Author Results for Paul Quinn and Christopher Eason

Shah Versus Huascar : the Diary of Henry Eason

By Paul Quinn and Christopher Eason

In 1877, during civil war, the Peruvian navy’s armoured turret ship Huascar fell into the hands of rebels. For extorting provisions from British merchant ships she was hunted down as a pirate and brought to action by HM ships Shah and Amethyst, vessels of more traditional construction. After discussing the design and construction of the […] Read More

Filed under: Other (Nineteenth C) | Pacific
Subjects include: Battles & Tactics | Manpower & Life at Sea | Shipbuilding & Design | Weapons