Warships by Tim Cooke
  

Synopsis

Warships by Tim Cooke

From wooden Greek galleys to vast battleships bristling with huge guns, warships have provided vital defense for nations around the globe. Throughout history, warships have become faster, stronger - and ever more deadly. This book follows the history of warships from the iron-clad vessels used in the American Civil War to today's gigantic aircraft carriers that can accommodate for over 60 fighter jets.

About the Author

Tim Cooke is a graduate of Oxford University. He has worked in children's publishing for over 20 years, and has written or contributed to dozens of books on a wide range of subjects. Among his publications as writer or editor are numerous sets about military history, particularly the American Revolution, the Civil War, World Wars I and II, and the Vietnam War. He has also written extensively about general history, both ancient and modern.

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Book Info

Format

Hardback
32 pages
Interest Age: From 9

Author

Tim Cooke
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Publisher

Wayland (Publishers) Ltd an imprint of Hachette Children's Group

Publication date

22nd October 2015

ISBN

9780750296762


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