Proceedings Magazine - 1898 Vol. 24/3/87

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A navy, from the Latin word navis, a ship, is the aggregation of vessels of war, including materiel and personnel, maintained by a state.

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  • The Dawn of Naval History
    Rear-Admiral Stephen B. Luce, U. S. N.

    A navy, from the Latin word navis, a ship, is the aggregation of vessels of war, including materiel and personnel, maintained by a state.

  • Submarine Telegraph Cables in Time of War
    Commander C. H. Stockton, U. S. N.

    Though the recent hostilities with Spam were so short in duration, and so restricted as to opportunities for the settlement of important questions of war and international law, there was, nevertheless, one matter which assumed an importance...

  • Notes on the Literature of Explosives
    Charles Munroe

    No. XXIX.

  • Abstract of the Log of the Christobal Colon

    SPECIAL BULLETIN. U. S. FLAGSHIP NEW YORK

    ABSTRACT OF THE LOG OF THE CHRISTOBAL COLON FROM APRIL 8TH TO JULY 3RD, 1898.

    (The Sea-Day from Noon to Noon was used.)...

  • Professional Notes

    SHIPS OF WAR IN ACTION.

  • Obituary: Herman G. Dresel
    C. H. Harlow, Lieutenant, U. S. Navy

    It seems fitting that the pages of the Naval Institute should render some tribute to the memory of one who for a number of years gave thoughtful and conscientious attention to its issues. It seems further fitting that this tribute should be more...

  • Bibliographic Notes

    ARMY AND NAVY JOURNAL.

    July 2, 1898. The Invasion of Cuba. Casting Heavy Projectiles. Our Civil War and the Cuban War. The Military Situation. The Battle of Siboney. Improvements in High Explosives. Three New Battle-ships....

  • Officers of the Institute

    President.

    Rear-Admiral WILLIAM T. SAMPSON, U. S. Navy.
     

    Vice-President.

    Commander CHARLES T. HUTCHINS...

  • Special Notice: Naval Institute Prize Essay, 1899

    A prize of one hundred dollars, with a gold medal, is offered by the Naval Institute for the best essay presented on any subject pertaining to the naval profession, subject to the following rules:

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