Rif Winfield has worked in the shipping and computer industries, has been for many years a charity director, has operated his own retail businesses (with his wife Ann), and has been a candidate for elections to Parliament and other levels of government, including serving as an elected Councillor and being appointed to government posts in health and in local government. A life-long researcher into naval history, he lives in Mid Wales and is the author of a number of standard works on the ships of the British Navy.

AOS Naval Non Fiction

Series: British Warships in the Age of Sail

Year

 Book  Comment
  British Warships in the Age of Sail 1603 - 1714 Design Construction, Careers and Fates
  British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792 Design Construction, Careers and Fates
  British Warships in the Age of Sail 1793 - 1817 Design Construction, Careers and Fates
  British Warships in the Age of Sail 1817 - 1863 Design Construction, Careers and Fates

 

Series: n/a

Year

 Book  Comment
  French Warships in the Age of Sail 1786 - 1862 Design Construction, Careers and Fates
  First Rate: The Greatest Warships of the Age of Sail An authoritative history of their development with reproductions of many of the best images of the ships
  The 50-Gun Ship: A Complete History The crucial role of the 50-gun ship in the development of the battleship and the frigate
  The Sail and Steam Navy List 1815-1889 Completion of work done by David Lyon before his death

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