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Gloria Britannica, or, The boast of the Brittish seas

Gloria Britannica, or, The boast of the Brittish seas

containing a true and full account of the Royal Navy of England : shewing, where each ship was built, by whom, and when, its length, breadth, depth, draught of water, tuns, the number of men and guns, both in peace and war, at home and abroad : together, with every man"s pay, from a captain to a cabin-boy ...

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Published by Printed for Thomas Howkins ... in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • England and Wales. -- Royal Navy -- Boats,
  • England and Wales. -- Royal Navy -- Pay, allowances, etc

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesGloria Britannica, The boast of the Brittish seas
    Statementcarefully collected and digested by a true lover of the seamen, and of long experience in the practices of the Navy and Admiralty
    SeriesEarly English books, 1641-1700 -- 198:19
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination[6], 10, [3] p
    Number of Pages10
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15026801M

    One of the best books I have read on the history of the British Royal Navy and the sffect it had on the defence of trade, the British Empire and the British Isles. The whole development of our country is inextricably linked with the effectiveness or otherwise of the Navy within five hundred by: 3. African American writer Gloria Naylor was praised for her strong, graceful, and poetic writing style, and for the depth and breadth of her characters. All of Naylor, Phyllis Reynolds (born ). American author Phyllis Naylor Reynolds wrote more than books for children, young adults, and adults, making a name for herself in a variety of.

    HMHS Britannic (/ b r ɪ ˈ t æ n ɪ k /) was the third vessel of the White Star Line's Olympic class of steamships and the second White Star ship to bear the name was the fleet mate of both the RMS Olympic and the RMS Titanic and was intended to enter service as a transatlantic passenger : 21 knots (39 km/h; 24 mph), 23 knots (43 km/h; . The British seas; picturesque notes Paperback – Decem by William Clark Russell (Author) See all 14 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" $ $ Author: William Clark Russell

    Edward Donovan ( – 1 February ) was an Anglo-Irish writer, natural history illustrator, and amateur did not travel, but collected, described and illustrated many species based on the collections of other naturalists. His many books were successful in his time. He died penniless in leaving a large family destitute.   [ 99]. PENN, WILLIAM (), British admiral, was the son of Giles Penn, merchant and seaman of Bristol. He served his apprenticeship at sea with his father. In the first Civil War he fought on the side of the parliament, and was in command of a ship in the squadron maintained against the king in the Irish seas.


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