The Auxiliary Squadron

By Commander Reginald R. Belknap, U. S. Navy
April 1917
THE AUXILIARY SQUADRON By Commander Reginald R. Belknap, U. S. Navy One principal purpose in forming an auxiliary squadron in the fleet is to relieve the commander-in-chief of the burden ...

Review Of Books

April 1917
REVIEW OF BOOKS ON SUBJECTS OF PROFESSIONAL INTEREST "The Ayesha: Being the Adventures of the Landing Squad of the Emden." By Kapitan-Lieutenant Von Mucke. Translated by Helene S. White. 223 ...

International Notes: Diplomatic Notes

Prepared By A. F. Westcott, Ph. D., Instructor, U. S. Naval Academy
April 1917
DIPLOMATIC NOTES From February 18 to March 18 Prepared by A.F. Westcott, Ph.D., Instructor, U. S. Naval Academy UNITED STATES ARMS MERCHANT VESSELS President’s Address to Congress.—On February 26 President ...

International Notes: Naval War Notes

Prepared By Lieutenant R. S. Edwards, U. S. Navy
April 1917
NAVAL WAR NOTES Prepared by Lieutenant R.S. Edwards, U. S. Navy THE SUBMARINE BLOCKADE Under the title "Can the U-Boat Win the War?" the Literary Digest of February 17 gives ...

Professional Notes

Prepared By Lieutenant R. S. Edwards, U. S. Navy
April 1917
PROFESSIONAL NOTES Prepared by Lieutenant R.S. Edwards, U.S. Navy GERMANY The New German Submarines.—The new type of German submarine boats for extensive cruising are described in German papers as being ...

Discussion, Logistics, Etc.

By Rear Admiral Seaton Schroeder, U. S. Navy
April 1917
DISCUSSION Logistics, Etc. (See Page 245, Whole No. 168) Rear Admiral Seaton Schroeder, U. S. Navy.—I have read with interest Captain Huse's paper on "Logistics, Etc." in the February number ...

The Enlisted Man's Annapolis

By Civil Engineer Leonard M. Cox, U. S. Navy
April 1917
THE ENLISTED MAN'S ANNAPOLIS By Civil Engineer Leonard M. Cox, U. S. Navy It requires very little consideration to foresee that one of the greatest difficulties to be overcome in ...

Position Lines And Current

By Lieut. Commander H. G. Sparrow, U. S. Navy
April 1917
POSITION LINES AND CURRENT By Lieut. Commander H.G. Sparrow, U. S. Navy About two years ago I read with much interest and profit Lieut. Commander Hepburn's article "Some Suggestions in ...

A Telescopic Azimuth Circle

By Lieut. Commander F. L. Oliver, U. S. Navy
April 1917
A TELESCOPIC AZIMUTH CIRCLE By Lieut. Commander F.L. Oliver, U. S. Navy The Mark III azimuth circle having been designed for use with the 7 ½-inch magnetic compass, does not ...

Back To First Principles

By Lieut. Commander F. L. Oliver, U. S. Navy
April 1917
BACK TO FIRST PRINCIPLES By Lieut. Commander F.L. Oliver, U. S. Navy A recent cruise of the Atlantic fleet during heavy weather in the vicinity of Cape Cod developed some ...

Some Practical Hints In Navigation

By Lieut. Commander F. L .Oliver, U. S. Navy
April 1917
SOME PRACTICAL HINTS IN NAVIGATION. By Lieut. Commander F.L. Oliver, U.S. Navy It is the writer's desire to bring to the attention of other officers any of the following practical ...

A Few Hints To The New Navigator

By Lieutenant H. R. Greenlee, U. S. Navy
April 1917
A FEW HINTS TO THE NEW NAVIGATOR By Lieutenant H.R. Greenlee, U.S. Navy Inquiry by the commanding officer of the U. S. S. Montana, as to the sorts of duty ...

The United States Power Squadrons

A Letter From Mr. Roger Upton
April 1917
THE UNITED STATES POWER SQUADRONS A Letter from Mr. Roger Upton Devereux, Marblehead, Mass., January 14, 1917. Secretary of the United States Naval Institute, Annapolis, Md. Dear Sir: I have ...

Projectiles Containing Explosives

By Commandant A. R. Translated By Charles E. Munroe
April 1917
PROJECTILES CONTAINING EXPLOSIVES By Commandant A.R. Translated from Revue ginirale des Sciences pures et appliquies, Volume 27, pages 213-221, April 15, 1916 By Charles E. Munroe The idea of employing ...

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