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  • The Siege and Capture of Havana: 1762 book cover

    The Siege and Capture of Havana

    1762, 1st Edition

    By David Syrett

    David Syrett came to study the British capture of Havana in 1762 as a forgotten campaign of the Seven Years’ War. Through this collection of documents he showed that Havana was arguably the most complex and difficult operation of that war. It involved making an opposed landing with an army of…

    Paperback – 2019-07-19

  • The Naval Miscellany: Vol. V book cover

    The Naval Miscellany

    Vol. V, 1st Edition

    By N.A.M. Rodger

    This edition contains documents from the seventeenth century to the Second World War. There is additional material to complement NRS Volume 116 from the Commission of Enquiry in 1608, an account of the Earl of Warwick’s voyage to the Mediterranean in 1627 and documents relating to the management of…

    Paperback – 2019-07-19

  • The Byng Papers: Vol. III book cover

    The Byng Papers

    Vol. III, 1st Edition

    By Brian Tunstall

    The full title of these three volumes is misleading. The project to publish the papers of Sir George Byng (1663-1733) and his fourth son John (1704-1757) was never completed. Brian Tunstall completed three volumes, but the latest document to appear in the third volume was only dated 1717. An…

    Paperback – 2019-07-19

  • A Narrative of my Professional Adventures by Sir William Henry Dillon: 1790-1839, Vol. I book cover

    A Narrative of my Professional Adventures by Sir William Henry Dillon

    1790-1839, Vol. I, 1st Edition

    By Michael A. Lewis

    Sir William Henry Dillon (1780-1857) was born in Birmingham, the illegitimate son of the distinguished writer and traveller John Talbot Dillon (1734-1806), a baron of the Holy Roman Empire. The elder Dillon had briefly served in the Royal Navy, apparently obtaining his discharge in a fit of pique…

    Paperback – 2019-07-19

  • The Saumarez Papers book cover

    The Saumarez Papers

    1st Edition

    By A.N. Ryan

    Sir James Saumarez was a Channel Islander with a distinguished naval record. He had fought under Rodney at the Saintes, Jervis at St Vincent, and Nelson at the Nile. He had received his knighthood for his capture of the French frigate Réunion in 1793. In 1799 he had been chosen by St Vincent to…

    Paperback – 2019-07-19

  • Naval Administration: 1715-1750 book cover

    Naval Administration

    1715-1750, 1st Edition

    By Daniel A. Baugh

    This volume follows the organisation of the editor’s seminal study, Naval Administration in the Age of Walpole (1965), but the documents presented here represents a longer period (of thirty-five years) than in his original book. Separate sections include documents describing the structure of the…

    Paperback – 2019-07-19

  • Policy and Operations in the Mediterranean: 1912-1914 book cover

    Policy and Operations in the Mediterranean

    1912-1914, 1st Edition

    By E.W.R. Lumby

    The documents in this focus on the Mediterranean in the years 1912 to 1914 are grouped in four sections, each with an informative Introduction. The first covers the debate on British policy in the Mediterranean which occurred soon after Winston Churchill became First Lord of the Admiralty, as well…

    Paperback – 2019-07-19

  • Journals and Narratives of the Third Dutch War book cover

    Journals and Narratives of the Third Dutch War

    1st Edition

    By R.C. Anderson

    The Third Anglo-Dutch War (1672-1674) at sea formed part of the greater conflict between France and England against the Dutch, in which the naval campaign was fought in conjunction with a major land offensive, leading to an invasion of the Netherlands by France. The war at sea saw English and…

    Paperback – 2019-07-19

  • Elizabethan Naval Administration book cover

    Elizabethan Naval Administration

    1st Edition

    By C.S. Knighton, David Loades

    This is the first general selection from the substantial body of surviving documents about Elizabeth’s navy. It is a companion to The Navy of Edward VI and Mary I (Vol.157 in the NRS Series), where the apparatus serving both volumes was printed, and it complements the other NRS volumes that deal…

    Paperback – 2019-07-19

  • The Age of Entrepreneurship: Business Proprietors, Self-employment and Corporations Since 1851 book cover

    The Age of Entrepreneurship

    Business Proprietors, Self-employment and Corporations Since 1851, 1st Edition

    By Robert J. Bennett, Harry Smith, Carry van Lieshout, Piero Montebruno, Gill Newton

    This landmark research volume provides the first detailed history of entrepreneurship in Britain from the nineteenth century to the present. Using a remarkable new database of more than nine million entrepreneurs, it gives new understanding to the development of Britain as the world’s ‘first…

    Hardback – 2019-07-17
    Routledge International Studies in Business History

  • Archaeology of the Unconscious: Italian Perspectives book cover

    Archaeology of the Unconscious

    Italian Perspectives, 1st Edition

    By Alessandra Aloisi, Fabio Camilletti

    In reconstructing the birth and development of the notion of ‘unconscious’, historians of ideas have heavily relied on the Freudian concept of Unbewussten, retroactively projecting the psychoanalytic unconscious over a constellation of diverse cultural experiences taking place in the eighteenth and…

    Hardback – 2019-07-17
    Warwick Series in the Humanities

  • Memory, the City and the Legacy of World War II in East Central Europe: The Ghosts of Others book cover

    Memory, the City and the Legacy of World War II in East Central Europe

    The Ghosts of Others, 1st Edition

    By Uilleam Blacker

    After the Second World War, millions of people across Eastern Europe, displaced as a result of wartime destruction, deportations and redrawing of state boundaries, found themselves living in cities that were filled with the traces of the foreign cultures of the former inhabitants. In the immediate…

    Hardback – 2019-07-16
    BASEES/Routledge Series on Russian and East European Studies

203Series in History

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