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The British seas

picturesque notes

by William Clark Russell

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Published by Seeley and Co. Limited in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Description and travel

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    Statementby W. Clark Russell and other writers ; with etchings & engravings after J.C. Hook, R.A., Colin Hunter, A.R.A., Henry Moore, A.R.A., Hamilton MacAllum, and other artists
    ContributionsHook, James Clarke, 1819-1907, Hunter, Colin, 1841-1904, Moore, Henry, 1831-1895, MacAllum, Hamilton, 1841-1896
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 88 p., [12] leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages88
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25126817M

      British novelist Patrick O’Brian’s Aubrey–Maturin series, a sequence of over 20 nautical historical novels, is another sea saga of the Napoleonic Wars. Published between and , the story of the novels is set in the Royal Navy during the Napoleonic Wars.   The lovely thing about doing British tech trees, especially their capital ships, is that the British Navy, especially in WWI, had an unrivaled amount of capital ships in their navy - they had the largest global empire, and they needed the warships to defend this. Thanks to their global influence.

    Winner of the National Book Award for history, The Path Between the Seas tells the story of the men and women who fought against all odds to fulfill the year-old dream of constructing an aquatic passageway between the Atlantic and Pacific oceans. It is a story of astonishing engineering feats, tremendous medical accomplishments, political. The British Royal Navy emerged triumphant as the leading world sea power, and the epitome of Britannic naval strength was the Ship-of-the-Line. Th Author: Angus Konstam The French Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars encompassed a period when rival European fleets vied for naval supremacy, and naval tactics were evolving.

    Seals and whales of the British seas. London, Jarrold and Sons, (OCoLC) Online version: Southwell, Thomas, Seals and whales of the British seas (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Thomas Southwell. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Mackinder, Halford John, Sir, Britain and the British seas. Oxford: Clarendon Press,


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The 'Seven Seas' is a bitter, disillusioned series of poems centred on Britain’s role in colonialism and Empire building. With reverberating lyrics and powerful imagery, Kipling writes of the ruthless means that were often employed to add nations to the glorious Empire, and the subsequent effects upon these colonised nations.3/5(4).

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Britain and the Sea is a British documentary television series presented and written by David Dimbleby that was first broadcast on BBC One on 17 November The series was made in partnership with National Maritime Museum and explores Britain's maritime heritage. Covering all the major actions in the Atlantic and Pacific oceans, as well as those in the narrow seas, this book interweaves for the first time the endeavors of the maritime forces of the British Empire, the United States, Germany, and Japan, as well as those of France, Italy, and Russia.

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