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Title The Oxford illustrated history of the Royal Navy / general editor, J.R. Hill ; consultant editor, Bryan Ranft.

Publication Info. Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1995.

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Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Highland CC Stacks - HCCY-13  VA454 .O94 1995    AVAILABLE
Description xiv, 480 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color), maps ; 26 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 449-465) and index.
Contents The wall of England, to 1500 / Susan Rose -- From the king's ships to the Royal Navy 1500-1642 / David Loades -- A permanent national maritime fighting force, 1642-1689 / J.D. Davies -- The struggle with France, 1690-1815 / John B. Hattendorf -- The eighteenth-century navy as a national institution, 1690-1815 / Daniel A. Baugh -- The shield of empire, 1815-1895 / Andrew Lambert -- Wood, sail, and cannonballs to steel, steam, and shells, 1815-1895 / David K. Brown -- Endeavour, discovery, and idealism, 1760-1895 / Roger Morris -- Life and education in a technically evolving navy, 1815-1925 / John Winton -- The battleship fleet : the test of war, 1895-1919 / James Goldrick -- Retrenchment, rethinking, revival, 1919-1939 / Geoffrey Till -- A service vindicated, 1939-1946 / Eric J. Grove -- The realities of medium power, 1946 to the present / J.R. Hill -- The Royal Navy and the post-war naval revolution, 1946 to the present / Norman Friedman.
Subject Great Britain. Royal Navy -- History.
Great Britain. Royal Navy. (OCoLC)fst00529487
Great Britain -- History, Naval.
Great Britain -- History, Naval.
Grande-Bretagne -- Histoire navale.
Great Britain. (OCoLC)fst01204623
Genre/Form History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
Naval history. (OCoLC)fst01411632
Added Author Hill, J. R.
Ranft, Bryan.
Added Title Illustrated history of the Royal Navy
Royal Navy
Other Form: Online version: Oxford illustrated history of the Royal Navy. Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1995 (OCoLC)604321493
Online version: Oxford illustrated history of the Royal Navy. Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1995 (OCoLC)631402161
ISBN 0192116754 (acid-free paper)
9780192116758 (acid-free paper)
0198605277
9780198605270

 
    
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