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The naval, commercial, and general history of Great Britain

The naval, commercial, and general history of Great Britain

including the lives of the admirals, ... from the earliest times to the present. ... To each volume is prefixed a political and illustrative preface; ... By Frederick Hervey, ... In five volumes.

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Published by printed for J. Bew in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesEighteenth century -- reel 8757, no. 01 ; reel 8758, no. 01.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination5v.,plates
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18364349M

What was the setting of Upton Sinclair's book The Jungle? This invention was used to combat Great Britain's naval blockade. It also infuriated President Wilson and turned American public opinion against the Central Powers. What invention is this passage describing. u-boat. Speedback Assignment -History from 22 terms.   This is a very large book with a great deal of detail and should appeal strictly to those with a lot of time on their hands and a burning interest in the history of the British Navy. The first part of the book up to , when Henry VIII arrives, is just bits and pieces of trivia, so little is actually known/5.

  Naval history needs a colourful narrative and plenty of action. But academics such as Lambert tend to be more interested in the workings of the navy than in the battles it fought; the result here. Kupte si knihu Naval, Commercial, and General History of Great Britain: Hervey, Frederic: za nejlepší cenu se slevou. Podívejte se i na další z miliónů zahraničních knih v naší nabídce. Zasíláme rychle a levně po ČR.

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