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The Ship of the Line, Volume 1
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Certain to become the definitive work, this two volume work is a major step forward in the study of the sailing warship. For the first time, the development of the line-of-battle ship is described precisely, in terms of individual ships and classes, highlighting the factors influencing specific changes in design. This sophisticated approach allows the author to tackle a great many myths - such as the static nature of eighteenth century design, or the pre-eminence of French naval architecture - and his conclusions challenge the accepted view in many areas of naval history. For the enthusiast and academic historian alike, The Ship of the Line is essential reading for a better understanding of the navy in the age of sail.


Author:
Brian Lavery

350 line drawings
224 pages
295 x 248 mm
Hardback

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