Naval Edged Weapons: In the Age of Fighting Sail 1775-1865

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Название: Naval Edged Weapons: In the Age of Fighting Sail 1775-1865
Автор: Sarah C. Wolfe
Страниц: 124
Формат: PDF
Размер: 51 MB
Качество: Отличное
Язык: Английский
Год издания: 2006


Despite the apparent dominance of gunnery, in the age of sail sea fights were often concluded by boarding actions - desperate and bloody hand-to-hand melees where edged weapons rather than firearms were the deciding factor.