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Leviathan By William Richardson
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Nathan Pritchard, a frigate captain, has taken over the rule of a small island in the southern ocean. In doing so, he has roused the sleeping Leviathan, which has since revealed itself in those... More > waters. The Order of Faolan, the ancient and secretive feudal order of Albion charged with the defense of the nation against its most dangerous threats, sends Callum Fletcher to investigate as its newest initiate. Callum teams up with Morrissey, an untried and outspoken young commander, to take the sloop-of-war Kingfisher to the island to investigate. They discover that Pritchard’s rule is brutal and absolute, involving torture, burnings, and mass-murder, and that he has seized ships, making him guilty of piracy as well as treason. A series of strange and violent events ensue, including the discovery of an archaeological marvel much older than any civilization currently in existence which, in his zealotry, Pritchard vows to destroy.< Less
The Grand Fleet 1914-1916 By John Rushworth Jellicoe
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The Grand Fleet was the main fleet of the British Royal Navy during the First World War. The actual strength of the fleet varied through the war as new ships were built and others were sunk, but the... More > numbers steadily increased as the war progressed and the margin of superiority over the German fleet progressed with it. After America entered the war, US Battleship Division Nine was attached to the Grand Fleet as the Sixth Battle Squadron, adding four, and later five, dreadnought battleships. Author and Admiral John Rushworth Jellicoe fought in the Anglo-Egyptian War and the Boxer Rebellion and commanded the Grand Fleet at the Battle of Jutland in May 1916 during the First World War.< Less
The Grand Fleet 1914-1916 By John Rushworth Jellicoe
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The Grand Fleet was the main fleet of the British Royal Navy during the First World War. The actual strength of the fleet varied through the war as new ships were built and others were sunk, but the... More > numbers steadily increased as the war progressed and the margin of superiority over the German fleet progressed with it. After America entered the war, US Battleship Division Nine was attached to the Grand Fleet as the Sixth Battle Squadron, adding four, and later five, dreadnought battleships. Author and Admiral John Rushworth Jellicoe fought in the Anglo-Egyptian War and the Boxer Rebellion and commanded the Grand Fleet at the Battle of Jutland in May 1916 during the First World War.< Less
Rhapsody In Black By Michelle Grahame
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When 19-year-old student Emma Tarrant meets Dominic Delavale, a Royal Navy sub–lieutenant, who also happens to be a brilliant pianist, her conviction that “love at first sight” is... More > only for storybooks flies out of the window. But the love that they believe will last forever is destroyed by another woman’s jealousy. Dominic’s life, too, is devastated by tragedy, and a fatal misunderstanding finally tears their lives apart. In the following six years, both of them attempt to build separate new lives, until fate brings them together again. But now circumstances are very different, and a happy ending is not even on the horizon. Dominic is no longer a naval officer, and Emma knows that he needs belief and encouragement to achieve his life’s ambition, but giving him that help also means giving up the one thing she wants more than anything else in the world. Will her sacrifice be in vain?< Less
Lost Ladies of the Sea By eric walker
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Eric Walker has been interested in the Royal Navy Ships Figureheads for over sixty five years. His fascination started as a young lad when he lived opposite the famous Castles Ship Breakers in... More > London. He has written this book to give others an insight into the wonderful World of Ships Figureheads.< Less
Lost Ladies of the Sea By eric walker
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Eric Walker has been interested in the Royal Navy Ships Figureheads for over sixty five years. His fascination started as a young lad when he lived opposite the famous Castles Ship Breakers in... More > London. He has written this book to give others an insight into the wonderful World of Ships Figureheads.< Less
One Life Left By Wing Cmdr. - Hugh Garlick DFC
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The fascinating history and memoirs of a Royal Air Force fighter pilot seconded to the Royal Navy during World War Two. Rated officially as an "exceptional" pilot, he was the only survivor... More > out of the 20 pilots he trained with. A poignant reminder of the dangers faced by air crew against weather and a determined enemy. He saw active service in Malta, Gibraltar, Cairo and Scotland. At the end of the war, and some very close calls, he concluded that had he been a cat, he would have used 8 of his 9 lives. This ePub edition includes 52 black and white photographs.< Less
The Mechanical Handler By Billy Korth
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David (Bill) Korth joined the Royal Navy as a fifteen-year old boy seaman in 1964, opting for a career in the Fleet Air Arm. Over twenty-five years he served at air stations countrywide, and on most... More > of the old aircraft carriers, namely HMS Ark Royal, HMS Eagle, HMS Hermes and HMS Bulwark. He also saw service, both ashore and afloat, with Naval Air Squadrons 800, 848, 846 and 899. He saw action in the Falklands and in Northern Ireland, and had many detachments to various Royal Fleet Auxiliary Ships. This volume of Billy's memoirs is a warm collection of stories and anecdotes which will be enjoyed by chockheads and non-chockheads alike.< Less
The Mechanical Handler By Billy Korth
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David (Bill) Korth joined the Royal Navy as a fifteen-year old boy seaman in 1964, opting for a career in the Fleet Air Arm as an Aircraft Handler, or 'chockhead'. Over twenty-five years he served at... More > air stations countrywide, and on most of the old aircraft carriers, namely HMS Ark Royal, HMS Eagle, HMS Hermes and HMS Bulwark. He also saw service, both ashore and afloat, with Naval Air Squadrons 800, 848, 846 and 899. He saw action in the Falklands and in Northern Ireland, and had many detachments to various Royal Fleet Auxiliary Ships. This volume of Billy's memoirs is a warm collection of stories and anecdotes which will be enjoyed by 'chockheads' and non-chockheads alike.< Less
The Long Angry Search for Peace By Iain Crawford
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The Long Angry Search for Peace, an epic narrative poem, is a searing account of the author's six years of war at sea during World War Two. Iain Crawford went to sea as a Merchant Navy cadet at the... More > age of 17 in 1939. He then became a Royal Navy officer and served throughout the duration of the Second World War, mainly in the Mediterranean, where he took part in the invasions of Sicily, Italy, Southern France and Yugoslavia, entering Venice on the final day of the War in Europe, VE Day May 8 1945. In 2006, the author returned to Augusta and Catania in Sicily to revisit the ports where he was stationed during the Sicilian invasion. The Long Angry Search for Peace is the result.< Less

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Referral Mastery Referral Mastery By Joe Stumpf
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