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Ship: The Epic Story of Maritime Adventure

Complemented by more than 1,500 illustrations, diagrams, and period photographs, this engaging visual study captures more than five thousand years of...

Nelsons Navy, Revised and Updated: The Ships, Men, and Organization, 1793-1815

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

A Short History of Seafaring

For more than 5,000 years, the sea has challenged, rewarded, and punished the brave sailors who set forth to explore it.This...

Nelsons Navy: The Ships, Men and Organization, 1793-1815

First published in 1990, this encyclopedic yet highly readable work gives an indepth description of the Royal Navy in Lord Nelson's...

Hostilities Only: Training the Wartime Royal Navy

Using first-hand accounts and archival research, acclaimed historian Brian Lavery brings to light one of the major untold stories of World...

Churchill Goes to War: Winstons Wartime Journeys

One of Britain's top historians takes on a previously unexplored area of Churchill's wartime efforts in this much anticipated follow on...

Churchill Warrior: How a Military Life Guided Winstons Finest Hours

A “truly exceptional” account of how Churchill’s experiences in the armed forces helped him lead Britain to victory in World War...

The Frigate Surprise: The Complete Story of the Ship Made Famous in the Novels of Patrick Obrian

The design, construction, and careers―in history and in fiction―of Jack Aubrey’s favorite command. There is no more famous a vessel in...