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LITTLE, C.H., (ed.) Maritime Museum Of Canada Occ. Paper 02 HARDY, Charles HOLBURNE, Francis Listings

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1 LITTLE, C.H., (ed.) Maritime Museum of Canada Occ. Paper 02 HARDY, Charles HOLBURNE, Francis Despatches of Rear-Admiral Sir Charles Hardy 1757-1758 and Vice-Admiral Francis Holburne 1757
Maritime Museum of Canada, 1958, 
LITTLE, C.H., (ed.) The Despatches of Rear-Admiral Sir Charles Hardy 1757-1758 and Francis Holburne 1757. Halifax : Maritime Museum of Canada, 1958. Pp 1-52. 8vo, stapled white and blue wrappers. Maritime Museum of Canada Occasional Paper No.2. Graves & MacLeod, Nova Scotia Military History : A Resource Guide 242. "The despatches of Sir Charles Hardy comence in New York, 3rd May 1757, and continue until the Spring of 1758. They cover the build-upof the fleet and of the army from New England and Nova Scotia, detailed de scriptions of ships and their complements and the general conditions prevailing at the time. [...] The despatches of Vice-Admiral Frances Holburne commence 29 September 1757, and continue to the end of the year. In July 1757,Vice-Admiral Holburne arrived in Halifax and took over naval command. Bu t he first week in August the expedition was ready but intelligence from a captured vessel indicated that Louisbourg has a garrison of over 7000 troops,and that the harbour was protected by 18 ships of the line and 5 frigates. " - from the editor's foreword. Very good. 20.00

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