Trafalgar 200


Subject:
Wars & Conflicts , Napoleonic Wars

Description:
Collection of material about the October 2005 commemoration of the bicentennial of the Battle of Trafalgar. Includes an overview of this naval battle, which "sealed Horatio Lord Nelson's status as a national hero, ended the French emperor Napoleon Bonaparte's ambitions to invade England," a description of the ships involved and a virtual tour of the HMS Victory, photos and video clips of a reenactment, and more. From the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC).

Publisher:
British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)

Language:
English

Source:
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/in_depth/uk/2005/trafalgar_200/


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