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Warrior to Dreadnought: Warship Development, 1860-1905

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Book News Annotation:

Another of the splendid Duckworth (UK) scholarly, illustrated works on naval history published in the US by the Naval Institute Press. Brown, a naval architect & historian is also author of A Century of Naval Construction, Before the Ironclad, The Future Surface Fleet. The present work is chiefly text with many period photos, drawings, and paintings detailing the development of the large warship up to those that stood in the line-of-battle at Tsushima. Focus is on British refinements in armor & gunnery.
Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Product Details

ISBN:
9781861760227
Subtitle:
Warship Development, 1860-1905
Publisher:
Chatham Pub. ;
Location:
London :
Subject:
Military - General
Subject:
Military - Naval
Subject:
Warships
Subject:
Ships & Shipbuilding - History
Subject:
Warships -- Great Britain -- Design and construction -- History.
Edition Description:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Publication Date:
August 1997
Binding:
Trade Cloth
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
224
Dimensions:
11.74x9.95x.82 in. 2.75 lbs.

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