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British Aircraft Carriers

by David Hobbs

This book is a meticulously detailed history of British aircraft-carrying ships from the earliest experimental vessels to the Queen Elizabeth class,...

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British Battleships 1919-1945

by R A. Burt

British Battleships, 1919–1939 is one of the most sought after naval reference books since its original publication in 1993. A masterpiece of...

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BRITISH CRUISERS

British Cruisers

by Norman Friedman

With the world's largest merchant fleet and extensive overseas territories during most of the twentieth century, the Royal Navy depended on the...

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British Cruisers of the Victorian Era

by Norman Friedman

Gradually evolving from sailing frigates, the first modern cruiser is not easy to define, but this book starts with the earliest steam paddle...

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British Warship Recognition: The Perkins Identification Album

by Richard Perkins

In the inter-war years Richard Perkins, an amateur photographer and avid collector, amassed one of the world’s largest personal collections of...

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British Warship Recognition: The Perkins Identification Albums

by Richard Perkins

The Richard Perkins warship identification albums form one of the most detailed studies of the changes to the appearance of Royal Navy ships ever...

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British Warship Recognition: The Perkins Identification Albums

by Richard Perkins

The Richard Perkins warship identification albums form one of the most detailed studies ever undertaken of the changes to the appearance of Royal...

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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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THE BRITISH BATTLESHIP

by Norman Friedman

Norman Friedman brings a new perspective to an ever-popular subject in The British Battleship: 1906–1946. With a unique ability to frame...

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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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British and German Battlecruisers

by Michele Cosentino

The authors of British and German Battlecruisers have detailed the fast and formidably-armed battlecruisers developed before and during World War I...

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The Sloop of War

by Ian McLaughlan

This is the first in-depth study of the Royal Navy’s vital, but largely ignored small craft. In the age of sail they were built in huge numbers and...

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Fighters over the Fleet

by Norman Friedman

Fighters Over the Fleet is an account of the parallel evolution of naval fighters for fleet air defense and the ships they sought to defend. This...

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Before the Ironclad

by David K. Brown

When first published in 1990 Before the Ironclad was highly regarded and wholly unique. Brown’s work challenged old assumptions and started a...

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The Battleship Builders

by Ian Johnston

The launch in 1906 of HMS Dreadnought, the world’s first all-big-gun battleship, rendered all existing battle fleets obsolete while at the same time...

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