We have now sunk to a depth at which restatement of the obvious is the first duty of intelligent men. — George Orwell

Lord Edward Hawke

Civilization: British — England
   Field of Renown:  military — Admiral
Era:  Foundation

Hero of the naval Battle of Quiberon during the Seven Years War.

Other Resources

Story Links
Book Links
Second Struggle  in  The Hanoverians  by  C. J. B. Gaskoin
Great Lord Hawke  in  The Struggle for Sea Power  by  M. B. Synge

Image Links

Battle of Quiberon Bay, November 20, 1759
 in The Hanoverians