A fascinating book that covers every aspect of life at sea in Nelson's navy, from ship building to the daily life of the sailors. If you have any interest in naval warfare, or in life at sea, then this book is essential for you.
Over fourteen chapters, Lavery deals with just about every issue that affected the fleet during the Napoleonic wars. Each chapter has copious illustrations, maps and contemporary drawings.
Author: Brian Lavery
Publisher: Conway Maritime