Author(s): Brian Lavery


Whether you're a Master, Commander or Pirate of the Caribbean, this is the vessel for you. From the earliest canoes to today's sophisticated ocean-going giants, Christopher Columbus to Ellen MacArthur, witness the drama, the splendour and excitement of Ship's story above and below the waves, through centuries of exploration, endeavour and conflict. Produced in association with the National Maritime Museum.


Available Stock:

Order this Item

Add to Wishlist

Product Information

Brian Lavery is Curator of Naval History at the National Maritime Museum, Greenwich. He is the author of many books. As a highly respected maritime historian he was consultant on the film Master and Commander, and consulted on the replica constructions of Captain Cook's Endeavour and the emigrant ship Susan Constant. Brian resides in Greenwich, London.

General Fields

  • : 9781405311540
  • : Penguin Books Ltd
  • : Dorling Kindersley Publishers Ltd
  • : 1.49
  • : September 2005
  • : 264mm X 220mm X 28mm
  • : United Kingdom
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Brian Lavery
  • : Hardback
  • : 387.509
  • : 400
  • : Illustrations (chiefly col.)