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Battleship

By: Padfield, Paul; Padfield, Peter

Price: $13.50

Publisher: Edinburgh, Birlinn Publishers: 2000

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 059336

ISBN: 1841580805

Condition: Very Good


This acclaimed naval historian's book tells the complete history of the battleship -- the greatest and most awe-inspiring class of ship ever built -- from its origins in the 1850s to what the author regards as the end of the era, the sinking of the Japanese battleship Yamato on April 6, 1945. View more info

The Titanic and the Californian

By: Padfield, Peter

Price: $90.00

Publisher: New York, The John Day Company: 1966

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 044698

Condition: Near Fine


Reviw data laid in, including a photgraph View more info

Armada : A celebration of the four hundredth anniversary of the defeat of the Spanish Armada 1588-1988

By: Padfield, Peter

Price: $13.50

Publisher: Naval Institute Annapolis 1988: 1988

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 040118

ISBN: 0870210068

Condition: As New


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Armada : A celebration of the four hundredth anniversary of the defeat of the Spanish Armada 1588-1988

By: Padfield, Peter

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Naval Institute Annapolis: 1988

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 002986I

ISBN: 0870210068


1st edition. F/F. Folio, 208 pages, fully illust., endpaper map. View more info

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Maritime Supremacy and the Opening of the Western Mind : Naval Campaign That Shaped the Modern World, 1588-1782

By: Padfield, Peter

Price: $13.50

Publisher: New York, NY, U.S.A., Overlook Press, The,: 2000

Edition: First American Edition.

Seller ID: N00408

ISBN: 1585670022

Condition: New


Veteran naval and military historian Padfield contends that maritime power can explain the relative influence of nations in the modern world. He cites the rise of the British, Dutch, and later the United States and the failure of the Habsburgs, Napoleon, and the Nazi as examples. He also argues that sea power changes the nature of the societies that possess it, that they acquire liberty, flexibility, and enterprise. View more info

Armada: A Celebration of the Four Hundredth Anniversary of the Defeat of the Spanish Armada, 1588-1988

By: Padfield, Peter

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Annapolis, Maryland, U.S.A., Naval Inst Pr: 1988

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 039277W

ISBN: 0-87021-006-8

Condition: Very Good


Color and black & white illustrations. Minor wear to edges of boards. Tight, unmarked copy. View more info

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Maritime Dominion and the Triumph of the Free World : Naval Campaigns That Shaped the Modern World

By: Padfield, Peter

Price: $22.50

Publisher: New York, Overlook Press: 2010

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 048294

ISBN: 1590203321

Condition: Near Fine


In "Maritime Dominion" Peter Padfield examines the historical influence of naval power. Taking the reader from 1852 to the present day, his work covers the ascent of the United States into the role left open by Britains decline, and the position of Russian and Germany as contrary powers. View more info

Armada: A Celebration of the Four Hundredth Anniversary of the Defeat of the Spanish Armada, 1588-1988

By: Padfield, Peter

Price: $5.40

Publisher: Annapolis, Maryland, U.S.A., Naval Inst Pr: 1988

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 074168

ISBN: 0-87021-006-8

Condition: Very Good


Minor wear to edges of boards, corners bumped. Minimal markings. View more info

Armada: A Celebration of the Four Hundredth Anniversary of the Defeat of the Spanish Armada, 1588-1988

By: Padfield, Peter

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Annapolis, Maryland, U.S.A., Naval Inst Pr: 1988

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 068350

ISBN: 0-87021-006-8

Condition: Very Good


Color and black & white illustrations. Minor wear to edges of boards, corners bumped. Tight, unmarked copy. View more info