Spithead; an informal history by Lewis, Michael

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Published by Allen & Unwin in London .

Written in English

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  • Spithead Channel (England),
  • Great Britain


  • Spithead Channel (England),
  • Great Britain -- History, Naval.

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Statement[by] Michael Lewis.
LC ClassificationsDA670.S68 L48
The Physical Object
Pagination208 p.
Number of Pages208
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5454231M
ISBN 100049420968
LC Control Number73156394

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This edition published in by United States Naval Institute in Annapolis. Edition Notes Based on Your Navy, prepared by the author for the U. Bureau of Naval Personnel, and published in Loading Related Books. History Created April 1. A very scarce work. Bound with wooden boards, the wood taken from the H.M.S Royal George.

A work accounting the life of the H.M.S. Royal George, a first rate gun ship in the Royal Navy. The ship sunk inwhen it was anchored at Spithead to. A popular souvenir of this notorious nautical disaster, bound in the wood of the wreck. at Spithead, August, Period blue endpapers.

Royal George. Condition: Lower board is detached, spine split away from lower hinge and with loss to ends, boards bowed, the lower with single vertical crack, front board still holding date: Spithead definition: an extensive anchorage between the mainland of England and the Isle of Wight, off | Meaning, pronunciation, translations and examples.

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See more. The Naval Mutiny at Spithead, is a brief monograph not presently available from any library in Georgia, and its exact content is unknown.[lxix] The one other work in limited circulation is History of the mutiny at Spithead and the Nore, which is actually a reprint of a legal treatise first published in.

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- Source Book for Teaching English Overseas #6 Edward Michael Sunderland Lewis, born 25 Sept. - Thinking Chemistry.Part of the Reenactment History book series (REH) Abstract On 28 June Queen Elizabeth formally reviewed ships from Britain’s Royal Navy fleet plus some 30 international naval vessels as they conducted a sail-past in the Solent at Spithead near Plymouth.

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