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The mammoth book of eyewitness naval battles

Author: Richard Russell Lawrence
Publisher: New York : Carroll & Graf, 2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st Carroll & Graf ed
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Shares dramatic eyewitness accounts from more than 2,500 years of naval history, from the Battle of Salamis as recorded by Thucydides in 378 B.C., to the endeavors of Vice Admiral Horatio Nelson, to the carrier operations of the 1991 Gulf War.
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Genre/Form: History
Sources
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Russell Lawrence
ISBN: 0786712384 9780786712380
OCLC Number: 53475578
Notes: Originally published: London : Robinson, 2003.
Description: xiv, 640 pages : illustrations, maps ; 20 cm
Contents: Galleys 1 --
The Age of Sail 61 --
Ironclads 271 --
Dreadnought Part 1 333 --
Torpedo Part 1 383 --
Dreadnought Part 2 427 --
Torpedo Part 2 485 --
Flat Tops 517 --
Missiles 613.
Other Titles: Naval battles
Responsibility: edited by Richard Russell Lawrence.
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Shares dramatic eyewitness accounts from more than 2,500 years of naval history, from the Battle of Salamis as recorded by Thucydides in 378 B.C., to the endeavors of Vice Admiral Horatio Nelson, to the carrier operations of the 1991 Gulf War.

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