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The following are a small selection of titles on this subject to complement our information sheet.

•   BROOKS,  R.  Long arm of the Empire: naval brigades from the Crimea to the Boxer rebellion.  London: Constable, 1999  ISBN 0094788405

•   BURNE, C.R.N. With the Naval brigade in Natal 1899-1900.  London: Edward Arnold, 1902

•  HORE, P (ed.)  Seapower ashore: 200 years of Royal Navy operations on land.  London: Chatham, 2001  ISBN 1861761554

•  JEANS, T.T. (ed.)  Naval Brigades in the South African War 1899-1900. London: Sampson Law, Marston & Co, 1901

•  Naval Brigade dispatches. York: Boer War Books, 1983

•  OXENHAM, H.N. Memoir of  Lt Rudolph de Lisle R.N.of the Royal Naval brigade on the upper Nile.   London: Chapman and Hall, 1887

•  ROWBOTHAM, W.(ed.) Naval Brigades in the Indian Mutiny London: Navy Records Society, 1947

•  VERNEY, G L Devils wind: the story of the Naval Brigade at Lucknow. London: Hutchinson, 1956

•  WATSON, E S With HMS Shannon’s Naval Brigade London: London Stamp Exchange, 1988

•  WOOD, E.   The Crimea in 1854 and 1894. London: Chapman & Hall, 1895 (esp. Chapter XIV - Life in the Naval Brigade)

These books may be stocked by your local public library or may be made available through the inter-library lending service. Please enquire at your local branch.

If you wish to find out more about the collections and materials held in the Royal Naval Museum Library see the library web pages .

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