Summer 2016 - Vol 61 # 2

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.  


Click Here to go Back to the Book Review Index

USS Constellation on the Dismal Coast: Willie Leonard’s Journal, 1859-1861

Edited by C. Herbert Gilliland

Columbia, South Carolina: University of South Carolina Press, 2013

6-1/4” x 9-1/4”, hardcover, xii + 413 pages

Illustrations, diagrams, maps, notes, bibliography, index. $39.95

ISBN: 9781611172898


Confederate Saboteurs: Building the Hunley and Other Secret Weapons of the Civil War

By Mark K. Ragan

College Station: Texas A&M University Press, 2015

6-1/2” x 9-1/2”, hardcover, 249 pages

Illustrations, map, diagrams, notes, bibliography, index. $35.00

ISBN: 9781623492786

Site Formation Processes of Submerged Shipwrecks

Edited by Matthew E. Keith

Gainesville: University Press of Florida, 2016

6-1/2” x 9-1/2”, hardcover, ix + 276 pages

Illustrations, maps, tables, notes, references, index. $79.95

ISBN: 9780813061627


A Confederate Biography: The Cruise of the CSS Shenadoah

By Dwight Sturtevant Hughes

Annapolis: Naval Institute Press, 2015

6-1/2” x 9-1/2”, hardcover, xvii + 239 pages

Illustrations, map, diagrams, notes, bibliography, index. $41.95

ISBN: 9781612518411