Spring 2020 - Vol 65 # 1

Book Reviews from the Nautical Research Guild 

The NRG has many new book reviews on naval and maritime history and ship modelling. They contain valuable information for researchers and modelers. So many more than the Journal’s review pages can accommodate... To improve the Journal’s service to its readers, additional book reviews are presented here for all maritime and ship modeling enthusiasts.  

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Captain Kidd’s Lost Ship: The Wreck of the Quedagh Merchant

By Frederick H. Hanselmann

Gainesville: University Press of Florida, 2019

6-1/4” x 9-1/4”, hardcover, xxii + 198 pages

Illustrations, drawings, tables, maps, bibliography, index. $85.00

ISBN: 9780813056227

Confederate Ironclads at War

By R. Thomas Campbell

Jefferson, North Carolina: McFarland, 2019

7” x 10”, softcover, vii + 268 pages

Illustrations, appendix, notes, bibliography, index. $49.95

ISBN: 9781476676401


Sailing School: Navigating Science and Skill, 1550-1800

By Margaret E. Schotte

Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2019

7-1/4” x 10-1/4”, hardcover, xi + 297 pages

Illustrations, glossary, notes, bibliography, index. $59.95

ISBN: 9781421429533

The British Civil Wars at Sea, 1638-1653

By Richard J. Blakemore & Elaine Murphy

Woodbridge, Sussex: The Boydell Press, 2018

6-1/2” x 9-1/2”, hardcover, xiv + 225 pages

Illustrations, maps, appendices, notes, bibliography, index. $115.00

ISBN: 9781783272297