Contemporaneous Maritime Analysis
To be launched in 2015...
British Maritime History...
Guides as to researching mariners
Mercantile & Naval
The British in India
Academic Papers and Publications
(Last updated 5th January 2015)
Conversion of academic papers from web pages to downloadable files
plus one past-published paper, on the First German Minelaying Raid of the First World War, added as a downloadable file;
The launching of my past self-published monographs as downloadable files;
New self-published monograph entitled:-
Learning to use Signals Intelligence: The Royal Navy from the Development of Wireless to the War Years of 1914-15
The addition of information on private trading by commanders of East Indiamen; and
A significant revision of earlier texts throughout my guides, reflecting changes in archives
and particularly where records have been put online
N.B. planned additions relating to the Royal Marines and H.M Coastguard had been put back, due to changes at The National Archives, Kew. These changes have seemingly now been reversed and so, I will complete these exercises as soon as time will allow.
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