Comments: Includes an extensive bibliography; illustrated
Size: 7.25″ x 10.25″
Editions: The first edition was published by the Naval Institute Press, Annapolis, Maryland (1989), in hardback with a dust jacket.
Description: This handsomely illustrated book describes U.S. Navy ordnance from the Revolutionary War through the Civil War, including the historical use of guns at sea, cannon founding, and the design and armament of U. S. Navy vessels.
Category: Underwater Archaeology
Keywords: Mary Rose
Size: 8″ x 10.75″
Editions: The first edition (First Published in Great Britain – stated) was published by Conway Maritime Press, Ltd., London (1982) in hardback with a dust jacket. A second impression was also published by Conway in 1982. Conway published a revised edition (stated) in 1983, in hardback with a dust jacket. A US edition (New Edition stated on the dust jacket and Fourth Impression stated on the copyright page) was published by the Naval Institute Press, Annapolis, Maryland (1984), in hardback with a dust jacket. A book club edition was published by BCA Book Club, London (1984), in hardback with a dust jacket. Paperback editions were published both by Conway Maritime Press, Ltd., London, and Windward, Leicester, in 1982, with several subsequent reprints.
Description: This authoritative book tells the story of the search, excavation and raising of King Henry VIII’s flagship, the “Mary Rose”. The author actively participated in the project and is an excellent writer.