By Christopher Lloyd
Naval histories usually cease brief on the demise of Nelson. This ebook succinctly fills the space via masking the golden age of British sea energy – the interval which observed the defeat of Napoleon, the yank warfare, the growth of the empire, the advent of the steamship and the defeat of the 1st German risk. not just a galaxy of heroic episodes, this ebook additionally highlights the connection among the military in conflict and peace to the state as an entire.
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A Short History of the Royal Navy: 1805-1918: Volume 21 (Routledge Library Editions: Military and Naval History) by Christopher Lloyd