There is much interesting and valuable information here. ENGLISH HISTORICAL REVIEW Provides valuable information, based on intensive archival research in government records, regarding the organization and administration of Edward III's navy. The study is greatly aided by the author putting naval activities in context with political, strategic, and military affairs (and) adds much to our knowledge of the Hundred Years War. INTERNATIONAL HISTORY A detailed survey. (...) It will be of interest to general readers and of use to those more involved in the minutiae of maritime history for whom it offers a useful catalogue of the source material. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF MARITIME HISTORY Explores an important topic. Recommended. CHOICE A clear, authoritative and scholarly narrative. MEDIEVAL WARFARE A very useful and highly detailed account of maritime activity, ranging from logistical support, and victualling, to participation in war fleets. (...) it is a volume which will be very useful to those working in this period. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF NAUTICAL ARCHAEOLOGY
About the Author
GRAHAM CUSHWAY has a PhD in Maritime History from the University of Exeter, having written on the subject of Edward III's navy for his doctoral thesis. He also has an MA and BA from the University of London, primarily from Royal Holloway College.