Proceedings Magazine - 1910 Vol. 36/1/133

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    PUBLISHED BY THE U. S. NAVAL INSTITUTE.

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    Published March, June, September, and December of each year. Annual subscription to the PROCEEDINGS for non-members, $3.50; single...

  • The Merchant Marine and the Navy
    By Naval Constructor T. G. Roberts, U. S. Navy

    PRIZE ESSAY.

    "Similia Similibus Curantur."

  • The Naval Strategy of the Russo-Japanese War
    By Lieutenant Lyman A. Cotten, U. S. Navy

    Honorable Mention

    Motto: There are certain teachings in the school of history which remain constant.

  • The Real Status of the Panama Canal As Regards Neutralization
    By Captain H. S. Knapp, U. S. Navy

    [PREPATORY NOTE.—All but the fifth section of this paper was written about three and one-half years ago; that section was written about a year later. The whole is here printed substantially in its original form, and with no changes that...

  • Naval Training II
    By Rear-Admiral S. B. Luce, U. S. Navy

    INTRODUCTION.

    In an article entitled, "The Manning of our Navy and Mercantile Marine," which appeared in the UNITED STATES NAVAL INSTITUTE, Vol. 1, No. 1, 1874, an attempt was made to show the advantages of...

  • A Study of Naval Strategy
    By Lieut.-Commander H.S. Knapp, U.S. Navy

    OPERATIONS.

    COMMERCE DESTROYING.

    *The second section of Operations, dealing with the conquest of overseas territory, is here omitted, a translation of it by Commander H. S. Knapp, U. S. N., having...

  • Wasted Horsepower and Economical Trim
    By Lieut.-Commander William Russell White, U. S. Navy

    Occasionally it is demonstrated to the public, when ships make less than their designed speed on the originally calculated power, what engineers and constructors know so well—that theory and empirical formulae are weak supports; more often...

  • The Development of the Norfolk Navy Yard
    By Civil Engineer A. C. Cunningham, U. S. Navy

    The Norfolk Navy Yard was begun by the British before the War of the Revolution. During the war it passed into the hands of the State of Virginia and was continued as a ship yard. Finally, in 1800, it was purchased by the Federal Government from...

  • The Naval Academy Practice Cruise
    By Lieutenant Paul Foley, U. S. Navy

    ITS ORGANIZATION ALONG MODERN LINES.

  • Revolver Shooting
    By Midshipmen W.A. Lee, Jr. and A.D. Denny, U.S. Navy

    Accurate revolver shooting is so easy to learn and so important in an officer's profession that it seems it should not be neglected as it has been in the training of officers for the service. This accomplishment is not limited to a few gifted...

  • When Was Our Navy Founded?
    By Charles Oscar Paullin

    A CRITICISM OF AUGUSTUS C. BUELL'S "PAUL JONES, FOUNDER OF THE AMERICAN NAVY."

  • Discussion

    The Naval Strategy of the Russo-Japanese War.

    (HONORABLE MENTION.)

    LIEUTENANT R. E. POPE, U. S. NAVY.—These variations of the author's ideas occur as I read his...

  • Professional Notes
    Prepared by Professor Philip R. Alger, U. S. Navy

    This complete issue of Proceedings is provided for your use in its original format only at this time.  The editorial team is currently reviewing the text version for possible errors introduced during the OCR phase of our...

  • Book Notices

    "Altitude and Azimuth Tables." By Lieutenant Radler de Aquino, Brazilian Navy.

    After a careful examination of this book and of the methods given for the solution of the astronomical triangle there can be no doubt of its...

  • Special Notice

    NAVAL INSTITUTE PRIZE ESSAY, 1911.

    A prize of two hundred dollars, with a gold medal, and a life-membership in the Institute, is offered by the Naval Institute for the best essay presented on any subject pertaining to the naval profession...

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