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NELSON, NAVY & NATION

by Quintin Colville, with James Davey, Editors

Navy, Nation and Nelson explores the Royal Navy’s relationship with Britain from the Glorious Revolution to the Napoleonic Wars, encompassing...

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ROYAL TARS

ROYAL TARS

by Brian Lavery

With this work, one of the pre-eminent historians of the Royal Navy turns his analytical eye to the Navy's lower deck and explores a culture with...

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THE 100-GUN SHIP VICTORY

by John McKay

The three-decker First Rate-Victory, was the most successful 100-gun ship of the period and the flagship of Nelson at Trafalgar. First published in...

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THE SEA WARRIORS

by Richard Woodman

The Sea Warriors is the true story of the great frigate captains of the Nelsonic Royal Navy who spent long and arduous years away from their homes...

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INTREPID SAILORS

by Chipp Reid

Named a "Notable Naval Book of 2012" by Proceedings Magazine The U.S. Navy’s campaign against the Barbary pirates is one of the...

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CAPTAIN BLIGH'S SECOND CHANCE

CAPTAIN BLIGH'S SECOND CHANCE

by Lt. George Tobin and edited by Roy Schreiber

Shortly after the Bounty mutiny, William Bligh was commissioned to lead another voyage on the Providence in 1791--a journey that culminated in the...

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CAPTAIN COOK'S WAR AND PEACE

CAPTAIN COOK'S WAR AND PEACE

by John Robson

The author of two critically acclaimed books on Captain Cook, John Robson has now turned his attention to the decade leading up to Cook's famous...

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HMS PICKLE

by Peter Hore, Foreword by Andrew Lambert

The smallest ship in Nelson’s fleet at the Battle of Trafalgar was the curiously-named HMS Pickle. The ship was a topsail schooner and, though...

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HORRIBLE SHIPWRECK!

HORRIBLE SHIPWRECK!

by Andrew C. A. Jampoler

On August 25, 1833, the British convict transport Amphitrite, filled with more than one hundred women prisoners and their children, together with a...

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HOW DARK THE NIGHT

by William C. Hammond

  BOOK NEWS: How Dark the Night: A Novel by Naval Institute Press     SNEAK PEEK: How Dark the Night: A Novel by Naval Institute...

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MEMOIRES OF THE ROYAL NAVY, 1690

MEMOIRES OF THE ROYAL NAVY, 1690

by Samuel Pepys

Originally published by Pepys in June 1690, this is a defense of his administration of the Royal Navy and a criticism of his opponents. While Pepys...

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NOTHING TOO DARING

by David F. Long

Commodore David Dixon Porter made history when he took the Essex into the Pacific and crippled the British whaling industry in the War of 1812. He...

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THE CAPTAIN FROM CONNECTICUT

by Linda M. Maloney

The Captain from Connecticut is the definitive biography of the man who became a national hero as the commander of the USS Constitution in her...

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HMS TRINCOMALEE

by Wyn Davies

HMS Trincomalee belonged to a class of 38-gun Fifth Rates which was the Royal Navy’s standard frigate type during the Napoleonic Wars. Built in...

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A CALL TO ARMS

by William C. Hammond

Like the previous books in William C. Hammond’s award-winning historical fiction series, this fourth novel features the seafaring adventures of...

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