Empire of the Seas, by Brian Lavery

Empire of the Seas, How the Navy forged the modern world
Brian Lavery

A book to accompany the BBC series presented by Dan Snow.

Hardback with dust jacket in cellophane wrapper. Very good condition.

Defeating the Armada
The drift to civil war
Dutch wars
Reform and revolution
European war
Stability and stagnation
Broadening horizons
Defeat into victory
The loss of America
Crisis and mutiny
Nelson and the new tactics
Limitations of sea power
The effects of a long peace
Steam, steel and shellfire
Road to war
The test of war

272 pages
Colour photographs throughout
198 mm x 252 mm (approx. 7.75 in x 10 in)
2009, Conway, London


1 in stock

Additional information

Weight 1.6 kg
Dimensions 28 × 22 × 4 cm