The myth of the press gang volunteers, impressment and the naval manpower problem in the late eighteenth century /

"The press gang is generally regarded as the means by which the British navy solved the problem of recruiting enough seamen in the late eighteenth century. This book, however, based on extensive original research conducted primarily in a large number of ships' muster books, demonstrates th...

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Author / Creator: Dancy, Jeremiah R. 1981- (Author)
Format: Electronic eBook
Imprint: Woodbridge, Suffolk, UK : The Boydell Press, 2015
Online Access:Available in Books at JSTOR: Evidence-Based Acquisition.