Warship 2015 is the 37th edition of the annual academic publication devoted to the design, development, and service history of the world’s combat ships. This annual publication has been running since 1977 and is frequently referenced by authors and contributors to naval publications. This hardback collection features articles on a variety of subjects including “The Battleships of the Patrie Class,” “Postwar Weapons in the Royal Navy,” “The Tragedy of the Submarine Mariotte, Known as the ‘Toothbrush,’” and “Developments in Modern Carrier Aviation.”
This latest volume contains original research from respected authorities such as Michele Cosentino, Peter Marland, Hans Lengerer, and Aidan Dodson. Detailed and accurate information is the keynote of every article, each of which is fully supported by plans, tables, and photographs. Warship 2015 maintains the high standards for research and scholarship in the field of warship history. It is an essential reference for naval historians and enthusiasts alike.
JOHN JORDAN was formerly a language teacher. He has written two major books on the Soviet navy. He recently co-authored French Battleships, 1922–56 with Robert Dumas. He has been associated with Warship from its beginning and took over as the editor in 2004. STEPHEN DENT is the assistant editor of Conway's Warship annual. He also edited Conway's The War at Sea.