History: Military & Naval History

  • Underwater Cultural Heritage: Ethical concepts and practical challenges book cover

    Underwater Cultural Heritage

    Ethical concepts and practical challenges, 1st Edition

    By Elena Perez-Alvaro

    Underwater Cultural Heritage investigates cases of underwater cultural heritage, exploring ethical issues that have never been studied before. A vast cultural heritage lies beneath the sea, including the archaeological remains of more than three million vessels, as well as historic monuments and…

    Hardback – 2019-05-09
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Heritage

  • The Tomlinson Papers book cover

    The Tomlinson Papers

    1st Edition

    By J.G. Bullocke

    Robert Tomlinson was a protégé and loyal supporter of Sir Edward (later Lord) Hawke. He provided the parliamentary opposition with evidence with which to defend Hawke’s reputation as First Lord after he retired in 1771, and to attack Lord Sandwich. The first part of the volume contains a selection…

    Hardback – 2019-04-30
    Routledge

  • The Naval Miscellany: Volume VII book cover

    The Naval Miscellany

    Volume VII, 1st Edition

    Edited by Susan Rose

    This seventh volume of Naval Miscellany contains documents which range in date from the late thirteenth century to the Korean War. They illustrate the many different ways in which the naval forces of the crown have served the realm. Topics covered include the role of ships in campaigns against…

    Paperback – 2019-04-30
    Routledge
    Navy Records Society Publications

  • The Milne Papers: Papers of Admiral of the Fleet Sir Alexander Milne 1806-1896, Volume I, 1820-1859 book cover

    The Milne Papers

    Papers of Admiral of the Fleet Sir Alexander Milne 1806-1896, Volume I, 1820-1859, 1st Edition

    Edited by John Beeler

    Alexander Milne was the pre-eminent naval administrator of the Victorian Royal Navy, spending eighteen years at the Admiralty between 1847 and 1876, over six of them as First Naval Lord. His administrative career coincided exactly with the greatest technological upheaval in warfare at sea since…

    Paperback – 2019-04-30
    Routledge
    Navy Records Society Publications

  • The Maritime Blockade of Germany in the Great War: The Northern Patrol, 1914-1918 book cover

    The Maritime Blockade of Germany in the Great War

    The Northern Patrol, 1914-1918, 1st Edition

    Edited by John D. Grainger

    The Tenth Cruiser Squadron of the Grand Fleet had the task of patrolling the seas between Scotland and Greenland to intercept enemy ships trying to escape into the ocean and merchant ships who could be carrying goods destined for Germany. This was a task of great political sensitivity, since almost…

    Paperback – 2019-04-30
    Routledge
    Navy Records Society Publications

  • Expedition of Sir John Norris and Sir Francis Drake to Spain and Portugal, 1589 book cover

    Expedition of Sir John Norris and Sir Francis Drake to Spain and Portugal, 1589

    1st Edition

    By R.B. Wernham

    Actions against the Spanish Armada and campaigns in the Netherlands left the Queen’s coffers empty. For this reason proposals to capture the Spanish treasure fleet were given royal support. The treasure fleet homeward bound from the Americas would be intercepted in the Azores. A diversion at…

    Paperback – 2019-04-30
    Routledge
    Navy Records Society Publications

  • Chatham Dockyard, 1815-1865: The Industrial Transformation book cover

    Chatham Dockyard, 1815-1865

    The Industrial Transformation, 1st Edition

    Edited by Philip MacDougall

    By the end of the Napoleonic Wars, the seven home dockyards of the British Royal Navy employed a workforce of nearly 16,000 men and some women. On account of their size, dockyards add much to our understanding of developing social processes as they pioneered systems of recruitment, training and…

    Paperback – 2019-04-30
    Routledge
    Navy Records Society Publications

  • Naval Intelligence from Germany: The Reports of the British Naval Attachés in Berlin, 1906–1914 book cover

    Naval Intelligence from Germany

    The Reports of the British Naval Attachés in Berlin, 1906–1914, 1st Edition

    Edited by Matthew S. Seligmann

    During the course of the Anglo-German naval race, the British Admiralty found a regular flow of information on Germany's naval policy, on her warship construction and on the technical progress of her fleet to be absolutely vital. It was only on the basis of accurate calculations of Germany's…

    Paperback – 2019-04-30
    Routledge
    Navy Records Society Publications

  • The Rodney Papers: Volume I, 1742–1763: Selections from the Correspondence of Admiral Lord Rodney book cover

    The Rodney Papers

    Volume I, 1742–1763: Selections from the Correspondence of Admiral Lord Rodney, 1st Edition

    Edited by David Syrett

    Overbearing, avaricious and difficult, yet talented and ambitious, George Brydges Rodney has never attracted much sympathy or understanding. He was nevertheless an original thinker and one of the great admirals of the eighteenth century. The contents of this volume, the first of three, document his…

    Paperback – 2019-04-30
    Routledge
    Navy Records Society Publications

  • Sea Power and the Control of Trade: Belligerent Rights from the Russian War to the Beira Patrol, 1854–1970 book cover

    Sea Power and the Control of Trade

    Belligerent Rights from the Russian War to the Beira Patrol, 1854–1970, 1st Edition

    Edited by Nicholas Tracy

    The ability to influence world events through control of seaborne trade was profoundly affected by 19th-century developments in economic theory, commercial organization and naval technology, and by the growing power of the United States. In consequence the international law of belligerent rights at…

    Paperback – 2019-04-30
    Routledge
    Navy Records Society Publications

  • The Naval Miscellany: Volume VI book cover

    The Naval Miscellany

    Volume VI, 1st Edition

    Edited by Susan Rose

    This seventh volume of Naval Miscellany contains documents which range in date from the late thirteenth century to the Korean War. They illustrate the many different ways in which the naval forces of the crown have served the realm. Topics covered include the role of ships in campaigns against…

    Paperback – 2019-04-30
    Routledge
    Navy Records Society Publications

  • The Rodney Papers: Volume II: 1763-1780: Selections from the Correspondence of Admiral Lord Rodney book cover

    The Rodney Papers

    Volume II: 1763-1780: Selections from the Correspondence of Admiral Lord Rodney, 1st Edition

    Edited by David Syrett

    This, the second of three volumes of the correspondence of George Brydges Rodney, covers the admiral's life from the end of the Seven Years War in 1763 until August 1780. This was perhaps his most eventful, extraordinary and controversial period; from being a successful admiral, a member of…

    Paperback – 2019-04-30
    Routledge
    Navy Records Society Publications

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