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Men-Of-War:  Life in Nelson's Navy
Men-Of-War Life in Nelson's Navy
Author: Patrick O'Brian
The great guns were the man-of-war's chief armament, of course; but they were not the only weapon aboard, by any means. She also carried muskets, for the use of the Marines and the small-arms men in the fighting-tops, pistols, axes and cutlasses for boarding, stickballs (made of pitch, resin, brimstone, gunpowder and asafoetida in an earthenwar...  more »
ISBN: 371217
Publication Date: 1974
Pages: 91

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Publisher: W.W Norton and Company
Book Type: Paperback
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