29 October 2018

Books

Not much is happening here on the hobby table as far as naval projects go, but hopefully that will end soon enough.

I have purchased a few books to help stoke the boilers a bit:



Many directions these tomes lead!

10 comments:

  1. But which to read first is the question...😀

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  2. Nice collection - looking mighty nautical! :)

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  3. I have read Thucydides' The Peloponnesian Wars three times in my life, once as a kid, again as a young adult and the last time in my 40's. It was that good and written by a historian who actually fought through it all. I remember there was a lot of naval conflict throughout the wars. I may have to try and find that Naval History book.

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  4. "The Chinese Steam Navy"? Man, I thought some of my areas of interest were obscure!😁 Seriously though, all of those titles look interesting. I agree with Stew: where to start first?

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    1. I admit to using a wide net for books that might interest me someday, and it was not expensive!

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  5. Greg, looking forward to your return on this naval blog. Apparently none of these books fired up the creative naval juices?

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