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12 edition of Fighting sail found in the catalog.

Fighting sail

by A. B. C. Whipple

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Published by Time-Life Books in Alexandria, Va .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Nelson, Horatio Nelson, Viscount, 1758-1805 -- Military leadership,
    • Great Britain. Royal Navy -- Sea life,
    • Admirals -- Great Britain -- Biography,
    • Great Britain -- History, Naval -- 18th century

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby A. B. C. Whipple and the editors of Time-Life Books.
      SeriesThe Seafarers ;, v. 2
      ContributionsTime-Life Books.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA87.1.N4 W55
      The Physical Object
      Pagination184 p. :
      Number of Pages184
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4741022M
      ISBN 100809426560
      LC Control Number78052043
      OCLC/WorldCa3649735

      Would you consider the audio edition of Broadsides: The Age of Fighting Sail, to be better than the print version? This book puts all the other stories into order and it helps you realize the other naval books of the time have a degree of truth. What was one of the most memorable moments of Broadsides: The Age of Fighting Sail, ? Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Fighting sail by A. B. C. Whipple, , Time-Life Books edition, in English Fighting sail ( edition) | Open LibraryPages:

      Get this from a library! Fighting sail. [A B C Whipple; Time-Life Books.] -- Profusely illustrated text discusses the English navy in the late eighteenth century and describes its ships, men, and battles with France and Spain.   Fighting Sail tries to capture the "feel" of age of sail without the book keeping. It aims to allow squadrons and fleets rather than 1v1 ship duels. It has a hint of old-school Warhammer about it; if you hated Trafalgar and Man O War, you are unlikely to approve of Fighting Sail, which is a streamlined descendent; where the odd damage counter is the most .

      No one has been so well equipped as C. S. Forester to dramatize the sea battles of the War of , to characterize the heroes more skillfully, or to comprehend more shrewdly the world unrest that made it possible for an infant republic to embarrass seriously a great nation rich in one hundred years of sea triumphs. In The Age of Fighting Sail, the author of The African Queen, . Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Fighting sail by A. B. C. Whipple; 2 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Admirals, Biography, Great Britain, Great Britain.


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