Biographia Navalis; Or, Impartial Memoirs of the Lives and Characters of Officers of the Navy of Great Britain, from the Year 1660 to the Present Time: Drawn from the Most Authentic Souces, and Disposed in a Chronological Arrangement, Volume 6 (Google eBook)
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