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The fighting Temeraire : the Battle of Trafalgar and the ship that Inspired J.M.W. Turner's most beloved painting

Author: Sam Willis
Publisher: New York, NY : Pegasus Books, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st Pegasus Books cloth edView all editions and formats
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Tells the story of the vessel behind J.M.W. Turner's famous painting.
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Genre/Form: Art
Naval history
Art and the war
Named Person: J M W Turner; J M W Turner
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sam Willis
ISBN: 9781605981246 : 1605981249
OCLC Number: 601101109
Notes: Originally published: London : Quercus, 2009.
Description: xxviii, 323 pages, [24] pages of plates : illustrations (some color), maps, portraits ; 24 cm.
Contents: The escaping Téméraire --
The captured Téméraire --
The amphibious Temeraire --
The new Temeraire --
The blockading Temeraire --
The mutinous Temeraire --
The Trafalgar Temeraire --
The Baltic and Iberian Temeraire --
The retired Temeraire --
The fighting Temeraire --
--
On iconic warships --
Appendix I. Ship diagrams --
Appendix II. The crew of HMS Temeraire at the Battle of Trafalgar, 21 October 1805 --
Appendix III. Poems and songs.
Responsibility: Sam Willis.

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Tells the story of the vessel behind J.M.W. Turner's famous painting.

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