The Frigates: An Account of the Lighter Warships of the Napoleonic Wars 1793-1815
A naval history of the ships and personalities of the Nelson period. The sources used include accounts of the Napoleonic Wars, ships' logs, Admiralty documents, private and official reports, letters and contemporary descriptions.
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Mutiny and Retribution
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