Charles Lister & Douglas Jerrold With the Hood Battalion during the campaign in the Dardanelles
Although there remains much interest in the activities of the Royal Naval Division during the First World War, there is little origina..
Charles C. Dix A riveting account of the Royal Naval Brigade in Action
Most accounts of the Boxer rebellion in China during 1900 inevitably focus upon the siege of the diplomatic legations in Peking and their sub..
Douglas Jerrold The sailors and marines of the Royal Naval Division at war
Douglas Jerrold’s history of the campaigns and battles of the Royal Naval Division during the First World War is an acknowledged classic o..
Douglas Jerrold During the First World War at Gallipoli and on the Western Front The Great War campaigns of one of the Royal Naval division battalions
The campaigns of the Royal Naval Brigades have always fascinated students of military history. During several notable campaigns..
George Crowe & Fred T. Jane A Cruiser & Her Campaigns During the Boer War and Boxer Rebellion—The Commission of H. M. S. “Terrible” 1898-1902 by George Crowe & The White Era by Fred T. Jane The Naval Brigade of the cruiser H. M. S Terrible in the Victorian age
The battles of the Nile and Trafalgar in the opening years of the 19th century demonstrated that the Royal Navy was an unbeata..
Conrad Cato Accounts of the Royal Navy in the ‘Sideshow’ Theatres of the First World War, 1914-18 The Royal Navy’s small vessels and armoured cars in the Great War
This book has been created by Leonaur’s editors by bringing together historical accounts from Conrad Cato’s two books, ‘The Navy in..
E. A. Williams & Edmund Hope Verney Two Accounts of the Brigades of H. M. S. Pearl & H. M. S. Shannon
The Cruise of the Pearl
by E. A. Williams
The Shannon’s Brigade in India
by Edmund Hope Verney
The sailors and guns of the Royal Navy in India
The activities of the Royal Navy’s brigade..
W. Whittall No 1 Squadron of the Royal Naval Armoured Car Division During the First World War Armoured cars in the African bush
The subject of this book will need little by way of explanation to recommend it to interested readers. First, it concerns the First World War in Africa as it was f..
Thomas T. Jeans The Campaigns of the Royal Navy During the Anglo-Boer War The story of the Royal Navy at war with the Boers
As students of the history of Royal Navy will appreciate, there were no major sea battles fought by the British in over a century between the Battl..
Henry F. Norbury Sailors and Assegais
During the long years of Queen Victoria’s reign there was little or no opportunity for the Royal Navy to reprise the role it had played in the great days of the age of sail and..
Geoffrey Sparrow & J. N. MacBean Ross The Blue Jackets who fought on land
The time of Nelson was not only notable because of the success in nautical warfare of the man himself, but also because it was the zenith of the ‘age of sail’ th..
W. H. G. Kingston The Royal Navy During Queen Victoria’s Reign 1839-1901 Vignettes from many engagements of the Victorian Royal Navy
For many, the great age of sail, typified by Nelson and his Royal Navy was the finest hour of British sea power. In its struggle with Nap..
P. I. X. (Theodore Douglas Hallam) Royal Navy Air Service Flying Boat Operations During the First World War by a Flight Commander War at sea—war in the air
This is an account of the early days, during the Great War, of the service that became the Fleet Air Arm. It did not take long after hostilities commenced for the Royal Na..
C. R. N. Burne With the Guns of H. M. S. Terrible & H. M. S. Tartar during the Boer War 1899-1900 With the big guns of the Royal Navy in South Africa
During the history of warfare—particularly during the nineteenth century—there has been the need to employ naval brigades for duty on land fighti..