Winter 2014 - Vol 59 # 4 

Book Reviews from the Nautical Research Guild 

The NRG has many new book reviews on naval and maritime history and ship modelling. They contain valuable information for researchers and modelers. So many more than the Journal’s review pages can accommodate... To improve the Journal’s service to its readers, additional book reviews are presented here for all maritime and ship modeling enthusiasts.  


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Dictionary of British Naval Battles

By John D. Grainger

Woodbridge, Suffolk: The Boydell Press, 2012

6-1/2” x 9-1/2”, hardcover, xiv + 588 pages

Maps, glossary, bibliography, index. $90.00

ISBN: 9781843837046


America’s Black Sea Fleet: The U.S. Navy Amidst War and Revolution, 1919-1921

By Robert Shenk

Annapolis: Naval Institute Press, 2012

6-1/4” x 9-1/4”, hardcover, xviii + 366 pages

Photographs, maps, notes, bibliography, index. $34.95

ISBN: 9781612510538


Passage to the World: The Emigrant Experience 1807-1940

By Kevin Brown

Barnsley: Seaforth Publishing, 2013

6-1/4” x 9-1/2”, hardcover, xii + 243 pages

Illustrations, notes, bibliography, index. $45.95

ISBN: 9781848321366

Distributed in the United States by Naval Institute Press, Annapolis, Maryland

Britain and Colonial Maritime War in the Early Eighteenth Century: Silver, Seapower and the Atlantic

By Shinsuke Satsuma

Woodbridge, Suffolk: The Boydell Press, 2013

6-1/2” x 9-1/2”, hardcover, xii + 284 pages

Illustrations, notes, bibliography, index. $115.00

ISBN: 9781843838623


Ireland and the War at Sea 1641-1653

By Elaine Murphy

Woodbridge, Suffolk: The Boydell Press, 2012

6-1/2” x 9-1/2”, hardcover, xii + 253 pages

Maps, glossary, tables, notes, appendices, Bibliography, index. $90.00

ISBN: 9780861933181


Naval Leadership and Management 1650-1950: Essays in Honour of Michael Duffy

Edited by Helen Doe and Richard Harding

Woodbridge, Suffolk: The Boydell Press, 2012

6-1/4” x 9-1/2”, hardcover, xiv + 206 pages

Tables, notes, bibliography, index. $99.00

ISBN: 9781843836957

The Battle of the Denmark Strait: A Critical Analysis of the Bismarck’s Singular Triumph

By Robert J. Winklareth

Philadelphia: Casemate Publishing, 2012

6-1/4” x 9-1/4”, hardcover, 336 pages

Photographs, maps, appendices, bibliography, index. $32.95

ISBN: 9781612001234


Voices of the Confederate Navy: Articles, Letters, Reports and Reminiscences

Edited by R. Thomas Campbell

Jefferson, North Carolina: McFarland & Co., 2008

7” x 10”, softcover, 366 pages

Photographs, maps, bibliography, index. $35.00

ISBN: 9780786477241