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The Ship of the Line, Vol. 1 The Development of the Battlefleet 1650-1850 by Brian Lavery

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Published by Conway Maritime Press .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Maritime history,
  • Ship design & naval architecture,
  • Ships & shipping: general interest,
  • c 1600 to c 1700,
  • c 1700 to c 1800,
  • c 1800 to c 1900,
  • Military - Naval,
  • History,
  • History - Military / War,
  • Military,
  • World - General,
  • Sailing ships,
  • Shipbuilding,
  • Warships

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages224
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8279414M
ISBN 100851772528
ISBN 109780851772523

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