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Fiddlers And Whores

The Candid Memoirs of a Surgeon in Nelson"s Fleet

by James Lowry

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  • 8 Currently reading

Published by Chatham Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biography: general,
  • European history: c 1750 to c 1900,
  • History of specific subjects,
  • Naval forces & warfare,
  • c 1700 to c 1800,
  • c 1800 to c 1900,
  • Military,
  • Biography And Autobiography,
  • Naval History - Modern,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Personal Memoirs,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • Europe,
  • Mediterranean Sea,
  • Military - Napoleonic Wars,
  • Medical - Physicians,
  • Europe - Great Britain - General,
  • Military - Naval,
  • Great Britain,
  • History, 18th Century,
  • Mediterranean Region,
  • Personal Narratives,
  • Physicians,
  • history

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages192
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8631054M
    ISBN 101861762682
    ISBN 109781861762689

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    "A country of fiddlers and poets, whores and scoundrels"--Nelson's famous description of Naples--was a world eagerly embraced by a young Irish doctor called James Lowry who went to sea, apparently, for the sheer sense of adventure and a desire for exotic : James Lowry; John Millyard. Read "Fiddlers & Whores" by James Lowry available from Rakuten Kobo. The frank and revealing memoirs of James Lowry, a young surgeon in Nelson's Mediterranean fleet to This is hi /5.

    Fiddlers & Whores The Memoirs of James Lowry, a Young Surgeon in Nelson's Mediterranean Fleet by James Lowry Author John Millyard Author of introduction, etc. Nelson’s fleet was crammed full of young men for whom fiddlers and whores were a source of constant delight. Nor had tastes changed by the time John Marx began his naval life on board HMS Britannia, the floating cadet training hulk at Dartmouth, in He did well in his studies, but lacked the self-confidence to be a leader.


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Fiddlers And Whores by James Lowry Download PDF EPUB FB2

"Fiddlers and Whores: The Candid Memoirs of a Surgeon in Nelson's Fleet" reprints James Lowry's reminiscences of his time during the Napoleonic Wars.

Battles receive a passing notice, with Lowry's primary focus attending to life during shore leave, when he and other sailors encountered the various cultures around the Mediterranean Sea and in the Middle East and the women they met there/5(13). Fiddlers and Whores is a memoir written for his brother by a surgeon in Nelson's fleet between andeventually getting published in Having not been meant for contemporary publication it is thus much more revealing and candid than would otherwise be expected/5.

"A country of fiddlers and poets, whores and scoundrels"--Nelson's famous description of Naples--was a world eagerly embraced by a young Irish doctor called James Lowry who went to sea, apparently, for the sheer sense of adventure and a desire for exotic : Naval Institute Press.

A country of fiddlers and poets, whores and scoundrels”—Nelson’s famous description of Naples—was a world eagerly embraced by a young Irish doctor called James Lowry who went to sea, apparently, for the sheer sense of adventure and a desire for exotic travel. Fiddlers and Whores is a memoir written for his brother by a surgeon in Nelson's fleet between andeventually getting published in Having not been meant for contemporary /5(2).

Description 'A country of fiddlers and poets, whores and scoundrels', Nelson's famous description of Naples, was a world eagerly embraced by a young Irish doctor called James Lowry who went to sea, apparently, for the sheer sense of adventure and a desire for exotic travel/5(18).

Fiddlers & Whores The Memoirs of James Lowry, a Young Surgeon in Nelson's Mediterranean Fleet by James Lowry. Return to Book Review Index Fiddlers and Whores: The Candid Memoirs of a Surgeon in Nelson's Fleet, by James Lowry, edited by John Millyard Seaforth: Barnsley, Eng.

Open Library is an initiative of the Internet Archive, a (c)(3) non-profit, building a digital library of Internet sites and other cultural artifacts in digital projects include the Wayback Machine, and This book is compiled from the notes of a British Surgeon that served on sailing ships.

It mentions fiddlers and whores but the book is a compilation of letters he'd written home to /5(11). Fiddlers and Whores: The Candid Memoirs of a Surgeon in Nelson's Fleet by James Lowry A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition.

All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. The spine may show signs of wear. Pages can include limited notes and highlighting, and the copy can include previous owner inscriptions.

'A country of fiddlers and poets, whores and scoundrels', Nelson's famous description of Naples, was a world eagerly embraced by a young Irish doctor called James Lowry who went to sea, apparently, for the sheer sense of adventure and a desire for exotic travel.

'A country of fiddlers and poets, whores and scoundrels', Nelson's famous description of Naples, was a world eagerly embraced by a young Irish doctor called James Lowry who went to sea, apparently, for the sheer sense of adventure and a desire for exotic : £ Book Details Description 'A country of fiddlers and poets, whores and scoundrels', Nelson's famous description of Naples, was a world eagerly embraced by a young Irish doctor called James Lowry who went to sea, apparently, for the sheer sense of adventure and a desire for exotic travel.

Fiddlers and Whores is a gem of a book that is quite readable and highly entertaining. It has a broad appeal, not only to both those who specialize in the naval aspects of the Napoleonic Era but to those who have a general interest in the times.

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'A country of fiddlers and poets, whores and scoundrels', Nelson's famous description of Naples, was a world eagerly embraced by a young Irish doctor called James Lowry who went to sea, apparently, for the sheer sense of adventure and a desire for exotic : Leaf and Stone Books (CA) Bookseller Inventory # Title Fiddlers and Whores The Candid Memoirs of a Surgeon in Nelson's Fleet Author Lowry, James Format/binding Hardcover Book condition Used - Very Good in Good dust jacket Edition First Edition Binding Hardcover ISBN 10 ISBN 13 Publisher Chatham Publishers Place of Book Edition: First Edition.

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Canadian Millyard, better known for works on financial management, brings us a livery edition of the Napoleonic war memoirs of Royal Navy surgeon John Lowry (c. ). Having some medical training – stress some, Irishman Lowry joined the Royal Navy as .James Lowry is the author of Fiddlers and Whores ( avg rating, 18 ratings, 5 reviews, published ), Fiddlers & Whores ( avg rating, 4 ratings, Home My Books/5.

Fiddlers And Whores The Candid Memoirs of a Surgeon in Nelson's Fleet by James Lowry Published by Chatham Publishing.