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The Resource Cochrane : the life and exploits of a fighting captain, Robert Harvey

Cochrane : the life and exploits of a fighting captain, Robert Harvey

Label
Cochrane : the life and exploits of a fighting captain
Title
Cochrane
Title remainder
the life and exploits of a fighting captain
Statement of responsibility
Robert Harvey
Title variation
Life and exploits of a fighting captain
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An account of the adventures of a British naval officer recreates the life and times of Admiral Lord Thomas Cockrane, later the Earl of Dundonald, whose exploits inspired novelist Patrick O'Brian's fiction
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
ILC
Dewey number
  • 941.07/092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
DA88.1.D9
LC item number
H37 2000
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Cochrane : the life and exploits of a fighting captain, Robert Harvey
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [323]-324) and index
Contents
The Napoleonic Wars. Mr. Midshipman Cochrane -- Lieutenant Cochrane -- The Speedy -- Captain Cochrane -- The Bay of Biscay -- Triumph and disgrace. The sea wolf -- The first commando -- The battle of Aix Roads -- Court martial -- The radical -- The romantic -- The stock exchange fraud -- The trial -- The shame and anger -- Sailor of fortune. Admiral Cochrane -- Valdivia and the Esmeralda -- Thomas, Kitty and Maria -- The master deceiver -- For Greece and freedom -- Honour in his own country. Rehabilitation
Control code
45169524
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st Carroll & Graf ed.
Extent
xix, 332 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780786707690
Lccn
2001267749
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Forms part of: Molly Ivins Personal Library Collection. Gift of Andrew Ivins, 2009 (Access. No. 2009-022). Markings by Molly Ivins. Pages [i] and [ii] missing. With covered dust jacket.
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)45169524
Label
Cochrane : the life and exploits of a fighting captain, Robert Harvey
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [323]-324) and index
Contents
The Napoleonic Wars. Mr. Midshipman Cochrane -- Lieutenant Cochrane -- The Speedy -- Captain Cochrane -- The Bay of Biscay -- Triumph and disgrace. The sea wolf -- The first commando -- The battle of Aix Roads -- Court martial -- The radical -- The romantic -- The stock exchange fraud -- The trial -- The shame and anger -- Sailor of fortune. Admiral Cochrane -- Valdivia and the Esmeralda -- Thomas, Kitty and Maria -- The master deceiver -- For Greece and freedom -- Honour in his own country. Rehabilitation
Control code
45169524
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st Carroll & Graf ed.
Extent
xix, 332 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780786707690
Lccn
2001267749
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Forms part of: Molly Ivins Personal Library Collection. Gift of Andrew Ivins, 2009 (Access. No. 2009-022). Markings by Molly Ivins. Pages [i] and [ii] missing. With covered dust jacket.
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)45169524

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