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  • Skepp : 5 000 år av äventyr till sjöss

    Skepp : 5 000 år av äventyr till sjöss
    av Brian Lavery, Bengt O. Hult, Inge R.L. Larsson, Carl Erik Tovås

    Inbunden - 2014 - Svenska - ISBN: 9789186597795

    Skepp - 5 000 år av äventyr till sjöss är ett omfattande verk över människans maritima historia, från de första båtarna fram till dagens moderna fartyg. Här avslöjas dramat bakom de storslagna äventyren till sjöss med fakta om forskningsexpeditioner…

  • A Night to Remember

    A Night to Remember
    av Brian Lavery

    Storpocket - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780141399690

    'There is no danger that Titanic will sink. The boat is unsinkable and nothing but inconvenience will be suffered by the passengers.' - Phillip Franklin, White Star Line Vice-PresidentOn April 15th, 1912, Titanic, the world's largest passenger ship,…

  • SS Great Britain Enthusiasts' Manual

    SS Great Britain Enthusiasts' Manual
    av Brian Lavery

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781785211720

    Isambard Kingdom Brunel's SS Great Britain was a world first when she was launched at Bristol in 1843. This uniquely successful passenger ship design brought together the leading technologies of the day (screw propeller, iron hull and 1,0

  • Luckiest Thirteen

    Luckiest Thirteen
    av Brian W. Lavery

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781909954229

  • Mary Rose Owners' Workshop Manual

    Mary Rose Owners' Workshop Manual
    av Brian Lavery

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780857335111

    Insights into the construction, operation, rescue and restoration of a great Tudor ship and its contents. From the time that King Henry VIII's warship Mary Rose was raised from the Solent in 1982 after 437 years on the seabed, to the present day, sh…

  • Skip

    Skip
    av Brian Lavery, Brian Lavery

    Inbunden - 2012 - Norska (bokmål) - ISBN: 9788244200981

    Til alle tider har mennesker brukt fartøy når folk og varer skulle fraktes over elver og fjorder, innsjøer og havstykke, når havets ressurser skulle høstes, når områder skulle erobres eller forsvares - eller når horisontens hemmeligheter skulle avde…

  • Assault Landing Craft: Design, Construction & Operations

    Assault Landing Craft: Design, Construction & Operations
    av Brian Lavery

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781848320505

    The landing craft assault or LCA was one of the unsung heroes of the Second World War. It took part in practically every amphibious operation from Norway to Normandy and landed around 400,000 men in action conditions, plus many more in training. It…

  • Churchill's Navy

    Churchill's Navy
    av Brian Lavery

    Inbunden - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844860357

    The history of the Royal Navy during the Second World War is an epic story of heroism and defiance, of stinging defeats but glorious triumphs. Typically books tend to concentrate on the battle history of the navy, and of course this book also examin…

  • The Royal Navy Officer's Pocket-Book

    The Royal Navy Officer's Pocket-Book
    av Brian Lavery

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472834089

    ""The art of command is...to be the complete master, and yet the complete friend of every man on board; the temporal lord and yet the spiritual brother of every rating; to be detached and yet not dissociated.'A Seaman's Pocket-Book, 1943', has found…

  • Jack Aubrey Commands

    Jack Aubrey Commands
    av Brian Lavery

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781591144021

    The twenty books in the Patrick O'Brian canon featuring the lives and adventures of Captain Jack Aubrey and his confidant, naval surgeon Stephen Maturin, have been lauded across the world for their blend of classic storytelling, historical accuracy,…

  • The Arming and Fitting of English Ships of War, 1600-1815

    The Arming and Fitting of English Ships of War, 1600-1815
    av Brian Lavery

    Inbunden - 1987 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780870210099

    This all-inclusive volume covers every aspect of fitting out and arming wooden warships in the Royal Navy.

  • The Last Big Gun

    The Last Big Gun
    av Brian Lavery

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781910860014

    As she lay in dry dock, devastatingly damaged by one of Hitler's newly deployed magnetic mines after barely two months in service, few could have predicted the illustrious career that lay ahead for the cruiser HMS Belfast. After three years of repai…

  • Nelson's Navy

    Nelson's Navy
    av Brian Lavery

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472841353

    Patrick O'Brien provides the forward to this edition of the most successful Conway Maritime title. This book is the perfect guide to Nelson's Navy for all those with an interest in the workings of the great fleet. The book is eminently readable and…

  • Churchill's Navy

    Churchill's Navy
    av Brian Lavery

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844863365

    In this remarkable book, now reissued in paperback, Brian Lavery examines every aspect of the Royal Navy, both ashore and at sea, during the Second World War, and casts a lucid eye over the strengths and weaknesses of an organisation that was put un…

  • Shipboard Life and Organisation, 1731-1815

    Shipboard Life and Organisation, 1731-1815

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138346291

    First published in 1998, this volume explores the Royal Navy which had most of its greatest triumphs in the decades up to 1815, but has received relatively little study of its social life and shipboard administration, beyond popular myth and sensati…

  • Shipboard Life and Organisation, 1731-1815

    Shipboard Life and Organisation, 1731-1815

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138346260

    First published in 1998, this volume explores the Royal Navy which had most of its greatest triumphs in the decades up to 1815, but has received relatively little study of its social life and shipboard administration, beyond popular myth and sensati…

  • A Short History of Seafaring

    A Short History of Seafaring
    av Brian Lavery

    Storpocket - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780241379691

    A fascinating journey through more than 5,000 years of seafaring history in this essential guide to the most impressive seafaring tales, explorers, and maritime environments. For more than 5,000 years, the seas have challenged, rewarded, and punishe…

  • Nelson's Fleet at Trafalgar

    Nelson's Fleet at Trafalgar
    av Brian Lavery

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781591146100

    Published on the eve of the two hundredth anniversary of the Battle of Trafalgar, this handsomely illustrated book paints a vibrant picture of the most famous battle of the age of sail. Unlike other books on the subject, which are told mostly from N…

  • Nelson's Victory

    Nelson's Victory
    av Brian Lavery

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781848322325

    Published to coincide with the 250th anniversary of her launch and an exhibition at Chatham Historic Dockyard this title gives new and surprising revelations about her career.

  • Ship: The Epic Story of Maritime Adventure

    Ship: The Epic Story of Maritime Adventure
    av Brian Lavery

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780756667412

    From dugout canoes and the boats of the Ancient Egyptians to battleships and modern cruise liners, Ship looks at every aspect of water-going vessels and the people who have sailed them. Now in compact paperback

  • Nelson's Navy

    Nelson's Navy
    av Brian Lavery

    Inbunden - 1989 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780870212581

    This encyclopedic work gives an in-depth description of all facets of the Royal Navy in Nelson's time.

  • Ship of the Line

    Ship of the Line
    av Brian Lavery

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781848322141

    Over 100 models in stunning full-colour photographs incuding close-ups, details and thematic spreads for variety and visual interest. In-depth captioning, annotations and an authoritative text.

  • Nelson's Navy

    Nelson's Navy
    av Brian Lavery

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781591146117

    A fully illustrated, large-format, in-depth description of the Royal Navy in Lord Nelson's time.

  • Nelson's Navy, Revised and Updated: The Ships, Men, and Organization, 1793-1815

    Nelson's Navy, Revised and Updated: The Ships, Men, and Organization, 1793-1815
    av Brian Lavery

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781591146124

    With a foreword by Patrick O'Brian, Nelson's Navy is the definitive reference work on the British Navy in the Napoleonic era for individuals with an interest in the workings of the greatest fleet of the sailing era. Written by one of the world's lea…

  • Jack Aubrey Commands

    Jack Aubrey Commands
    av Brian Lavery

    Inbunden - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781591144038

    Lavery is the curator of ship technology at the National Maritime Museum, Greenwich. In this text, he explores the links between naval facts and naval fiction particularly the works of Patrick O'Brian and C.S. Forester showing how the life of real n…

  • Nelson's Victory

    Nelson's Victory
    av Brian Lavery

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781612518671

    May 2015 is the 250th anniversary of the launch of HMS Victory. While many books have been written about Nelson's flagship at Trafalgar, none tell the full story of the ship since she first took to the waters in 1765. Nelson's Victory also tells the…

  • Wooden Warship Construction

    Wooden Warship Construction
    av Brian Lavery

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781473894808

    The National Maritime Museum in Greenwich houses the largest collection of scale ship models in the world, many of which are official, contemporary artifacts made by the craftsmen of the Royal Navy or by the shipbuilders themselves. They range from…

  • The Ship of the Line

    The Ship of the Line
    av Brian Lavery

    Inbunden - 1984 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780870219535

  • Horatio Lord Nelson

    Horatio Lord Nelson
    av Brian Lavery

    Inbunden - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780814751909

    Horatio Nelson (1758-1805) was undoubtedly Britain's greatest naval leader and perhaps the greatest sea commander of all time. Although his complex character often made him enemies and led to mistakes in both his public and private life, he was an u…

  • A Seaman's Pocketbook

    A Seaman's Pocketbook
    av Brian Lavery

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472834119

    At the height of the Second World War this small pocket-book was issued to all ratings on board ships of the Royal Navy. In straight period prose it outlines all the basic expressions and tasks a seaman needed to know to perform his duties efficient…

  • In Which They Served

    In Which They Served
    av Brian Lavery

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781591144014

    Brian Lavery's extensively researched study takes an in-depth look at the officers of the Royal Navy and the various routes they took from initial recruitment and training to their role in the fighting. The first half of the book looks at the select…

  • We Shall Fight on the Beaches

    We Shall Fight on the Beaches
    av Brian Lavery

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781591149477

    Brian Lavery, an established authority on the Napoleonic Wars and World War II, articulates the parallels and defining features of these tumultuous periods in our history. He looks at the style and competence of politicians and military commanders a…

  • The Conquest of the Ocean: The Illustrated History of Seafaring

    The Conquest of the Ocean: The Illustrated History of Seafaring
    av Brian Lavery

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781465408419

    A captivating tale spanning 5,000 years of the oceans' history, "The Conquest of the Ocean" tells the stories of the remarkable individuals who sailed seas, for trade, to conquer new lands, to explore the unknown. From the early Polynesians to the f…

  • Royal Tars

    Royal Tars
    av Brian Lavery

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781591147435

    Brian Lavery, the pre-eminent historian of the Royal Navy, turns his astute and wide-ranging analytical eye on to its 'lower deck' - the world of the seamen as distinct from the officers of the 'quarterdeck'. If not totally overlooked in the grand n…

  • Ship

    Ship
    av Brian Lavery

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780241298046

    From the earliest dugout canoes and the boats of the Ancient Egyptians, to the most technologically advanced modern battleships and cruise-liners, this is the ultimate guide to every aspect of the ship, and those who have sailed them.Embark on an ep…

  • The Ship of the Line

    The Ship of the Line
    av Brian Lavery

    Inbunden - 1984 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780870216312

  • The Headscarf Revolutionaries

    The Headscarf Revolutionaries
    av Brian W. Lavery

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781909954144

    In the harsh Arctic seas of 1968, three trawlers from Hull s fleet sank in just three weeks. 58 men died. Lilian Bilocca put down her filleting knife, wrote a petition, and stormed into action. With her army of fishwives she took her battle to the d…

  • Skip

    Skip
    av Brian Lavery, Brian Lavery

    Inbunden - Norska (bokmål) - ISBN: 9788244200165

    Til alle tider har mennesket brukt ulike farkoster når folk og varer skulle fraktes over elver og fjorder, innsjøer og havstykker, når havets ressurser skulle høstes, når områder skulle erobres eller forsvares. Med tekst utarbeidet av National Marit…

  • A Short History of Seafaring

    A Short History of Seafaring
    av Brian Lavery

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781465484635

    For more than 5,000 years, the sea has challenged, rewarded, and punished the brave sailors who set forth to explore it. This history of the sea and sailing tells the remarkable story of those individuals--whether they lived to tell the tale themsel…

  • Empire of the Seas

    Empire of the Seas
    av Brian Lavery

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781591142348

    For four centuries the Royal Navy made Britain the most powerful nation on earth--the true ruler of the waves. But its impact goes far beyond battles on the high seas. This lavishly illustrated tie-in to a major BBC series follows the progress of th…

  • Churchill Warrior: How a Military Life Guided Winston's Finest Hours

    Churchill Warrior: How a Military Life Guided Winston's Finest Hours
    av Brian Lavery

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781910860229

    On a typical day during the Second World War, Winston Churchill, as Prime Minister and Minister of Defense, issued numerous memos to the ministers and service commanders on different subjects, on both the grand strategy and the detail of the war eff…

  • Life in Nelson's Navy

    Life in Nelson's Navy
    av Brian Lavery

    Pocket - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780750947763

    Were that sailors excited about the Battle of Trafalgar, or suffering scurvy? How did life compare between those of a high rank, and those who served them? What were conditions like below the decks, living among the rats and the filth? How did you c…

  • The Ship of the Line

    The Ship of the Line
    av Brian Lavery

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781591141877

    The Ship of the Line takes the best models from the National Maritime Museum in Greenwich to tell the story of the evolution of the ship of the line, known as the capital ship and epitome of British sea power during its heyday from 1650-1850. This p…