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Novelists and 18th & 19th Century Sea Battles

[To leave a comment go right to the end of the page and just enter it in the ‘Leave a Reply’ box] One historical period, the climax of the age of fighting sail (the twenty-two- year period of the French and Napoleonic wars, 1793–1815), has always drawn me irresistibly, as it has done for so […]

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BookPick: Conquest of the Ocean

[To leave a comment go right to the end of the page and just enter it in the ‘Leave a Reply’ box] Brian Lavery certainly brings impeccable credentials to this work having held posts at Chatham Historic Dockyard and the National Maritime Museum, where he is currently a Curator Emeritus. He has the ability to […]

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