Pepys's Navy: Ships, Men & Warfare 1649-89

By: Davies, J. D.

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Large hardcover in Near Fine condition with Near Fine dustwrapper. First edition, pp 304, b&w and colour illustrations throughout, notes, appendix, index. All aspects of the English navy in the second half of the seventeenth century are comprehensively described in this book by one of Britain's leading authorities of a period that witnessed the creation of a permanent naval service. One of the book's most significant players is Samuel Pepys, whose tireless work over thirty years did so much to develop systems for construction and administration that prepared the navy for its global struggle with the French. This book will appeal to scholar and layman alike. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, SO FOR UK FIRST CLASS AND INTERNATIONAL, ADDITIONAL POSTAGE COSTS WILL BE REQUIRED. DUE TO THE LARGE SIZE OF THIS BOOK, IT MAY BE SHIPPED AS A MEDIUM WHICH MAY INCUR FURTHER COSTS.

Title: Pepys's Navy: Ships, Men & Warfare 1649-89

Author Name: Davies, J. D.

Categories: Maritime, History, Military History,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: Seaforth Publishing: 2008

ISBN Number: 1848320140

ISBN Number 13: 9781848320147

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Jacket Condition: Near Fine

Type: Book

Seller ID: 004584

Keywords: Navy, Naval, History, History, Maritime,