The History of the French Frigate 1650-1850Автор(ы):
Jean Boudriot with the collaboration of Hubert Berti; English translation by David H. Roberts.Издательство:
Jean Boudriot PublicationsСерия:
Collection Archeologie navale francaiseГод:
The quintessential history of the French sailing frigate from its development in the French Navy around 1660 to the middle of the 19th century. Also includes major sections on French sea ordnance, internal arrangements, masting and rigging, sails, and carved-work and decoration. The text is enriched by a selection of Boudriot's own meticulous plans and line drawings.