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frigate and the lugger

a nautical romance

by F. C. Armstrong

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Published by T.C. Newby in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby F.C. Armstrong.
The Physical Object
Pagination3 v. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20425062M
OCLC/WorldCa31736469

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A ship of the line was a type of naval warship constructed from the 17th century to the midth century. The ship of the line was designed for the naval tactic known as the line of battle, which depended on the two columns of opposing warships maneuvering to fire with the cannons along their conflicts where opposing ships were both able to fire from their broadsides, the. The Algeciras campaign (sometimes known as the Battle or Battles of Algeciras) was an attempt by a French naval squadron from Toulon under Contre-Admiral Charles Linois to join a French and Spanish fleet at Cadiz during June and July during the French Revolutionary War prior to a planned operation against either Egypt or reach Cadiz, the French squadron had to pass the Location: Strait of Gibraltar.

Pomone was a gun frigate of the French Navy, launched in The British captured her off the Île de Batz in April and incorporated her into the Royal Navy. Pomone subsequently had a relatively brief but active career in the British Navy off the Atlantic and Mediterranean coasts of France before suffering sufficient damage from hitting a rock to warrant being taken out of service and Namesake: Pomona. Previous comments on this page. Posted by Tim Oakley on Monday 20th of August 25 Jul Neme Prevoya Terpsich Arrow 20 a brig and a lugger detain The Danish Freya Captain Krabbe and convoy off the Goodwin Sands in a search for contraband.


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Emily Dickinson, "There is no Frigate like a Book" from ( The Belknap Press of Harvard University Press,) Source: The Poems of Emily Dickinson Edited by. Free eBooks Three short stories by Alexander Kent, Michael Aye and Alec Merrill remain in copyright and are reproduced by kind permission of the Authors.

Free eBooks are provided by other sites and they are purported to be out of copyright in the host country. Kydd saw it was the helm the lugger was aiming at.

With that knocked out, the frigate would be up in a trice and it would all be over. But there was a card he could play. "Ready about!" He was gambling their lives that the brig-rigged Teazer was handier in stays than the three-masted frigate, but if any fumbled his duty Brand: McBooks Press.

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Forester. When the lugger arrives at Elba, it displays and English flag, and the Captain identifies himself as Jack Smith and the lugger as the Wing-and-Wing. In actual fact, the captain is Raoul Yvard and the lugger is the French corsair Feu-Follet. Raoul has come to Elba to meet Ghita, the woman he loves/5(7).

The other two books are Carrier is the second book in the series and the third is Submarine. This is a short book just under pages and most of it is about a RN frigate with a new CO and a new helicopter on-board it as well. This is the early s when the book /5. The Two Midshipmen: A Tale of the Sea by Francis Claudius Armstrong Historic Naval Fiction Home Book Title Index T The Two Midshipmen: A Tale of the Sea.

The Two Midshipmen: A Tale of the Sea or The Frigate and the Lugger; The Young Commander;Author: Francis Claudius Armstrong.

It was soon answered by the frigate and lugger, who came within hail. We requested them to see us as far as Plymouth, as we could not keep the sea in consequence of our mishap. Fortunately the wind was in our favour, and we reached Plymouth Sound in the afternoon, ran into Hamoaze the same evening, lashed alongside a receiving ship and had a.

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26. Book: Comment The Two Midshipmen: A Tale of the Sea: Henry Tressider commanding a prize is shipwrecked in France. The Young Commander: Believed to be principally a shore based novel The Sailor Hero, or The Frigate and the Lugger A Nautical Romance The Naval Lieutenant A Nautical Romance Perils by Sea and by Land or The Neapolitan Commander.

Name Guns Type How acquired Disposition Alfred 24 Ship Purchased Captured 9 March by HMS Ariadne and Ceres Columbus 20 Ship Purchased Burned 27 March after being chased on shore by a British squadron Andrew Doria 14 Brig Purchased Burned to prevent capture, 21 November Cabot 14 Brig Purchased Captured by HMS Milford in Providence 12 .The Young Middy, or The Perilous Adventures of a Boy-officer By Francis Claudius Armstrong A Midshipman and his cousin, lost in fog in a small boat, are picked up by a privateerAuthor: Francis Claudius Armstrong.Condition: Poor.

This is an ex-library book and may have the usual library/used-book markings book has soft covers. In poor condition, suitable as a reading copy.

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