Men-of-War. 1st pr.

By: HOWARTH, David Time-Life Books : Seafarers Series

Price: $20.00

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HOWARTH, David and the Editors of Time-Life Books. The Men-of-War. Alexandria, Virginia : Time-Life Books, (1978). First Printing. Pp (5), [6]-176. Illustrated throughout. 4to, black imitation morocco with pictorial inlay on upper board. Map end-papers. In The Seafarers series. With bibliography andindex. Chapters: 1. A marriage of cannon and sail; 2. Titanic trials for n ew navies; 3. A Spanish interlude between the wars; 4. The nemesis of the dockyard thieves; 5. "To fly is the fashion of cowards"; 6. Twin catastrophes: God's Fire, Holland's Revenge. Picture essays: 1. Rivals to inherit the earth; 2. The Wasa reborn from the deep; 3. In celebration of the waters around them; 4. The fire ship: a triumph of the incendiary's art; 5. The greater victory that might have been. Very good. 20.00

Title: Men-of-War. 1st pr.

Author Name: HOWARTH, David Time-Life Books : Seafarers Series

Categories: 888,

Publisher: Time-Life, Alexandria, VA, 1978,:

Seller ID: 18073

Keywords: NAUTICAL NAVAL NAVY BRITISH HISTORY WARSHIPS,