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rise and fall of British naval mastery

Paul M. Kennedy

rise and fall of British naval mastery

by Paul M. Kennedy

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Published by Ashfield Press in London, Atlantic Highlands, NJ .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Great Britain. Royal Navy.,
    • Sea-power -- Great Britain -- History.,
    • Great Britain -- History, Naval.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementPaul M. Kennedy.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsVA454 .K424 1987
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxx, 405 p. :
      Number of Pages405
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2373673M
      ISBN 100948660015
      LC Control Number87001785

      With this, his most ambitious book of maritime history, British specialist Paul Kennedy reevaluates the strategic, political, economic, and technological conditions that permitted Britain's epic rise to domination of the seas by the 18th century, and the economic and financial distress that brought about her downfall in the 20th. Kennedy takes as his seminal texts A. H. Mahan's . The Rise And Fall of British Naval Mastery: : Paul Kennedy: Libri in altre lingue. Passa al contenuto principale. Iscriviti a Prime Ciao, Accedi Account e liste Accedi Account e liste Resi e ordini Iscriviti a Prime Carrello. Tutte le categorie. VAI Ricerca Ciao Scegli il /5(10).

        First published in , this book is the first detailed examination of the history of British sea power since A.T. Mahan's classic The Influence of Sea Power on History, published in In analyzing the reasons for the rise and fall of Great Britain as a predominant maritime nation in the period from the Tudors to the present day, Professor Kennedy sets the Royal Price: $ The Rise and Fall of British Naval Mastery is the best single-volume study of Britain and her naval past now available to us. (Jon Sumida Journal of Modern History) As soon as it appeared in , Paul M. Kennedy's magisterial survey of the historical role and significance of British seapower was recognized by serious naval historians as a work of first importance 5/5(5).

      Paul Kennedy's classic naval history, now updated with a new introduction by the author This acclaimed book traces Britain's rise and fall as a sea power from the Tudors to the present day. Challenging the traditional view that the British are natural 'sons of the waves', he suggests instead that the country's fortunes as a significant maritime force have always been bound up . Title: The Rise And Fall Of British Naval Mastery Format: Paperback Product dimensions: pages, X X 1 in Shipping dimensions: pages, X X 1 in Published: Febru Publisher: Penguin Uk Language: English.


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