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The Enemy on the Tide
George Clinch & Thomas Berney
The Coastal Defences of England from the Roman Period to the 19th Century by George Clinch & The Battle of the Channel Tunnel and Dover Castle and Forts by Thomas Berney
‘We will fight them on the beaches’ For millennia island nations have known that invasion would come from the sea and that the enemy would select the most suitable point of disembarkation—a safe ba..
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The Story of the Barbary Corsairs
Stanley Lane-Poole
Islamic Pirates of the Mediterranean 1504-1881
When the blue Mediterranean turned blood red Powers that rise must fall—it is the way of things and is true of all, from the smallest realms to the mightiest of empires. There is no place on earth ..
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The Monarchs of the Main
Walter Thornbury
A Classic Account of the Buccaneers & Pirates of the Great Age of Sail
High adventure on the seas for plunder and profit This well known account of the ‘gentlemen of the black flag’ by Thornbury was originally published in three volumes under the title Monarchs of the..
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The British Navy
Alfred H. Miles
Accounts of Naval Warfare from Damme 1213 to Trafalgar 1805
The exploits of the world’s greatest sea power from its beginnings to its triumphs This book, originally entitled, ‘Fifty-Two Stories of the British Navy from Damme to Trafalgar,’ is an excellent ‘..
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The Pirates of Malabar
John Biddulph
Pirates of the Coast of the Indian Sub-Continent During the 17th & 18th Centuries
Pirates of the Indian Ocean Despite the rise and domination of the Raj in post mutiny India and all it came to mean to the British Empire, it should be remembered that the rush to India by all the ..
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Sea-Wolves of the Mediterranean
E. Hamilton Currey
Moslem Corsairs of the Sixteenth Century 1492-1580
Sword against scimitar at sea The expulsion of the Moors from Iberia following the victory of the Catholic monarchs King Ferdinand of Castile and Queen Isabella of Aragon in 1492 heralded a new age..
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The Mercantile Marine
E. Keble Chatterton
The Story of the Merchants of the Seas and Oceans
The story of sail and trade Man is a creature on the land occupying a world covered principally by water. Whilst he could move himself and his trade goods by foot, beast and wheel, he realised mill..
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Life Aboard a British Privateer
Robert C. Leslie & Woodes Rogers
The First Hand Account of a Famous Privateer Captain at War with the Spanish During the Reign of Queen Anne 1707-1711
Woodes Rogers—the man who rescued ‘Robinson Crusoe’ In the history of the British at sea, the names of many of its greatest men have long been familiar to almost everyone. For many, however, the na..
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Sea Battles
John Richard Hale
A Thousand Years of Naval Conflict—Salamis to Tsu-Shima 480 BC - 1905
A substantial examination of war at sea through the ages On a planet covered with water it is inevitable that the oceans and seas would become great highways of transport and trade and great battle..
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Lords of the Sea
A. T. Mahan
Great Captains of the Royal Navy During the Age of Sail
The Careers of Six Famous Royal Navy officers The age of sail—particularly as it related to the Royal Navy—has, perhaps been justifiably, dominated by the great Nelson. His victory at Trafalgar mea..
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Knights of St John
Augusta Theodosia Drane
A History to the Siege of Vienna, 1688
The Knights of the white cross The Order of Knights Hospitallers—or Knights of St John—originated in the times of the Crusades in 1119, though the foundation of a hospital for pilgrims in Jerusalem..
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