Broadsides: The Age of Fighting Sail, 1775-1815

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Book Sales, Incorporated, 2005 - History - 388 pages
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User Review  - ShaneTierney - LibraryThing

Worthwhile overview. Can't rave about it; didn't hate it. A little more depth on the French and Spanish navies was in order. Owe to this book the discovery of Thomas Cochrane--may have subconsciously factored an extra half star just for that. Read full review

BROADSIDES: The Age of Fighting Sail, 1775-1815

User Review  - Jane Doe - Kirkus

Until now, there has been no general history of the classic age of naval warfare—the 40 or so years between the American Revolution and the fall of Napoleon. Miller (Star-Spangled Men, 1997, etc ... Read full review

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