ABLE SEAMEN: The Lower Deck of the Royal Navy 1850-1939
Chronicles an important stage in the history of the Royal Navy and illuminates the inherent adaptability of the lower deck, as new technologies demanded increased professionalism, specialization, and training. Also examines the changing social structure of the Navy, and the great demands made on the Senior Service throughout the British Empire. 24 pages of photos, some in color.
Publisher: Naval Institute
Item #: 6983820