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The Heavy Frigate : Eighteen-Pounder Frigates Volume 1, 1778-1800 (Conway's Ship Types)

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Hardback in VGC, with dust jacket which has a tiny tear on the back.

Part of the "Conway's Ship Types" series, this is the first of two volumes dealing with the development of the heavy frigate. It covers the introduction of 18-pounder armament in the War of American Independence, and then analyzes the standard heavy cruiser of the French Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars.;Replete with tabular data, the book covers the design background of each class, as well as tackling more general subjects such as armament, performance and naval architecture. It is extensively illustrated with draughts from the National Maritime Museum's Admiralty plans collection.

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Author(s):
Gardiner, Robert
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
27.9 x 1.9 x 27.9 cm
Edition:
1994
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0851776272
ISBN-13:
9780851776279
Number of pages:
128
Publisher:
Conway Maritime
Title:
The Heavy Frigate : Eighteen-Pounder Frigates Volume 1, 1778-1800 (Conway's Ship Types)

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Hardback in VGC, with dust jacket which has a tiny tear on the back.

Part of the "Conway's Ship Types" series, this is the first of two volumes dealing with the development of the heavy frigate. It covers the introduction of 18-pounder armament in the War of American Independence, and then analyzes the standard heavy cruiser of the French Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars.;Replete with tabular data, the book covers the design background of each class, as well as tackling more general subjects such as armament, performance and naval architecture. It is extensively illustrated with draughts from the National Maritime Museum's Admiralty plans collection.

Author(s):
Gardiner, Robert
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
27.9 x 1.9 x 27.9 cm
Edition:
1994
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0851776272
ISBN-13:
9780851776279
Number of pages:
128
Publisher:
Conway Maritime
Title:
The Heavy Frigate : Eighteen-Pounder Frigates Volume 1, 1778-1800 (Conway's Ship Types)

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