Roy and Lesley Adkins

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Roy and Lesley Adkins

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Roy and Lesley Adkins are historians and archaeologists who live in Devon. They have written widely acclaimed books on social, naval and military history, including Jack Tar, Gibraltar, Trafalgar, The War for All the Oceans, Eavesdropping on Jane Austen’s England and When There Were Birds . They are Fellows of the Society of Antiquaries, Fellows of the Royal Historical Society and Members of the Chartered Institute for Archaeologists.

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Guano: The Perilous Cargo of Flammable and Noxious Fertiliser

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Unlikely Heroes of the Sea: Seabirds' Crucial Role in Maritime Safety

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Here be Monsters: Unveiling the Terrifying Tales of Sea Monsters in History

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The Salvage of the Royal George at Spithead

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The Sinking of the Royal George

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The Fascinating History and Hazards of Donkey Engines and Boilers

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The Cospatrick Disaster

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