The Leading eBooks Store Online 4,293,432 members ⚫ 1,430,845 ebooks

New to eBooks.com?

Learn more

Naval Miscellany

Naval Miscellany by Angus Konstam
Not for sale in
your country
US$ 15.95
(If any tax is payable it will be calculated and shown at checkout.)

For armchair admirals, history buffs, and naval enthusiasts everywhere, A Naval Miscellany is an indispensible and entertaining collection of fascinating and little-known facts, anecdotes, lists, curiosities and stories from our naval past. Forgotten heroes, amazing blunders, surprising trivia, and strange-but-true stories are all included. Who were the naval heroes of the ancient world, and the world's worst admirals? How much did a midshipman get paid in the eighteenth century? What are the origins of sea shanties? Where are the biggest naval bases in the world today? And how does a ship float? It's all here in this little book that will amaze and enlighten even the most avid student of naval history!

Osprey Publishing Ltd; May 2013
ISBN 9781472803900
Read online, or download in secure EPUB
Title: Naval Miscellany
Author: Angus Konstam
 

This edition is not for sale in your country. Here are some titles that might be what you're after...