This is a category of terms, mostly nautical, but, some other terms used in the Hornblower stories.
“A frigate is a naval ship-of-war, smaller than a ship of the line, with a single gun deck, built...Frigate
“Roll, Pitch, Yaw are terms to describe the rotation of a vessel about its three axes due to wave...Ship Motions
“Starboard is the right side of a vessel as one faces forward, the left side being the larboard...Port, Larboard, Starboard
Pages in category "Glossary"
The following 182 pages are in this category, out of 182 total.