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Sailing ships of war, 1800-1860

Moore, Alan Hilary Sir, bart.

Sailing ships of war, 1800-1860

including the transition to steam

by Moore, Alan Hilary Sir, bart.

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Published by Halton & T. Smith, ltd., Minton, Balch & Company in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Naval prints.,
  • Warships.,
  • Ships.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Sir Alan Moore, bt. ... with illustrations from engravings, drawings and paintings in the Macpherson Collection.
    ContributionsMacpherson, Arthur George Holdsworth, 1875-1942.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNE957 .M6
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv p., 1 l., 78 p., 1 l.
    Number of Pages78
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6702226M
    LC Control Number27011684
    OCLC/WorldCa4334084

    Buy SAILING SHIPS OF WAR (Conway's History of Sail) by Howard, Frank (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(10). The 19th Century saw the rise of the steam-powered metal warship, signaling the fall of the wooden sailing vessel. There are a total of 73 Warships and Submarines from to in the Military Factory. Entries are listed below in alphanumeric order (1-to-Z). Flag images indicative of country of origin and not necessarily the primary operator.

    Two young sailors notice dubious German naval activities and find themselves in an atmosphere of mutual suspicion and intrigue which could soon lead to war. The novel is noted for its characterisation and richly authentic background of inshore sailing, as well as its vivid evocation of the late s and its prediction of the First World : Katy Stickland. In the 18th century and most of the 19th, a sloop-of-war in the Royal Navy was a warship with a single gun deck that carried up to eighteen guns. The rating system covered all vessels with 20 guns and above; thus, the term sloop-of-war encompassed all the unrated combat vessels, including the very small gun-brigs and technical terms, even the more specialised bomb vessels and.

    Sailing Ships of War, (Book): Howard, Frank. The sailing ships in the s participated in the wars of that century. In there was a battle fought on July 20 by the famous name of Battle of Cape Finisterre. This battle was one of the Napoleonic wars fought between two fleets of two famous admirals by the name of Vice Admiral Robert Calder and Vice Admiral Pierre Villeneuve.


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