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[PDF / Epub] ✅ Empire of the Deep Author Ben Wilson – Uc0.info The story of our navy is nothing less than the story of Britain our culture and our empire Much than a parade of admirals and their battles this is the story of how an insignificant island nation conq[PDF / Epub] ✅ Empire of the Deep Author Ben Wilson – Uc0.info The story of our navy is nothing less than the story of Britain our culture and our empire Much than a parade of admirals and their battles this is the story of how an insignificant island nation conq The story of our navy is nothing less than the story of Britain our culture Empire of PDF/EPUB ²

Mark> and our empire Much than a parade of admirals and their battles this is the story of how an insignificant island nation conquered the world's oceans to become its greatest trading empire Few other nations have fallen so deeply in love with a branch of the armed forces as the British did with its Navy Yet as Ben Wilson shows there was nothing inevitable about this rise to m.

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10 thoughts on “Empire of the Deep

  1. Pieter Pieter says:

    PDFEPUB Ben Wilson µ Empire of the Deep PDFEPUB ã Empire of PDFEPUB ² µ empire kindle, deep ebok, Empire of free, Empire of the Deep PDFEPUBEvery edition of Night of the Proms the whole crowd participates in signing Rule Brittania The patriotic song is a tribute t


  2. Lord Riley Lord Riley says:

    PDFEPUB Ben Wilson µ Empire of the Deep PDFEPUB ã Empire of PDFEPUB ² µ empire kindle, deep ebok, Empire of free, Empire of the Deep PDFEPUBLoved it Great focus on the officers throughout the ages and their leadership styles which you might not expect from a cursory look at the cover and blurb Another lovely surprise was how much reading a continuous narrative from the 700s to the 2000s changes your perspective of history Things are


  3. Gareth Ryder-Hanrahan Gareth Ryder-Hanrahan says:

    PDFEPUB Ben Wilson µ Empire of the Deep PDFEPUB ã Empire of PDFEPUB ² µ empire kindle, deep ebok, Empire of free, Empire of the Deep PDFEPUBExcellent history of the Royal Navy which means it's also a history of England a history of geopolitics and a history of techn


  4. Jo Jo says:

    PDFEPUB Ben Wilson µ Empire of the Deep PDFEPUB ã Empire of PDFEPUB ² µ empire kindle, deep ebok, Empire of free, Empire of the Deep PDFEPUBExtremely interesting


  5. Neil Cake Neil Cake says:

    PDFEPUB Ben Wilson µ Empire of the Deep PDFEPUB ã Empire of PDFEPUB ² µ empire kindle, deep ebok, Empire of free, Empire of the Deep PDFEPUBFinished My god that was epic longwinded exhausting but fascinating Totally worth it I've learned so much from the beginnings of Britain's struggles with maritime security like 1000 years ago through Drake who was essentially a pirate Nelson who was fucking brilliant colonialism on which I have acquired a new perspective two world wars and no mention of a world cup it's sub title is misleading It really should be called The Constant Fluctuating Between Rising and Falli


  6. Katie Katie says:

    PDFEPUB Ben Wilson µ Empire of the Deep PDFEPUB ã Empire of PDFEPUB ² µ empire kindle, deep ebok, Empire of free, Empire of the Deep PDFEPUBBrilliantly written and in depth and full of lots of info I didn't know about The most interesting parts and the parts I bought the book for were the 16th into the 19th century I will never tire of reading about the Georgian navy and the Age of Sail It is all described in a very real and harsh way and there is no real romanticisation of it but an acknowledgement of the intense colonial overtones a movement away from traditional British history This kind of revisionism and continual re as


  7. Matt Dent Matt Dent says:

    PDFEPUB Ben Wilson µ Empire of the Deep PDFEPUB ã Empire of PDFEPUB ² µ empire kindle, deep ebok, Empire of free, Empire of the Deep PDFEPUBDespite being a sucker for all things naval I'm not sure I've ever before read quite such a comprehensive history of the Royal NavyThis is a fairly hefty tome but written in a supremely readable way Wilson trades intricate minutiae and detail not a criticism for a grander narrative of rise overconfidence complaisance fightback and repeatIf I have to raise a criticism it feels a bit light in post WW2 detail but as an overview for those with a passing interest it is an excellent piece of work and the conclusion hits home


  8. Luke Luke says:

    PDFEPUB Ben Wilson µ Empire of the Deep PDFEPUB ã Empire of PDFEPUB ² µ empire kindle, deep ebok, Empire of free, Empire of the Deep PDFEPUBBen Wilson's Empire of the Deep explores the significance of Britain's navy within the context of its broader past Wilson traces this chronology effectively by striking a nice balance between general changes in the navy and any specific events and individuals The descriptions of naval battles for instance are fast paced and engrossing without sacrificing the intricate details of the action The continental and global perspectives also introduce a wider context such as considering the parallels between the British Navy and the Dutch VOC Likewise the discussion of slavery


  9. Michael Macdonald Michael Macdonald says:

    PDFEPUB Ben Wilson µ Empire of the Deep PDFEPUB ã Empire of PDFEPUB ² µ empire kindle, deep ebok, Empire of free, Empire of the Deep PDFEPUBStunning history of Britain's navyThis detailed and intelligently assessed chronicle of the senior service deftly draws the links between nation and navy Linking successes and security with the tri


  10. Don Don says:

    PDFEPUB Ben Wilson µ Empire of the Deep PDFEPUB ã Empire of PDFEPUB ² µ empire kindle, deep ebok, Empire of free, Empire of the Deep PDFEPUBFascinatingWas completely captured by this book from start Accepting the changing world in which we live it was fascinating to read about how the navy came to be and how it declined


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