HMS Victory (Haynes Icons) (Hardcover)
Haynes Publishing UK, 9781785216886, 178pp.
Publication Date: February 18, 2020
About the Author
Peter Goodwin was a marine engineer in the Royal Navy in both surface ships and nuclear submarines until 1991, when he was appointed the first Keeper and Curator of HMS Victory. He has a life-long interest in 18th century ship construction and is widely acknowledged as a leading authority on the sailing man-of-war. In this capacity he was the advisor for the film Master and Commander and the BBCTV series Persuasion.