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British Warships in the Age of Sail 1603 - 1714

British Warships Age of SailDesign, Construction, Careers and Fates.

RIF WINFIELD is the author of a number of well-received reference works on the sailing warship, including the two previous volumes in this series.

Hardcover: 384 pages
Publisher: Seaforth Publishing (30 Nov 2009)
Language English
ISBN-10: 184832040X
ISBN-13: 978-1848320406
Product Dimensions: 29.2 x 24.9 x 2.8 cmbuy_book

Silent Pilots: Figureheads in Mystic Seaport Museaum

(Mystic Seaport Museum Monographs) (Paperback)
by Georgia W. Hamilton (Author)

Silent Pilots: Figureheads in Mystic Seaport

Paperback: 114 pages
Publisher: Mystic Seaport Museum (May 1984)
Language English
ISBN-10: 0913372307
ISBN-13: 978-0913372302

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The Warship Figureheads of Portsmouth

By David Pulvertaft
Illustrated by Kevin Dean
With a foreword by HRH The Princess Royal.

REVIEWED by Richard Hunter Figurehead Historian.

The Warship Figureheads of Portsmouth By David Pulvertaft
The Warship Figureheads of Portsmouth By David Pulvertaft
Books on the collective subject of Ships Figureheads both Naval and Merchant  are relatively rare, only a hand full have been published in the United Kingdom during the past ten or more years, books on the more specific and detailed  subject of British Naval Figureheads are rarer still, retired Rear Admiral David Pulvertaft has been researching into British Naval Figureheads for over fifteen years, during that time he has been able to build up a vast collection of related material.

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