The Pursuit of Victory: The Life and Achievement of Horatio Nelson.
A definitive biography that puts to rest many myths that have formed around Nelson in the past 200 years. Knight was the chief curator and deputy director of the National Maritime Museum, London, from 1988 to 2000. Also professor of naval history at Greenwich and the expert on Nelson. This is a gorgeous, big book. 874 pgs. Published at $35. Hb, dj. NEW. $12.00