Author Results for Colin White

Friendship, Humanity and Heroism: The Legacy of 2005

By Colin White

The text of the speech given by Colin White at the National Trafalgar Night Dinner in 2005. Read More

Filed under: Nelson | Napoleonic War | Other (location)
Subjects include: Navies

‘A Man of Business’: Nelson as Commander in Chief Mediterranean, May 1803 – January 1805

By Colin White

The Nelson letters published in 2005 include over 500 dating from 1803-5 that demonstrate his attention to detail as well as to strategy.  Maintaining his lines of communication; encouraging his officers; prescribing operational tactics; protecting commerce; securing provisions and naval stores; organising reconnaissance and nurturing diplomatic relations: all received Nelson’s attention, together with the previously […] Read More

Filed under: Nelson | Napoleonic War | Mediterranean
Subjects include: Administration | Logistics

NOTE: The New Nelson Letters

By Colin White

The wealth of unpublished Nelson letters is outlined, with much new material having recently come to light. Read More

Filed under: Nelson | Other (Eighteenth C) | Other (location)
Subjects include: Biography

Note: The Nelson Letters Project

By Colin White

A further selection of previously unpublished letters written by Nelson. Read More

Filed under: Nelson | Other (Eighteenth C) | Other (location)
Subjects include: Biography

Note: The Nelson Masks

By Colin White

This describes the symposium which attempted to establish which, if any, of the three masks was done after Nelson’s death Read More

Filed under: Nelson | Other (Eighteenth C) | Other (location)
Subjects include: Art & Music