Victory vs Redoutable: Ships of the line at Trafalgar 1805 (Duel)

4,14 valoración promedio
( 14 valoraciones por Goodreads )
 
9781846031342: Victory vs Redoutable: Ships of the line at Trafalgar 1805 (Duel)

Late in the morning on October 21, 1805, warships from the British and combined French and Spanish fleets clashed off Cape Trafalgar on the Spanish coast. After a six month game of cat and mouse across the Atlantic, 27 British ships of the line engaged the Allied force of 33 ships of the line. This was a duel of skill, tenacity and bravery as captains and crews battled for mastery of the seas. This book is an opportunity to relive the action at Trafalgar - read the accounts of sailors who were there, and who experienced the sound of scraping cutlasses and bombarding cannons at one of the most important naval engagements of history. Understand how the guns were operated, learn about the training of crews and study the design and development of the incredible ships which dominated naval warfare of the period, as Gregory Fremont-Barnes reveals the revolutionary tactics used by Nelson to secure a victory that saved Britain from the threat of invasion and ensured British naval dominance for over a century.

"Sinopsis" puede pertenecer a otra edición de este libro.

About the Author:

Gregory Fremont-Barnes holds a doctorate in Modern History from Oxford University. He is the author of The French Revolutionary Wars, The Peninsular War, The Fall of the French Empire, 1813-1815 and The Boer War, 1899-1902. He is currently editing a four-volume Encyclopedia of the French Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars and co-editing a five-volume Encyclopedia of the American Revolutionary War. The author lives in Oxfordshire, Uk.

Ian Palmer is a highly experienced digital artist. A graduate in 3D design, he currently works as a senior artist for a leading UK games developer. Besides his artistic interests he is also a keen musician and motorcyclist.

Review:

“The volume contains not only a great deal of informative, well written text, but is also packed with full color illustrations throughout. The book reads very well, and keeps the readers attention by telling the battle story in an exciting manner, while also providing a wealth of documented information about the vessels, and the men who sailed them.” ―Mark R. Smith, Model Shipwrights

“Once the combat section is finished, there is a statistical analysis of the battle and a look at how the battle affected future history. All of this is superbly illustrated with period illustrations as well as excellent modern illustrations and painting. In all, another excellent Osprey book. One that you can buy knowing you will be getting the very best.” ―Scott Van Aken, modelingmadness.com (June 2008).

“Gregory Fremont-Barnes' Victory vs Redoutable: Ships of the Line at Trafalgar 1805 covers the combined British, French and Spanish fleets who clashed off Cape Trafalgar on the Spanish coast in a duel of bravery. The action at Trafalgar comes to life in a series of studies of ships, crews and naval warfare.” ―The Bookwatch (September 2008)

"Sobre este título" puede pertenecer a otra edición de este libro.

Los mejores resultados en AbeBooks

1.

Gregory Fremont-Barnes
Editorial: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC, United Kingdom (2008)
ISBN 10: 1846031346 ISBN 13: 9781846031342
Nuevos Paperback Cantidad: 1
Librería
The Book Depository
(London, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Bloomsbury Publishing PLC, United Kingdom, 2008. Paperback. Estado de conservación: New. Language: English . Brand New Book. Late in the morning on October 21, 1805, warships from the British and combined French and Spanish fleets clashed off Cape Trafalgar on the Spanish coast. After a six month game of cat and mouse across the Atlantic, 27 British ships of the line engaged the Allied force of 33 ships of the line. This was a duel of skill, tenacity and bravery as captains and crews battled for mastery of the seas. This book is an opportunity to relive the action at Trafalgar - read the accounts of sailors who were there, and who experienced the sound of scraping cutlasses and bombarding cannons at one of the most important naval engagements of history. Understand how the guns were operated, learn about the training of crews and study the design and development of the incredible ships which dominated naval warfare of the period, as Gregory Fremont-Barnes reveals the revolutionary tactics used by Nelson to secure a victory that saved Britain from the threat of invasion and ensured British naval dominance for over a century. Nº de ref. de la librería AAS9781846031342

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 13,63
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
De Reino Unido a España
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

2.

Gregory Fremont-Barnes
Editorial: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC, United Kingdom (2008)
ISBN 10: 1846031346 ISBN 13: 9781846031342
Nuevos Paperback Cantidad: 1
Librería
The Book Depository US
(London, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Bloomsbury Publishing PLC, United Kingdom, 2008. Paperback. Estado de conservación: New. Language: English . Brand New Book. Late in the morning on October 21, 1805, warships from the British and combined French and Spanish fleets clashed off Cape Trafalgar on the Spanish coast. After a six month game of cat and mouse across the Atlantic, 27 British ships of the line engaged the Allied force of 33 ships of the line. This was a duel of skill, tenacity and bravery as captains and crews battled for mastery of the seas. This book is an opportunity to relive the action at Trafalgar - read the accounts of sailors who were there, and who experienced the sound of scraping cutlasses and bombarding cannons at one of the most important naval engagements of history. Understand how the guns were operated, learn about the training of crews and study the design and development of the incredible ships which dominated naval warfare of the period, as Gregory Fremont-Barnes reveals the revolutionary tactics used by Nelson to secure a victory that saved Britain from the threat of invasion and ensured British naval dominance for over a century. Nº de ref. de la librería AAS9781846031342

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 13,73
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
De Reino Unido a España
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

3.

Gregory Fremont-Barnes
Editorial: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC, United Kingdom (2008)
ISBN 10: 1846031346 ISBN 13: 9781846031342
Nuevos Paperback Cantidad: 10
Librería
Book Depository hard to find
(London, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Bloomsbury Publishing PLC, United Kingdom, 2008. Paperback. Estado de conservación: New. Language: English . This book usually ship within 10-15 business days and we will endeavor to dispatch orders quicker than this where possible. Brand New Book. Late in the morning on October 21, 1805, warships from the British and combined French and Spanish fleets clashed off Cape Trafalgar on the Spanish coast. After a six month game of cat and mouse across the Atlantic, 27 British ships of the line engaged the Allied force of 33 ships of the line. This was a duel of skill, tenacity and bravery as captains and crews battled for mastery of the seas. This book is an opportunity to relive the action at Trafalgar - read the accounts of sailors who were there, and who experienced the sound of scraping cutlasses and bombarding cannons at one of the most important naval engagements of history. Understand how the guns were operated, learn about the training of crews and study the design and development of the incredible ships which dominated naval warfare of the period, as Gregory Fremont-Barnes reveals the revolutionary tactics used by Nelson to secure a victory that saved Britain from the threat of invasion and ensured British naval dominance for over a century. Nº de ref. de la librería BTE9781846031342

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 14,23
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
De Reino Unido a España
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

4.

Fremont-Barnes, Gregory
ISBN 10: 1846031346 ISBN 13: 9781846031342
Nuevos Cantidad: 10
Librería
Paperbackshop-US
(Wood Dale, IL, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción 2008. PAP. Estado de conservación: New. New Book. Shipped from US within 10 to 14 business days. Established seller since 2000. Nº de ref. de la librería VR-9781846031342

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 9,65
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 8,09
De Estados Unidos de America a España
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

5.

Fremont-Barnes, Gregory
ISBN 10: 1846031346 ISBN 13: 9781846031342
Nuevos Cantidad: 1
Librería
Pbshop
(Wood Dale, IL, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción 2008. PAP. Estado de conservación: New. New Book.Shipped from US within 10 to 14 business days. Established seller since 2000. Nº de ref. de la librería IB-9781846031342

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 10,12
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 8,09
De Estados Unidos de America a España
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

6.

Gregory Fremont-Barnes (author), Ian Palmer (illustrator)
Editorial: Osprey Publishing 2008-05-07, Oxford (2008)
ISBN 10: 1846031346 ISBN 13: 9781846031342
Nuevos paperback Cantidad: 1
Librería
Blackwell's
(Oxford, OX, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Osprey Publishing 2008-05-07, Oxford, 2008. paperback. Estado de conservación: New. Nº de ref. de la librería 9781846031342

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 13,63
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 5,10
De Reino Unido a España
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

7.

Gregory Fremont-Barnes
Editorial: Osprey Publishing (2008)
ISBN 10: 1846031346 ISBN 13: 9781846031342
Nuevos Tapa blanda Cantidad: 1
Librería
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Osprey Publishing, 2008. Estado de conservación: New. Nº de ref. de la librería TH9781846031342

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 15,49
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 3,99
De Alemania a España
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

8.

Fremont-Barnes, Gregory
Editorial: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC (2008)
ISBN 10: 1846031346 ISBN 13: 9781846031342
Nuevos Cantidad: 1
Librería
Books2Anywhere
(Fairford, GLOS, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Bloomsbury Publishing PLC, 2008. PAP. Estado de conservación: New. New Book. Shipped from US within 10 to 14 business days. Established seller since 2000. Nº de ref. de la librería IB-9781846031342

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 11,24
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 9,07
De Reino Unido a España
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

9.

Fremont-Barnes, Gregory; Fremont-Barnes, G; Ian Palmer, Ian Palmer
ISBN 10: 1846031346 ISBN 13: 9781846031342
Nuevos Cantidad: 1
Librería
GreatBookPrices
(Columbia, MD, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Estado de conservación: New. Nº de ref. de la librería 5327313-n

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 10,82
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 10,22
De Estados Unidos de America a España
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

10.

Fremont-Barnes, Gregory
Editorial: Osprey Publishing
ISBN 10: 1846031346 ISBN 13: 9781846031342
Nuevos PAPERBACK Cantidad: 1
Librería
Booklot COM LLC
(Philadelphia, PA, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Osprey Publishing. PAPERBACK. Estado de conservación: New. 1846031346. Nº de ref. de la librería Z1846031346ZN

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 16,24
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 5,10
De Estados Unidos de America a España
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

Existen otras copia(s) de este libro

Ver todos los resultados de su búsqueda