The Price of Admiralty: The Evolution of Naval Warfare
Keegan illuminates the history of naval combat by expertly dissecting four landmark sea battles, each featuring a different type of warship: The Battle of Trafalgar, the Battle of Jutland in World War I, the Battle of Midway in World War II, and the long and arduous Battle of the Atlantic.
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Review: The Price of Admiralty: The Evolution of Naval Warfare from Trafalgar to MidwayUser Review - Pete - Goodreads
A bit slow in his overly-detailed way through Trafalgar. Pace picks up tremendously from Jutland and beyond. Basically "The Face of Battle" on the sea. If you liked one, you will like the other. Read full review
Review: The Price of Admiralty: The Evolution of Naval Warfare from Trafalgar to MidwayUser Review - Marks54 - Goodreads
John Keegan recently died. That is a great loss. I got into a stretch where I was reading a lot of him, often on audio since his books are so well written and easy to follow. Keegan combines balanced ... Read full review