Adam Duncan defeats Dutch off Camperdown

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  • Editors

Historical Context Note

  • The Literary Encyclopedia. Volume Dutch and Flemish Writing and Culture, c.800-present.

The Batavian Republic had declared war on Britain in Feb. 1795. Admiral Duncan tactics at the Battle of Camperdown are later used in the battle of Trafalgar.
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Editors. "Adam Duncan defeats Dutch off Camperdown". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 March 2010
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