By J D. Davies
The army additionally did a lot to form Wales itself. town of Pembroke Dock was once created through the country's merely Royal Dockyard, whereas the growth of the coal and copper industries used to be mostly pushed by way of the army. accomplished, enlightening and provocative, Britannia's Dragon additionally explodes many myths approximately Welsh background, arguing that the majority Welshmen within the crusing military have been volunteers no longer pressed males, and that relative to the scale of nationwide populations, proportionally extra Welsh seaman than English fought at Trafalgar.
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Britannia's Dragon: A Naval History of Wales by J D. Davies