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Byng, John 1704-1757

Overview
Works: 418 works in 1,047 publications in 2 languages and 26,296 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Naval history  Sources  Trials, litigation, etc  Drama  Poetry  Records and correspondence 
Roles: Author, Honoree
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Most widely held works about John Byng
 
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Most widely held works by John Byng
The Byng papers : selected from the letters and papers of Admiral Sir George Byng, first viscount Torrington, and of his son, Admiral the Hon. John Byng by George Byng Torrington( Book )

7 editions published between 1930 and 1932 in English and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The trial of the Honourable Admiral John Byng at a court martial by John Byng( Book )

32 editions published between 1757 and 2005 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Admiral Byng was court-martialled and found guilty of failing to "do his utmost" to prevent Minorca falling to the French following the Battle of Minorca (1756)
Testament politique de l'amiral Byng by John Byng( Book )

20 editions published between 1759 and 2005 in French and English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A candid examination of the resolutions and sentence of the court-martial on the trial of Admiral Byng ; ... By an old sea officer by Old sea officer( Book )

1 edition published in 1757 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Byng was court martialed for his misconduct while commanding His Majesty's ship, the St. George, while in the Mediterranean
A copy of a paper delivered by the Honourable Admiral Byng, to William Brough, Esq by John Byng( )

10 editions published between 1757 and 2005 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The trial of Vice-Admiral Byng, at a court-martial, held on board his Majesty's ship the St. George, in Portsmouth Harbour. ... Together with the admiral's defence, taken down in short-hand by John Byng( Book )

10 editions published between 1757 and 2005 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Admiral Byng in the Elysian Shades. A poem by John Byng( Book )

5 editions published in 1757 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sham fight: or, political humbug : A state farce, in two acts. As it was acted by some persons of distinction in the M-d-n, and elsewhere by SHAM FIGHT( Book )

1 edition published in 1756 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At twelve Mr. Byng was shot by Dudley Pope( Book )

1 edition published in 1962 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Vindication of Admiral John Byng, who was tried and executed on trumped-up charges of treason by a British Admiralty court-martial in 1757
A Letter to Lord Robert Bertie : relating to his conduct in the Mediterranean, and his defence of Admiral Byng by Robert Bertie( Book )

1 edition published in 1757 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Some further particulars in relation to the case of Admiral Byng : from original papers, &c. : fiat justitia! by William Hawkins( )

1 edition published in 1756 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Bing, John

Bing, John 1704-1757

Byng 1704-1757

Byng 1704-1757 Admiral

Byng 1704-1757 amiral

Byng 1704-1757 Mr

Byng (Admiral (John), 1704-1757

Byng, amiral (John), 1704-1757

Byng, Johann 1704-1757

Byng (Mr. (John), 1704-1757

John Byng ammiraglio inglese

John Byng britischer Admiral und Politiker

Torrington, John 1704-1757

Джон Бинг

ג'ון בינג

ジョン・ビング

約翰·拜恩

Languages
English (332)

French (20)

Covers
Admiral Byng : his rise and execution