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The Life of George, Lord Anson: Admiral of the Fleet, Vice-Admiral of Great ...
John Barrow, Sir
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able Admiral Byng afterwards Anson's Collection appears appointed army arrived attack Board of Admiralty Boscawen Brest Brett Cape Captain captured carried Centurion character Charles Wager coast command commission Commodore conduct Conflans considered convoy council court-martial crew death desire Duke of Bedford Duke of Newcastle employed enemy engaged England expedition favour fire flag flag-officers force France French fleet frigates gallant George give guns honour hundred Indies island killed King King's Lady land Legge letter lieutenant Lord Anson Lord Sandwich Lordship Majesty Majesty's ships marines Minorca naval never occasion officers opinion peace Piercy Brett Pitt ports present proceeded proper rank Rear-Admiral received Royal sail sail-of-the-line Saunders says scurvy seamen sent shore Sir Charles Sir Edward Hawke Sir John sloop soon South Sea Spain Spaniards Spanish squadron taken thought tion troops Vice-Admiral voyage Walpole whole wounded