La Belle Poule, 1765

by Boudriot, Jean & Hubert Berti

CAD $208.00

The renaissance of the French military navy at the time of the American War of Independence was preceded by a great deal of research in the field of naval architecture and artillery. The 12-pdr frigate is the direct result of this effort. 104 such ships were built between 1748 and 1798. This history of the 12-pdr frigate includes: Comparative plans of several frigates; Interior accommodation of the frigate; Protection of the underwater hull of La Belle Poule; Construction; Artillery; History; Technical commentary on the plates. Set of 22 plates at 1:48 scale.

Illustration: illus.
Pages: 117
Published: 2013
Format: softcover
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