C. Sanford Terry & Keble Howard
The 1918 amphibious raids on the Belgian coast
After three years of grinding attrition, the First World War on the Western Front remained in a stalemate with the German and Allied armies stuck in o..
Harold F. B. Wheeler & Charles W. Domville-Fife
War in the Underseas by Harold F. B. Wheeler & Submarines, Mines and Torpedoes in the War by Charles W. Domville-Fife
The worldwide undersea war—1914-18
This Leonaur volume brings together two excellent works on submarine warfare during the First World War in a single good value edition. Wheeler’s work provides an..
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..
Paul Harris Nicolas
The second volume of a two volume anniversary history of the early Royal Marines
The Royal Marines can trace their origins back to the formation of ‘The Duke of York and Albany’s Maritime Regiment ..
Paul Harris Nicolas
The first volume of a two volume anniversary history of the early Royal Marines
The Royal Marines can trace their origins back to the formation of ‘The Duke of York and Albany’s Maritime Regiment o..
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..
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..
The Allied Under-Sea Conflict During the First World War
Submarines and U-boats-killers beneath the waves
Newbolt’s excellent overview of the undersea conflict of the First World War is an essential book for any student of the subject. The author, a reco..
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..
Hellmuth von Mücke
Two Accounts of the S. M. S. Emden During the First World War by One of its Officers: The “Emden” & The “Ayesha” Being the Adventures of the Landing Squad of the “Emden”
Two classics of war at sea
The author of this book, von Mücke wrote two accounts of his naval experiences in the Imperial German Navy during the First World War and both are brought together in thi..
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 ‘..
Edward J. Reed, Edward Simpson & J. D. Jerrold Kelley
The Development of Warships by the Navies of the World During the Later 19th Century
The dawn of the modern warship
This interesting, illustrated work concerns the considerable variety of ships of war that were designed and launched during the latter part of the nineteenth century...
The Exploits of Officers & Men of the Royal Navy
Accounts of the ‘Hearts of Oak’
As the European age of empires developed it was inevitable that, as an island state, Britain would develop as a nation of sailors and that in consequence its need for ..
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..