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Ships make strong impacts in battle

Three weeks later at Rochefort, Napo¬¨leon surrendered himself to Captain Maitland of H.M.S. Bellerophon, handing him a letter for the prince regent of Great Britain. It asked for asylum: “I have finished my political career, and I come, like Themistocles,to sit at the hearth of the British people. I put myself under the protection of […]