Mary Rose - King Henry VIII's warship 1510-45
Insights into the construction, operation, rescue and restoration of a great Tudor ship and its contents (Owners' Workshop Manual)
From the time that Henry VIII's warship Mary Rose was raised from the Solent in 1982 after 437 years on the seabed, to the present day, she has been constantly in the public eye. The Tudor ship and the 19,000 artefacts recovered from within her are a fascinating time capsule of life in Tudor times as well as offering unique insights into life in Henry's navy.
Haynes Publishing UK, 9780857335111, 160pp.
Publication Date: December 15, 2015
About the Author
Brian Lavery is a Curator Emeritus at the National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, and a renowned expert on the sailing navy. He is widely published and a winner of the prestigious Desmond Wettern Maritime Media Award (2007) and the Society for Nautical Research's Anderson Medal (2008).