Of all Nelson's captains William Hoste was his favourite pupil and was closer to Nelson than any other. In the turmoil of the Battle of St Vincent, Hoste first glimpsed a flaw in his idol and it was not until the Battle of Lissa that he dispelled his disillusionment and regained his true self.
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Book Description Robert Hale Ltd, 1991. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. Ex Library Book with usual stamps and stickers. Good condition is defined as: a copy that has been read but remains in clean condition. All of the pages are intact and the cover is intact and the spine may show signs of wear. The book may have minor markings which are not specifically mentioned. Most items will be dispatched the same or the next working day. Bookseller Inventory # mon0006089784
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