Good Reading : July 2008
JULY 2008 ı goodreading 49 coffee table Fighting Ships 1750 Fighting Ships 1850–1950 by Sam Willis are published by Quercus, rrp $99.95 each. Napoleon I attends the launch of the Friedland at Antwerp Arsenal, 1810 by Mathieu Ignace van Bree. The Death of Nelson by Daniel Maclise, c.1859-64. Nelson is supported by his good friend Hardy, flag-captain of the Victory. Officers on deck of USS Monitor, James River, Virginia, a few months after Hampton Roads, 1862 by James Gibson.