Seafarers’ Voices 9 – Man of War Life

Like many a restless teenager before him, Charles Nordhoff craved excitement and in 1844, when barely 14, he managed to talk his way into the US … [Read more...]





Warrier to Dreadnought – Warship Development 1860-1905

In the 50 years that separated Warrior from Dreadnought there occurred a revolution in warship design quite unparalleled in naval history; a period … [Read more...]