National Geographic : 1948 Jan
(0) National Geographic Society XX isouacnrome Dy uarieton Aitcneii Carib Swings at Anchor under an Arm of the Crucifix Overlooking Bourg des Saintes inthe Iles des Saintes Fort Napoleon looks down from the hill (extreme right). Guadeloupe looms across the channel. Maneuvering in thesewaters, Rodney defeated deGrasse inthe Battle of the Saints (1782). By this celebrated engagement Britain gained control of the seas in the West Indies and won thewar with France.