An Encyclopedia of Naval History

An Encyclopedia of Naval History

Book - 1998
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International, with a focus on the US and Britain, the encyclopedia features descriptions of every notable naval engagement since 1571. Some 1,000 entries cover men like John Paul Jones, Horatio Nelson, David Glasgow Farragut, Lord Mountbatten, and Captain Bligh; wars like the Dutch Wars, the American War of Independence, the Napoleonic Wars, the Civil War, the two World Wars, and the Iran-Iraq War; battleships, cutters, midget submarines, U-boats, and frigates; and the navies of Spain, Italy, France, Russia, Germany, England, Japan, and the US.
Publisher: New York : Facts on File, c1998
ISBN: 9780816026975
Branch Call Number: 359.003 B83e 1998
Characteristics: vii, 440 p. : ill. ; 29 cm
Additional Contributors: Cogar, William B. 1949-


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