The History of England, from the Revolution in 1688, to the Death of George II, Vol. 5 : Designed as a Continuation of Hume; Embellished with Engravings on Copper and Wood, from Original Designs (Classic Reprint)
Excerpt from The History of England, From the Revolution in 1688, to the Death of George II, Vol. 5: Designed as a Continuation of Hume; Embellished With Engravings on Copper and Wood, From Original Designs Pitt and Mr. Legge taken into the administra tion. Obliged to. Restored to their employments.. Coalition of parties. Descent on the coast of France meditate'd Command of the ﬂeet given to sir Edward Hawke, and of the land forces to sip John Mordaunt. Fleet sails September 8 Admiral Knowles sent to take Aix. Attack and surrender of Aix. A descent resolved on. The ﬂeet returns to Spit head: His majesty appoints a board of enquiry Into the reasons of the ﬂeet's return. Proceed ings of the court of enquiry. Its report Sir John Mordaunt tried by a court-martial, and ac quittedx. Fleets-sent to the East and West In dies. Success of the English privateers. Riots. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.
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