Proceedings Magazine - July 1918 Vol. 44/7/185

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"Will any good, commensurate with the woe brought on the peoples of the earth by Prussian militarism, come out of the present war?" This is a question that cannot be answered fully until...

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  • The War's Benefits
    By Midshipman F. F. Foster, U. S. Navy

    "Will any good, commensurate with the woe brought on the peoples of the earth by Prussian militarism, come out of the present war?" This is a question that cannot be answered fully until history has written its verdict on the pages of...

  • The Wreck of the U. S. S. "Memphis"
    By Lieutenant Commander T. Withers, Jr., U. S. Navy

    On August 29, 1916, the U. S. S. Memphis was wrecked on the beach at Santo Domingo City, Santo Domingo, by enormous seas which were unaccompanied by any wind whatsoever. This statement is made emphatic because, both officially...

  • Letters on Naval Strategy: Based on the Naval Campaign of 1805 (Continued)
    By Lieutenant Holloway H. Frost, U. S. Navy

    THIRD LETTER

     

    I. NAPOLEON'S PLAN FOR THE MAJOR OPERATION

     

    In the last letter we examined the execution of Napoleon's plan for a combined raid in the West...

  • Floating the Storage Battery on the Line
    By Lieutenant Lucius C. Dunn, U. S. Navy

    Although the practice of floating the storage battery on the line has been adopted commercially for a number of years and has registered a marked success in the storage battery engineering world, its general adoption for naval use and its...

  • The Type "V" Azimuth Circle
    By Lieutenant H. R. Greenlee, U. S. Navy

    The advent of the gyro-compass with its pelorus repeaters, made necessary the design of an instrument for use with the repeaters, that would fulfill all conditions to be met. The U. S. Naval Observatory courteously authorized the writer to make...

  • The Navy and Filibustering in the Fifties (Continued)
    By Louis N. Feipel

    IV. WALKER'S SURRENDER TO DAVIS IN 1857

     

  • Professional Notes
    Prepared By Lieutenant W. B. Jupp, U. S. Navy
  • International Notes: Naval War Notes
    Prepared By Lieutenant W. B. Jupp, U. S. Navy

    STRATEGY

     

  • International Notes: Diplomatic Notes
    Prepared By A. F. Westcott, Ph. D., Instructor, U. S. Naval Academy

    FROM MAY 18 TO JUNE 18

    GERMANY

     

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