Davies, David: Brief History of Fighting Ships, A: Ships of the Line and Napoleonic Sea Battles 1793-1815
Book Number: WARSEA23
Constable & Robinson Ltd London, England 2002 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Softcover, reprint, 222g, 201pgs. From 1793 to 1815 were the years of the Napoleonic wars - a period of change and upheaval comparable to the world wars of the 20th century. This is the story of one of the keys to that great conflict, the Ship of the Line - the beautiful but deadly battleships that waged the war at sea. Book is in fine condition.