Adam Duncan defeats Dutch off Camperdown

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Historical Context Note

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
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=13416, accessed 01 October 2014.]