William Kingston - How Britannia Came to Rule the Waves

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William Kingston

How Britannia Came to Rule the Waves

Sprache: Englisch

Umschlag: Broschur

Erscheinungsjahr: 2012

420 Seiten

with numerous illustrations

Format: 210 mm x 148 mm

ISBN/EAN: 9783954272174

Leseprobe

Preis (inkl. 7% USt.): 39.90 € (D, A, CH)

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Exemplar(e)

siehe auch: Kingston - A Yacht Voyage Round England

In his lifetime William H. G. Kingston (1814-1880) was very popular for his adventure and voyage novels. In addition to his fictional writing he dealt a lot with British foreign affairs and colonial history. His book "How Britannia Came to Rule the Waves" gives a detailed overview of British naval history from the ancient times until late 19th century.

Reprint of the original edition from the 19. century.