Proceedings Magazine - July 1932 Vol. 58/7/353

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Introduction.—The Navy of our country lately has come in for much discussion in the press. Some of the comments have been of a constructive nature; many have been destructive. It is a...


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The Need for Additional Aircraft Carriers


As one more annual practice period of the combined fleets of the United States Navy comes to a close, we are again appalled by the...

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Our Naval Policy

Introduction.—The Navy of our country lately has come in for much discussion in the press. Some of the comments have been of a constructive...

The Conquest of the Baltic Islands

During the course of the World War many movements of troops and of complete armies to a hostile coast were carried out by the armies and navies of...

Naval Gunfire in Support of Landings


When a Cruiser Captured an Island

IT WAS may in 1898 and Admiral Dewey and his victorious fleet were waiting in Manila Bay, amid the shattered hulks of Spain’s beaten...

Should Poison Gas Be Legalized?

For a number of years the Chemical Warfare Service of the U. S. Army has been conducting a propaganda in favor of all forms of chemical warfare....

St. Peter's Chapel, Navy Yard, Mare Island

There has never been a time that threatening dangers—mythological or real—have not beset the ways of seagoing men. The same old...

Some Additional Uses for "H. O. 211"

In a previous article in the Proceedings, the computation of the altitude and azimuth of a heavenly body by use of secant-cosecant formulas has...

Telling the Time by the Stars

This is A stunt pure and simple, but it is an interesting stunt.

Look at any star chart or examine the table in the back of the Nautical...


Piscataqua’s Pirates

(See page 241, February, 1932, Proceedings)

Lieutenant C....

Notes on International Affairs

From May 3 to June 3


Book Reviews

LAMBERT WICKES: SEA RAIDER AND DIPLOMAT. By William Bell Clark. New Haven: Yale University Press. 1932. $5.00.

Reviewed by Captain D. W....

Professional Notes
Notes On The Geneva Conference


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