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The men-of-war

Author: David Armine Howarth; Time-Life Books.
Publisher: Alexandria, Va. : Time-Life Books, ©1978.
Series: Seafarers, v. 5.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Describes the warships of England and other countries in the seventeenth century and the battles and wars in which they were involved.
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Howarth, David Armine, 1912-1991.
Men-of-war.
Alexandria, Va. : Time-Life Books, ©1978
(OCoLC)561390423
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Armine Howarth; Time-Life Books.
ISBN: 0809426684 9780809426683 0809426676 9780809426676
OCLC Number: 4004751
Description: 176 pages : illustrations ; 29 cm.
Contents: Essay: Rivals to inherit the earth --
A marriage of cannon and sail --
Essay: The "Wasa" reborn from the deep --
Titanic trials for the new navies --
Essay: In celebration of the waters around them --
A Spanish interlude between the wars --
The nemesis of the dockyard thieves --
Essay: The fire ship: a triumph of the incendiary's art --
"To fly is the fashion of cowards" --
Twin catastrophes: God's fire, Holland's revenge --
Essay: The greater victory that might have been.
Series Title: Seafarers, v. 5.
Responsibility: by David Howarth and the editors of Time-Life Books.

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Describes the warships of England and other countries in the seventeenth century and the battles and wars in which they were involved.

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