Author Results for Tony Beales

‘Great Expectations’: the Approach of British Ships at the Battle of Trafalgar

By Tony Beales

  This re-examines the battle of Trafalgar through concentrating on the tactics and ship formations conceived by captains present at the battle, namely Horatio Nelson and Cuthbert Collingwood. Information such as diagrams of naval plans are assessed and evaluated to clarify the approach of British ships in the vicinity of the French and Spanish fleets […] Read More

Filed under: Atlantic | Napoleonic War
Subjects include: Battles & Tactics | Navies | Strategy & Diplomacy