Nelson, Trafalgar, and those who served

Nelson, Trafalgar, and those who served


The contents of the "Nelson, Trafalgar, and those who served" exhibition were researched and written by Bruno Pappalardo, Naval Specialist at The National Archives.

  1. Adkin, Mark, The Trafalgar Companion (Arum Press, 2005)
  2. Adkins, Roy, Trafalgar, The Biography of a Battle (Little Brown, 2004)
  3. Bennett, Geoffrey, Nelson the Commander (B.T Batsford Ltd, 1997)
  4. Clayton, Tim and Craig, Phil, Trafalgar: the men, the battle, the storm (Hodder & Stoughton, 2004)
  5. Gardiner, Robert, The Campaign of Trafalgar, 1803-1805 (Caxton Editions, 2002)
  6. Hibbert, Christopher, Nelson: A Personal History (Penguin,1994)
  7. Howarth, Stephen and Howarth, David, Nelson: The Immortal Memory (Conway Classics, 1997)
  8. Kennedy, Ludovic, Nelson and his Captains (Penguin, 2001)
  9. Lambert, Andrew, Britannia’s God of War (Faber and Faber Ltd, 2004)
  10. Lavery, Brian, Nelson’s Navy (Conway Maritime Press Ltd, 1989)
  11. Lavery, Brian, Nelson’s Fleet at Trafalgar (National Maritime Museum, 2004)
  12. Lewis, Michael, A Social History of the Royal Navy (1960)
  13. Maffeo, Steven E, Most Secret and Confidential-Intelligence in the Age of Nelson (Chatham Publishing Ltd, 2000)
  14. Morriss, Roger, Nelson: The Life and Letters of a Hero (Collins & Brown Ltd,1996)
  15. Nicolas, Sir Nicholas Harris, The Despatches and Letters of Vice Admiral Lord Viscount Nelson (1844-6, 7 volumes)
  16. Oman, Carola, Nelson (Hodder & Stoughton, 1967)
  17. Oxford Dictionary of Biography (article on Nelson)
  18. Padfield, Peter, Nelson’s War (Wordsworth Editions Ltd, 2000)
  19. Pocock, Tom, Nelson’s Women (Carlton Books Ltd, 1999)
  20. Pocock, Tom, Horatio Nelson (Cassell,1988)
  21. Schom, Alan, Trafalgar (Michael Joseph, 1990)
  22. Southey, Robert, Life of Nelson (Collins, 1813)
  23. Sugden, John, Nelson: A Dream of Glory (2004)
  24. Terraine, John, Trafalgar (Sidgwick & Jackson 1976)
  25. White, Colin, Nelson-The New Letters (The Boydell Press, 2005)

Further reading on Trafalgar ancestors

  1. Amanda Bevan; Tracing your Ancestors in The Public Record Office. Richmond: Public Record Office, 6th revised edition, 2002
  2. Bruno Pappalardo; Tracing Your Naval Ancestors. Kew: Public Record Office, 2003
  3. Bruno Pappalardo; Using Navy Records. Richmond: Public Record Office, revised edition, 2001 - Available in the library at The National Archives
  4. N.A.M. Rodger; Naval Records for Genealogists. Kew: PRO Publications, 1998 - Available in the library at The National Archives