1 The National Dictionary of Biography.
2 Naval Biography of Great Britain – James Ralfe 1828
3 The Naval History of Great Britain – William James 1860
4 Nelson and his Captains – W H Fitchett 1906
5 Britannia Rules – C Northcote Parkinson 1977
6 Nelson’s War – Peter Padfield 1976
7 Freedom’s Own Island – Arthur Bryant
8 Life in Nelson’s Navy – Dudley Pope
9 Command of the Sea – Clark G Reynolds 1974
10 Mutiny – A History of Naval Insurrection. Leonard F Guttridge 1992.
11 Against the Odds – Battles at Sea 1591-1949. Alexander McKee 1991
12 The New English Encyclopaedia – Purnell
13 The Frigates – James Henderson 1970
14 John Chancellor’s Classic Maritime Paintings – Ruth Chancellor and Austen Hawkins
15 The Royal George – R F Johnson
16 The British Admirals of the Fleet 1734-1995 – T A Heathcote 2002.
17 The Road to Yorktown – John Selby 1976
18 Atlas of Naval Warfare – Helmut Pemsel 1975
19 Nelson and his Captains – Ludovic Kennedy 1951
20 The Battle of the Nile – Oliver Warner 1960
21 The Eyes of the Fleet – Anthony Price 1990
22 The Heavy Frigate – Robert Gardiner 1994
23 Trafalgar – David Howarth 1969
24 The New Groundwork of British History – George Townsend Warner, Sir C Henry Marten and D Erskine Muir 1943
25 Fox – Christopher Hobhouse 1934
26 The Wooden World – N.A.M. Rodger 1986
27 The Adventures of John Wetherell – edited by C.S. Forester 1954
28 The Influence of Sea Power upon the French Revolution and Empire 1793-1812 – Captain A T Mahon 1892
29 The Fate of a Nation – Dr W.P Cumming and Professor Hugh Rankin 1975
30 From the Lower Deck – Henry Baynham 1969
31 Life of Nelson – Robert Southey 1815 ?
32 Famous Sea Battles – David Howarth 1981
33 Navies of the American Revolution – Anthony Preston, David Lyon and John H Batchelor – 1975
34 Trafalgar – Alan Schom 1990
35 The Years of Endurance 1793-1802 – Arthur Bryant 1942
36 Years of Victory 1802-1812 – Arthur Bryant 1944
37 The Age of Elegance 1812-1820 – Arthur Bryant 1950
38 The Age of Nelson – David Lyon 1996
39 The Autobiography of a Seaman Vol I, Vol II – Admiral Lord Cochrane 1861
40 Nelson and his Times – Rear Admiral Lord Charles Beresford and H.W. Wilson 1904
41 The Great Mutiny – James Dugan 1965
42 Guns off Cape Ann – Kenneth Poolman 1961
43 The Royal Navy – William Laird Clowes Vols 3-6 1898
44 Serpent in Paradise – Dea Birkett 1997
45 Nelson’s Battles – Oliver Warner 1965
46 A Thirst for Glory – Tom Pocock 1996
47 Nelson’s Favourite – Anthony N. Deane 1996
48 Jane Austen’s Family – Maggie Lane 1984
49 Navies and the American Revolution – Edited by Robert Gardiner 1996
50 Naval Documents of the American Revolution Volume 9 and 10 – Edited by William James Morgan 1986
51 Sailor King: The Life of King William IV – Tom Pocock. 1991
52 Captain Bligh – Gavin Kennedy 1978
53 Jane Austen – David Nokes 1997
54 The Insatiable Earl – N.A.M. Rodger 1993
55 War in the Eastern Seas 1793 -1815- C Northcote Parkinson
56 Personal Narrative of Events from 1789-1815 – Vice-Admiral Stanhope Lovell 1879
57 The Great Gamble – Dudley Pope 1972
58 Admiral Rodney – Donald Macintyre 1962
59 Fleet Battle and Blockade -Edited by Robert Gardiner 1996
60 Nelson – Carola Oman
61 The Real Hornblower: The Life and Times of Admiral Sir James Gordon G.C.B. – Bryan
Perrett 1997
62 Nelson against Napoleon – Edited by Robert Gardiner 1997
63 Every Man will do his Duty – Dean King with John B. Hattendorf 1997
64 The Campaign of Trafalgar – Edited by Robert Gardiner 1997
65 Shipwrecks of the Revolutionary and Napoleonic Eras – Terence Grocott – 1997
66 The Victory of Sea Power – Richard Woodman 1998
67 Mutiny – Lawrence James 1987
68 Nelson – A Personal History – Christopher Hibbert 1994
69 Great Battles of the Royal Navy – Editor-in-Chief Eric Grove 1994
70 A Naval Biographical Dictionary – William R O’Byrne 1849
71 The Glorious First of June – Oliver Warner 1961
72 Battles and Honours of the Royal Navy – David A Thomas 1998
73 The Young Nelson in the Americas – Tom Pocock 1980
74 The Naval War of 1812 – Edited by Robert Gardiner 1998
75 The Royal Navy in European Waters during the American Revolutionary War – David Syrett 1998
76 The Unruly Queen – Flora Fraser 1996
77 1797: Nelson’s Year of Destiny – Colin White 1998
78 A Sailor of King George – Captain Frederick Hoffman 1901
79 St Vincent and Camperdown – Christopher Lloyd 1963
80 The Prizes of War – Richard Hill 1998
81 Reminiscences of a Naval Officer – Captain A Crawford 1851
82 Nelsonian Reminiscences – Lieutenant G S Parsons 1843
83 The Naval Chronicle Vols. 1-5 – Edited by Nicholas Tracy 1998
84 The Life of Admiral Sir Isaac Coffin – Thomas C Amory 1886
85 The Fighting Cochranes – Alexander Cochrane 1983
86 Most Secret and Confidential – Steven E. Maffeo 2000
87 Admiral Collingwood – Max Adams 2005
88 Defying Napoleon – Thomas Much-Petersen 2007
89 The Terror before Trafalgar – Tom Pocock 2002
90 Memoir of Vice-Admiral Sir Jahleel Brenton – MDCCCLV
91 Naval Chronology – Isaac Schomberg 1802
92 Royal Naval Biography Part One – whose names appear on Ad list at start of 1823? – John Marshall 1828 Its a longer title than this
93 Captain James Bradshaw RN Extracts from his Journals 1801-1811
94 Memoir of the life and services of Vice-admiral Sir Jahleel Brenton, baronet by Henry Raikes
95 The Carthew-Yorstoun Family – CM Carthew-Yorstoun 1905
96 The fighting Temeraire – Sam Willis 2009
97 Broadsides – Nathan Miller 2000
98 Admiral of the Blue – The Life and Times of Admiral John Child Purvis – Iain Gordon 2005
99 The Naval Atlantis – Nauticus Junior Part 2
100 Jack Tar – Roy and Lesley Adkins 2008
101 Jack Nastyface – William Robinson 1836
102 The Annual Biography and Obituary – volumes 1 to 21. 1817-37
103 Biographia Navalis Vol VI – John Charnock 1798
104 Royal Naval Biography Part Two – John Marshall 1825
105 A Social History of the Navy 1793-1815 – Michael Lewis 1960
106 Naval and Military Memoirs of Great Britain from 1727to 1783 Vol IV– Robert Beatson 1804
107 Jane Austen and the Navy – Brian Southam 2000
108 The Naval Chronicle, Volume 3 – 1800
109 Above and under Hatches – James Anthony Gardner – 1906
110 The Command of the Ocean – N.A. M Rodger 2004
111 Royal Naval Biography – Supplement Part III – John Marshall 1829
112 Who’s who in Nelson’s Navy – Nicholas Tracy 2006
113 The Life and Adventures of John Nicol, Mariner – 1822
114 Reminiscences of a Naval Officer – Captain A Crawford 1851
115 Life before the Mast – Edited by Jon E. Lewis 2000
116 The Black Ship – Dudley Pope 1963
117 The Mariner’s Chronicle – Archibald Duncan 1804
118 The Half-Mad Lord – Nikolai Tolstoy 1978
119 The Major Operations of the Navies in the War of American Independence – A T Mahan 1913
120 Samuel Walters Lieutenant RN – C Northcote Parkinson 1949
121 The Star Captains – Tom Wareham 2001
122 Letter and Papers of Admiral of the Fleet Sir Thomas Byam Martin 1903
123 Billy Ruffian – David Cordingly 2003
124 Memoir of the life and services of Admiral Sir William Hargood –Joseph Allen 1841
125 Cochrane – Britannia’s Sea Wolf – Donald Thomas 1978
126 Peter Aplin Logbooks 1769-1778
127 British Squadrons in North American Waters – P Webb
128 The Linzee Family of Great Britain and the United States of America – John William Linzee 1917
129 Memoirs of the life and services of Rear-Admiral Sir William Symonds – James A Sharp 1858
130 The Naval Review – produced by the Naval Society – February 1924
131 Give Me a Fast Ship – Tim McGrath 2014
132 The History of Parliament: the House of Commons 1754-1790, ed. L. Namier, J. Brooke 1964
133 The History and Description of the Town of Ipswich – G R Clarke 1850
134 The History of Grittleton in the County of Wiltshire – John Britton – 1843
135 Letter Books and Order Books of George, Lord Rodney 1780-2 – 1932
136 The Family of Hicks – Privately Printed 1912
137 The Family and Heirs of Sir Francis Drake Vol 2 – Lady Eliott-Drake 1911
138 Tom, Ned and Kitty – An Intimate Portrait of an Irish family – Eliza Pakenham 2008
139 Commander – Stephen Taylor 2012
140 Trials for Adultery or, the History of Divorces 1780
141 The Covent Garden Ladies – Hallie Rubenhold 2012
142 Moutray of Seafield and Roscobie – Marquis de Ruvigny and Raineval 1902
143 Battles of the British Navy – Joseph Allen 1852
144 Narrative of James Burney
145 The Farington Diaries
146 Memoirs of Captain Josias Rogers – William Gilpin 1808
147 The Remarkable Life of Frances Barkley 1769-1845 – Beth Hill and Cathy Converse 1978
148 The Life of John Jervis, Admiral Lord St. Vincent – Captain W V Anson 1913
149 The Pursuit of Victory. The Life and Achievement of Horatio Nelson – Roger Knight 2005
150 Nelson: A Dream of Glory – John Sugden 2012
151 By the Banks of the Neva – Anthony Cross 1997
152 A Short Statement of the Services of those Naval Officers who were overlooked in the last Promotion of Admirals – 1788
153 Commodore Paul Jones – Cyrus Townsend Brady -1906
154 Some Account of the Public Life of the late Lieutenant-General Sir George Prevost, Bart – 1823
155 British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714-92 – Rif Winfield 2007
156 British Warships in the Age of Sail 1793-1817 – Rif Winfield 2005
157 Journal of Rear-Admiral Bartholomew James – Edited by John Knox Laughton – 1896
158 Captain Watson’s Travels in America – Kathleen A Foster – 1997
159 Observations of the diseases incident to seamen – Sir Gilbert Blane – 1785
160 Stop the Revolution – Thomas J.McGuire – 2011
161 Shipping and the American War 1775-83 – David Syrett – 1970
162 Britannia’s Dragon – A naval history of Wales – J D Davies – 2012
163 Some Family Records and Pedigrees of the Lloyds – Lucy E Lloyd Theakston and John Davies – 1913.
164 The Scots Magazine – Volume 45
165 History of the Siege of Gibraltar, 1779-1783 – John Drinkwater – 1905
166 Etats de la marine Année – Anonymous1785
167 Histoire de France – Louis Pierre Anquetil 1825
168 The Consultation Letters of Dr William Cullen (1710-1790) at the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh
169 The Gentleman’s Magazine – John Nichols 1781
170 Great Events in the History of North and South America – Charles A. Goodrich – 1854
171 The United Service Magazine – Arthur William Alsager Pollock – 1836
172 The Annual Register for the Year 1781 – 1782
173 Naval Courts Martial – David Hannay – 1914
174 Resolution – David Rutland and Emma Ellis – 2017
175 When Fate beckons – the life of Jean-François de la Perose – John Dunmore – 2006
176 Guardian of the Gulf – Brian Douglas Tennyson and Roger Flynn Sarty – 2002
177 An impartial Narrative of the engagement between His Majesty’s Ship Vulture, Charlestown, and the Astrea and Hermione French frigates, on the 21st of July, off Nova Scotia

178 HMS Pickle – Peter Hore – 2015
179 The American Revolution in the Southern Colonies – David Lee Russell – 2000
180 Marblehead’s Pygmalion : Finding the Real Agnes Surriage – F Marshall Bauer – 2010
181 Sir Charles Henry Frankland Baronet, or Boston in Colonial Times – Elias Nason – 1865
182 British Naval Power in the East 1794-1805 – The Command of Admiral Peter Rainier – Peter A Ward – 2013
183 Principles of Maritime Strategy – Julian. S. Corbett – 1918
184 Colburns United Service Magazine and Naval and Military Journal Part Two – 1867
185 Admiral de Grasse and American Independence – Charles Lee Lewis – 1945
186 A Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Landed Gentry – John Burke -1838
187 Lives of American Merchants – Freeman Hunt – 1858
188 The Influence of Sea Power upon History 1660-1783 – Alfred Thayer Mahan – 1890
189 Narrative of the Loss of the Grosvenor East Indiaman – 1802
190 The Caliban Shore – Stephen Taylor – 2004
191 A Narrative of the Loss of the Royal George – Julian Slight – 1842
192 Memoir of the Naval Life and Services of Admiral Sir Philip C.H.C. Durham – Captain A Murray – 1846
193 Final French Struggles in India and on the Indian Seas – Colonel G.B. Malleson – 1878
194 The History of the Blockade and Siege of Gibraltar – Walter Gordon – 1784
195 Memoirs and Recollections of Count Segur – 1825
196 The Life of Richard Earl Howe – John III Barrow – 1838
197 The Naval Mutinies of 1797 – Edited by Ann Veronica Coats and Philip MacDougall – 2011
198 13 Sharks – John D Grainger – 2016
199 The Proceedings in the Court of Kings’ Bench Against Charles Bourne – 1783
200 The Captivity, Sufferings and Escape of James Scurry – James Scurry – 1824
201 Frigates and Foremasts: The North American Squadron in Nova Scotia Waters – Julian Gwyn 1937
202 The Trial of I Prescott Esq – 1785
203 British Newspaper Archives website