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Fighting Ships, 1850-1950
Language: en
Pages: 223
Authors: Sam Willis
Categories: Naval history, Modern
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014 - Publisher: Quercus Publishing

Published in association with National Maritime Museum.
Fighting at Sea in the Eighteenth Century
Language: en
Pages: 254
Authors: Sam Willis
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008 - Publisher: Boydell Press

Naval warfare is vividly brought to life, from first contact through how battles were won and lost to damage repair.
The Struggle for Sea Power
Language: en
Pages: 608
Authors: Sam Willis
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-10-15 - Publisher: Atlantic Books Ltd

LONGLISTED FOR THE HESSELL TILTMAN PRIZE SHORTLISTED FOR THE MEDIA MARITIME AWARDS SHORTLISTED FOR THE MILITARY HISTORY MONTHLY BOOK OF THE YEAR AWARD With a ca
In the Hour of Victory
Language: en
Pages: 300
Authors: Sam Willis
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-02-01 - Publisher: Atlantic Books Ltd

Between 1794 and 1815 the Royal Navy repeatedly crushed her enemies at sea in a period of military dominance that equals any in history. When Napoleon eventuall
Empire of the Deep
Language: en
Pages: 544
Authors: Ben Wilson
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-07-25 - Publisher: Hachette UK

The bestselling complete history of the British Navy - our national story through a different prism. The story of our navy is nothing less than the story of Bri
A History of the Royal Navy: World War I
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Mike Farquharson-Roberts
Categories: Technology & Engineering
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-07-08 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

World War I is one of the iconic conflicts of the modern era. For many years the war at sea has been largely overlooked; yet, at the outbreak of that war, the B
The Merchant Marine in International Affairs, 1850-1950
Language: en
Pages: 232
Authors: Greg Kennedy
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-07-10 - Publisher: Routledge

Merchant navies represent economic and industrial strength. This study revises the definition of maritime power through a more comprehensive understanding and a
Royal Naval Officers from War to War, 1918-1939
Language: en
Pages: 282
Authors: Mike Farquharson-Roberts
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-08-11 - Publisher: Springer

In the context of their war experience in the First World War, the changes and developments of the Executive branch of the Royal Navy between the world wars are
The Last Century of Sea Power, Volume 1
Language: en
Pages: 543
Authors: H. P. Willmott
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-06-09 - Publisher: Indiana University Press

“In this first of three volumes on sea power, the author reviews the story of political, economic, and military oceanic control from the 1890s through WWI.”
Captain James Carlin
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: Colin Carlin
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-12-31 - Publisher: Univ of South Carolina Press

A biography of the British American who captained a blockade runner for the Confederacy during the Civil War. Captain James Carlin is a biography of a shadowy n