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by William Laird Clowes

The Royal Navy: A History from the Earliest Times to the Present, Vol. 4 download ebook
ISBN:
1861760132
ISBN13:
978-1861760135
Author:
William Laird Clowes
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Chatham Pub (March 1, 1997)
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624 pages
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This book was originally published in 1900. Clowes was the naval correspondent for The Times. My only regret upon finishing it was that Clowes didn't live in the present time, so he could have brought the book up to date. 3 people found this helpful.

This book was originally published in 1900. While he wrote much of the book, other sections were written by Sir Clements Markham, a retired admiral and President of the Royal Geographical Society; Alfred Thayer Mahan, author of the seminal "Influence of Seapower Upon History"; and Theodore Roosevelt, who wrote what is still considered one of the best histories of the War of 1812; among others.

from the earliest times to the present. From the Earliest Times to the Present. By Wm. Laird Clowes Fellow of King's College, London; Gold Medallist . Naval Institute; Hon. Member of the . Assisted by. Sir Clements Markham, . Captain A. T. Mahan, . Mr. H. W. Wilson Mr. Theodore Roosevelt Mr. E. Fraser etc.

This book is a reproduction of an important historical work

This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. Despite having Sir William Laird Clowes FKC (1 February 1856 – 14 August 1905) was a British journalist and historian whose principal work was The Royal Navy, A History from the Earliest Times to 1900, a text that is still in print.

of the Royal Navy and England's maritime legacy. This remarkable series includes the work of Alfred Thayer Mahan, Theodore Roosevelt, Sir Clements Markham, and H. Wilson.

Volume 1 covers the period from the early Britons to the defeat of the Spanish Armada. One hundred years after its first printing, Sir William Clowes's superb seven volume study still retains its position as the preeminent history of the Royal Navy. Volume 1 covers the period from the early Britons to the defeat of the Spanish Armada.

The Royal Society caused a fine portrait medal to be struck in his honour Omai was landed, with his numerons presents, at his native island of Huaheine.

The Royal Society caused a fine portrait medal to be struck in his honour. Certain it is that he urged the matter on the attention of the Council of the Eoyal Society immediately. Omai was landed, with his numerons presents, at his native island of Huaheine.

Sir William Laird Clowes FKC (1 February 1856 – 14 August 1905) was a British journalist and historian whose principal work was The Royal Navy, A History from the Earliest Times to 1900, a text that is still in print. He also wrote numerous technical pieces on naval technology and strategy and was also noted for his articles concerning racial politics in the Southern United States.

A History from the Earliest Days to the Present. The series was actually a collaborative venture. This volume was co-written by .

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