Sailors on the Rocks - Famous Royal Navy Shipwrecks, Peter C. Smith.
Looks at a long series of Royal Naval shipwrecks, from the loss of
HMS Coronation in 1691 to the grounding of HMS Nottingham in 2002.
Covers the background histories of the ships involved, their actions in
the period before their loss, the lead-up to the loss, the rescue
attempts and the aftermath of the loss. An interesting book that covers
a great deal of ground
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