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THE TRAFALGAR COMPANION
Written by Mark Adkin. Illustrated by Clive Farmer.
Stock no. 1817951
Published by Aurum Press. 1st 2005. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A guide to history's most famous sea battle and the life of Admiral Lord Nelson. Large format. Colour illustrations. 560 pages. ISBN: 1845130189. Text block a little grubby. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly edge-creased and faded to spine.
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THE SAIL & STEAM NAVY LIST: ALL THE SHIPS OF THE ROYAL NAVY 1815-1889
Written by David Lyon; Rif Winfield.
Stock no. 1817950
Published by Chatham Publishing. 1st 2004. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A comprehensive listing of all Royal Navy ships - built, purchased or captured - in the period of transition from sail to steam propulsion. Large format. Blue boards, silver title to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 1861760329. Top and tail of spine lightly rubbed. Pictorial dustwrapper is faded to spine and scuffed to rear panel.
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FRENCH WARSHIPS IN THE AGE OF SAIL 1786-1861
Written by Rif Winfield; Stephen S. Roberts.
Stock no. 1817949
Published by Seaforth Publishing. 1st 2015. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Design, Construction, Careers and Fates. Includes significant technical and building data, followed by highlights of the careers of each ship in every class. Large format. Olive green boards with gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 9781848322042. Slight fading to dustwrapper spine.
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FRENCH WARSHIPS IN THE AGE OF SAIL 1626-1786
Written by Rif Winfield; Stephen S. Roberts.
Stock no. 1817947
Published by Seaforth Publishing. 1st 2017. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Design, Construction, Careers and Fates. Includes significant technical and building data, followed by highlights of the careers of each ship in every class. Large format. Olive green boards with gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 9781473893511. Light rubbing to top and tail of spine. Pictorial dustwrapper is faded to spine.
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DUTCH WARSHIPS IN THE AGE OF SAIL 1600-1714
Written by James Bender.
Stock no. 1817946
Published by Seaforth Publishing. 1st 2014. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Design, Construction, Careers and Fates. A definitive listing of all Dutch fighting ships from the heyday of the United Provinces, complete with whatever technical and career information survives. Large format. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 9781848321571.
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RUSSIAN WARSHIPS IN THE AGE OF SAIL 1696-1860
Written by John Tredrea; Eduard Sozaev.
Stock no. 1817945
Published by Seaforth Publishing. 1st 2010. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Design, Construction, Careers and Fates. With a complete and comprehensive list of both the seagoing fleet and the inshore navy, with technical details and career highlights for every ship, down to small craft and auxiliaries. Large format. Red boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 9781848320581. Minor rubbing to board spine. Pictorial dustwrapper is faded to spine.
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SHIPWRECK INDEX OF THE BRITISH ISLES VOLUME 5 - WEST COAST AND WALES
Written by Richard Larn; Bridget Larn.
Stock no. 1817934
Published by Lloyd's Register Of Shipping. 1st 2000. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Large format. Burgundy boards, gilt titles. ISBN: 190083961X.
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THE AGE OF THE GALLEY
Written by Robert Gardiner; John Morrison.
Stock no. 1817912
Published by Conway Maritime Press. 1st thus 2004. Slightly better than very good condition.

Mediterrranean Oared Vessels since Pre-Classical Times. Large format. Pictorial card wraps. Conway History of the Ship. B/w photos. 256 pages. ISBN: 0851779557. Rear cover lightly browned.
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THE MAKING OF THE ELIZABETHAN NAVY, 1540-1590: FROM THE SOLENT TO THE ARMADA
Written by David Loades.
Stock no. 1817894
Published by The Boydell Press. 1st 2009. Fine condition.

A thorough account of the development of the English navy, showing how the formidable force which beat the Spanish Armada was created. Pictorial glazed boards. ISBN: 9781843834922.
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SEND A GUNBOAT: THE VICTORIAN NAVY AND SUPREMACY AT SEA 1854-1904
Written by Antony Preston; John Major.
Stock no. 1817877
Published by Conway. 1st thus 2007. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Revised edition. A study of the Gunboat and its role in British Policy, 1854-1904. Terracotta cloth boards, silver title to spine. B/w illustrations and photos. ISBN: 9780851779232.
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THE CHINESE STEAM NAVY 1862-1945
Written by Richard N.J. Wright.
Stock no. 1817872
Published by Chatham Publishing. 1st 2000. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The extraordinary story of the transformation of a navy from one of armed junks to one exploiting the latest steam and steel technology. Grey boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 1861761449. Some light creasing to top of dustwrapper spine.
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IRRAWADDY FLOTILLA
Written by Alister McCrae; Alan Prentice.
Stock no. 1817870
Published by James Paton Limited. 1st 1978. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

This story of river transport in Burma describes the historical background to the formation in 1852 of the Irrawaddy Flotilla: how four paddle steamers sent by the Bengal Marine to Burma for the prosecution of the second Burmese War were taken over by private enterprise in 1865 and became the foundation of the greatest river fleet the world has ever known. Blue boards, silver title to spine. B/w photos and illustrations. ISBN: 0950606103. Top corners of boards and dustwrapper bumped.
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