The Greatest Warships of the Age of Sail
Hardback 168pp Illustrated 308x286mm
9781848320710   Product Code: 21484
The Royal Navy's largest and most powerful warships in the age of sail were designated 'first rate'. Built with meticulous attention to detail and utilizing the most advanced technology available, they were the embodiment of power and prestige and as such drew the attention of artists, engravers and printmakers. This large-format volume provides an account of the history and development of each ship, illustrated with sketches, diagrams, models and spectacular reproductions of the finest paintings of these impressive vessels.