Avancerad sökning
Din kundvagn är tom
Ändra i din kundvagn Gå till kassan
Great Lakes Warships 1812-1815
  • Bandtyp: Häftad
  • Språk: Engelska
  • Utgiven: 201203
  • Antal sidor: 48
  • Vikt i gram: 166
  • ISBN10:1849085668
  • ISBN13:9781849085663

Great Lakes Warships 1812-1815

(Häftad)
Beskrivning:

When war broke out in 1812, neither the United States Navy nor the Royal Navy had more than a token force on the Great Lakes. However, once the shooting started, it sparked a ship-building arms race that continued throughout the war. This book examines the design and development of the warships built upon the lakes during the war, emphasising their differences from their salt-water contemporaries. It then goes onto cover their operational use as they were pitted against each other in a number of clashes on the lakes that often saw ships captured, re-crewed, and thrown back against their pervious owners. Released in 2012 to coincide with the 200th anniversary of the outbreak of the war, this is a timely look at a small, freshwater naval war.

Kundrecensioner och bloggar

Sök fler böcker:

Kunder som köpt denna bok har
även köpt:
Lägg i kundvagn Pris199 kr
Uppgång och fall
av Strömquist, Liv
Lägg i kundvagn Pris189 kr
Den allvarsamma leken
av Söderberg, Hjalmar
Pris53 kr
Miniatyrmakaren
av Burton, Jessie
Pris54 kr
Min mors självbiografi
av Kincaid, Jamaica
Pris203 kr