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By titleDestroyers, Frigates and Corvettes


Destroyers, Frigates and Corvettes

Destroyers, Frigates and Corvettes contains 300 of the most important and influential vessels of their kind to have ploughed the seas since the age of sail. These range from the earliest torpedo boats to the very latest destroyers with state-of-the-art equipment, including ships such as the valiant Flower-class corvettes, which protected convoys during World War II. Each entry is illustrated by a full-colour artwork, with accompanying text that describes the ship's design, machinery, performance and history.

Format: 163 x 123mm (6 1/2 x 4 3/4")
Extent: 320pp
Illustrations: 300 col a/w
Text: 60000 words

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A native of St. Louis, Robert Jackson is the great-grand A native of St. Louis, Robert Jackson is the great-grandson of a carpenter who helped build the palaces in Forest Pason of a carpenter who helped build the palaces in Forest Park for the 1904 World's Fair. He has trained for two marathork for the 1904 World's Fair. He has trained for two marathons on the park's restored grounds. Although he has sincens on the park's restored grounds. Although he has since lived in Chicago, Los Angeles, and New York City, he remain lived in Chicago, Los Angeles, and New York City, he remains a loyal St. Louisan, especially during baseball season whes a loyal St. Louisan, especially during baseball season when the Cardinals are playing. Robert Jackson studied Americann the Cardinals are playing. Robert Jackson studied American literature and culture at New York University, where he rec literature and culture at New York University, where he received his Ph.D. This is his first book. eived his Ph.D.