Book reviewed in this article:

The current state of archaeology in Britain A review article

The Elizabethan navy and the Armada of Spain. D. W. WATERS and G. P. B. NAISH

Boats of the longshoremen. JOHN GLASSPOOL

Lifeboats of the world. E. W. MIDDLETON

Victorian and Edwardian ships and harbours from old photographs. BASIL GREENHILL and ANN GIFFORD

Welsh sail, a pictorial history. SUSAN CAMPBELL-JONES

Return of the Great Britain. RICHARD GOOLD-ADAMS

The Great Circle: Journal of the Australian Association for Maritime History. Edited by F. BROEZE

Sailing ships. BJÖRN LANDSTRÖM