Warrior the First Modern Battleship

By: Brownlee, Walter

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H.M.S. Warrior, 'the black snake among rabbits' was Britain's first iron-clad warship. The author describes this most revolutionary warship of her time, perhaps of all time, explains why she fell into disuse and, in doing so, covers some of the wider issues relating to naval warfare during this important period of British history. The book has special appeal now as the restoration of the ship nears completion and plans are developed to move her to the maritime museum in Portsmouth.

Title: Warrior the First Modern Battleship

Author Name: Brownlee, Walter

Categories: Age Of Sail,

Publisher: London, Cambridge Univ Pr: 1985

ISBN Number: 0521275792

ISBN Number 13: 9780521275798

Binding: Stapled Card Covers

Book Condition: Very Good

Size: 8 1/4 x 8

Seller ID: 059082

Description: Worn around the edges. Binding tight, contents unmarked. Black & white illustrations. 48 pages.