons-wake
Further book details: http://yalebooks.co.uk/display.asp?K=9780300200652
This is an important new publication and I hope to see many Nelson Society members at the event.
Genevieve St. George.