The Ship of the Line : The Development of the Battlefleet 1650-1850 Development of the Battlefleet, 1650-1850 v.1 Hardback
by Brian Lavery
This, the first of a two-volume study, outlines the history and technical development of the battlefleet from 1650-1850.
The story of the line-of-battle ship is described in terms of individual vessels and classes, highlighting the factors influencing specific changes in design.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 224 pages, 130 photographs, 65 line drawings
- Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
- Publication Date: 31/12/1983
- Category: Maritime history
- ISBN: 9780851772523