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<a href="/store/books/battleships-destroyers/warships-after-washington">WARSHIPS AFTER WASHINGTON</a>

by John Jordan

The Washington Treaty of 1922, a watershed event designed to head off a potentially dangerous arms race between the major naval powers, agreed to...

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WARSHIPS AND WARSHIP MODELLING

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by David Wooley

Warships and Warship Modelling offers an overview of the design, development, and classification of modern warship types. In the first section it...

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by David Hobbs

The National Maritime Museum in Greenwich houses the largest collection of scale ship models in the world, many of which are contemporary artifacts...

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<a href="/store/books/clear-decks-50-90/warships-napoleonic-era">WARSHIPS OF THE NAPOLEONIC ERA</a>

by Robert Gardiner

Between 1793 and 1815 two decades of unrelenting naval warfare raised the sailing man of war to the zenith of its effectiveness as a weapon of war....

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WORLD'S MERCHANT FLEETS, 1939

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by Roger W. Jordan

At the outbreak of war in 1939 the 6,000-plus merchant ships spread across the world's oceans became pawns in the global conflict that permeated the...

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BIRTH OF THE BATTLESHIP

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by John Beeler

The British ship designers who plied their trade between 1870 and 1881 have long been criticized for being retrogressive and emblematic of the so-...

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BRITISH DESTROYERS

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by Norman Friedman

A Proceedings Magazine 2010 Notable Naval Book Noted historian Norman Friedman provides the first detailed study of the Royal Navy's destroyer from...

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CONWAY'S BATTLESHIPS, Revised and Expanded

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by Ian Sturton

For two generations, battleships, sometimes known as all-big-gun ships, represented the military might and pride of their respective countries. They...

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FAIRMILE D MOTOR TORPEDO BOAT

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by John Lambert

The Fairmile Type D torpedo/gun boat was the most heavily armed coastal vessel regularly employed by Allied forces in World War II. With a top speed...

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FIGUREHEADS AND SHIP CARVING

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by Michael Stammers

Concise but comprehensive, this history of figureheads and ship carvings covers the period from ancient Egypt to the present, with emphasis on the...

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FIRST DESTROYERS

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by David Lyon

A fascinating collection of information on the early development of the British torpedo boat destroyers up to the River class of 1900.

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FORGOTTEN FLEET

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by Daniel Madsen

A pictorial history of the U.S. Navy's mothball fleet, this handsome book takes a rare look at the so-called fleet behind the fleet, from the end of...

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HM SUBMARINES IN CAMERA

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by J.J. Tall

A fascinating collection of photographs from the archives of the Royal Navy Submarine Museum, the Imperial War Museum, the Storico Navale in Venice,...

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MODEL MARINE STEAM

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by Stan Bray

Stan Bray provides all the information a ship modeler needs to power a model boat using a live steam power plant. A model engineer and author of wide...

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NELSON'S FAVOURITE

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by Anthony N. Deane

The HMS Agamemnon, a 64-gun ship of the line, became one of the best known vessels of the Royal Navy. Between 1793 and 1796 she was commanded by...

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