By James Stanier Clarke (editor), John McArthur (editor)
The Naval Chronicle, released in forty volumes among 1799 and 1818, is a key resource for British maritime and army historical past. This reissue is the 1st entire published replica of what used to be the main influential maritime ebook of its day. the themes coated diversity from debts of battles and lists of ships to notices of promotions and marriages, courts martial and deaths, and biographies, poetry and letters. every one quantity additionally includes engravings and charts in relation to naval engagements and significant harbours all over the world. quantity 1 (1799) comprises English and French bills of the conflict of the Nile and the fantastic First of June. Technical papers comprise discussions of a better pump capstan, send balance, and the Indian monsoon. There are topographical descriptions of Brest and Southampton, a record at the American army, and biographies of Admirals Earl Howe, Lord Rodney and Viscount Bridport.
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