Proceedings Magazine - November 1931 Vol. 57/11/345

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  • Covered Wagons of the Sea
    H. B. Miller

     

    In the early days of aviation, the application of the airplane to land warfare was readily apparent. Landing fields could be made available at any desired point. The navies of the world, however, were not so fortunate. It must be...

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  • Covered Wagons Of The Sea
    By Lieutenant (J.G) H. B. Miller, U. S. Navy
  • Personnel Efficiency
    By Lieutenant A. E. Becker, Jr., U. S. Navy
  • Typhoons And Sycee
    By Commander Roy C. Smith, Jr., U. S. Navy
  • A Forgotten Commodore—Thomas Macdonough
    By Rear Admiral Livingston Hunt (S.C.) U. S. Navy (Retired)

    Macdonough was a simple, unpretentious man, modest and self-effacing, and it may be for these reasons that he has never come into his own with the American people. "Who was Macdonough?" will be asked by most middle-aged persons who will...

  • Why They Roll
    By Lieutenant M. E. Serat (C.C.), U. S. Navy
  • The Navy's Support Of Foreign Policy
    By Lieutenant H. A. Rochester, U. S. Navy
  • Bombing Versus Torpedo Planes
    By Lieutenant Logan C. Ramsey, U. S. Navy
  • Creating A Horizon
    By Lieutenant Commander J. Y. Dreisonstok, U. S. Navy

    THE modern navigator is so indoctrinated with the use of the sea horizon, that it becomes difficult to persuade him that there are other methods of bringing down a heavenly body so as to obtain a true altitude. In the good old days it was not an...

  • The Metamorphosis Of The "Merrimac"
    By Rear Admiral Elliot Snow (C.C.), U. S. Navy (Retired)
  • Victuals, Vitamins, And Victory
    By Lieutenant J. H. Skillman (S.C.), U. S. Navy
  • Naval Reserve Cruising
    By Lieutenant Commander F. S. M. Harris, U. S. Naval Reserve
  • Diesel-Electric Installation For Auxiliaries
    By Lieutenant Howard E. Orem, U. S. Navy
  • Weir's Azimuth Diagram
    By Lieutenant W. L. Maxson, U. S. Navy
  • Discussions
  • Professional Notes
    Compiled By Members Of The Editorial Staff
  • Notes On International Affairs
    Prepared By Professor Allan Westcott, U. S. Naval Academy
  • Book Reviews

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