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LANDSMAN HAY

LANDSMAN HAY

by Robert Hay, Abridged and Edited by Vincent McInerney

In 1803, at the age of fourteen, Robert Hay joined the Royal Navy and spent the next eight years at sea. His colorful memoir describes a sailor's...

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LIFE OF A SAILOR

LIFE OF A SAILOR

by Frederick Chamier

Frederick Chamier went to sea in 1809 as an officer in the Royal Navy. Like his contemporary Captain Frederick Marryat, he enjoyed a successful...

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NAVAL BATTLES OF THE FIRST WORLD WAR

by Geoffrey Bennett

With the call to action stations in August 1914, the Royal Navy faced its greatest test since the time of Nelson. This classic history of the Great...

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NELSON'S REFUGE

by Jason R. Musteen

Since its capture from Spain in 1704, Gibraltar has been one of Great Britain's most legendary citadels.   As the gatekeeper of the...

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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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NELSON’S BAND OF BROTHERS

by Peter Hore, Editor; In association with the 1805 Club

While there is a perennial interest in the Royal Navy during the Napoleonic wars and in Nelson himself, there is no reference work that chronicles...

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NELSON’S NAVY, REVISED AND UPDATED

by BRIAN LAVERY

With a foreword by Patrick O’Brian, Nelson's Navy is the definitive reference work on the British Navy in the Napoleonic era for...

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NELSON’S VICTORY

by Brian Lavery

May 2015 is the 250th anniversary of the launch of HMS Victory.  While many books have been written about Nelson’s flagship at Trafalgar,...

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ON SEAS CONTESTED

by Vincent P. O'Hara

An international team of naval historians and scholars has pooled their expertise for this definitive reference on how the great navies of World War...

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PIRATE NATION

by David Childs

For all the romantic mythology surrounding the court of Queen Elizabeth I, the financial underpinning of the reign of ‘Gloriana’ was...

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POXED AND SCURVIED

by Kevin Brown

When European sailors began to explore the world, keeping crews healthy on long voyages became an acute problem. As navies developed, the well-being...

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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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SHIPS FOR ALL NATIONS

by Ian Johnston

The Clydebank shipyard built some of the most famous vessels in maritime history. Its heritage boasts of great transatlantic liners like Lusitania,...

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STRUGGLE FOR THE MIDDLE SEA

by Vincent P. O'Hara

The Mediterranean is the maritime crossroads where Europe, Asia, and Africa meet. More major naval actions were fought there than in the Atlantic or...

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ANATOMY OF NELSON'S SHIPS

THE ANATOMY OF NELSON'S SHIPS

by C. Nepean Longridge

This complete reference includes many photographs previously unavailable to the general public, nearly 200 line drawings, foldout inboard and...

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