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Lamentable Intelligence

by Chris Thomas

Lamentable Intelligence Synopsis

Detailing the sinking of the HMS Vanguard outside of Dun Laoghaire port in 1875, this book provides an insight into naval and military history of the late nineteenth century. It also deals with the backdrop of naval life, the social and economic situation for sailors and officers alike, the subsequent court-martial and the furore it caused.

Book Information

ISBN: 9781845885441
Publication date: 30th November 1975
Author: Chris Thomas
Publisher: Nonsuch Publishing an imprint of The History Press Ltd
Format: Paperback / softback
Pagination: 272 pages
Categories: Maritime history, Naval forces & warfare,

About Chris Thomas

Chris Thomas is a military and naval history enthusiast. The story of the sinking of the HMS Vanguard has long fascinated him and two of his wife's great uncles served on the battleship. This is his first book.

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