The Frigates: An Account of the Lighter Warships of the Napoleonic Wars

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Pen and Sword, Nov 15, 1994 - History - 176 pages
A naval history of the ships and personalities of the Nelson period. The sources used include accounts of the Napoleonic Wars, ships' logs, Admiralty documents, private and official reports, letters and contemporary descriptions.
 

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Contents

2 Success Story
4
3 Mutiny and Retribution
31
4 Invasion
43
The Far East
46
Bay of Bengal
54
7 Inglorious Defeat
61
8 Successful Defeat
66
9 The Young Starcaptains
72
13 The Big Frigates
122
14 Challenge Encounter
138
15 South Pacific
146
16 Shipwreck
152
Glossary
162
Appendix 1 Notes on the plates
164
Appendix 2 Tonnage
167
Tables
168

10 The Last Viking
83
11 Prize Money
103
12 Squadron Action
111

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