Proceedings Magazine - October 1918 Vol. 44/10/188

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During the early part of the last century or, to be more definite, in the year 1805, Sir William Scott, afterwards Lord Stowell, enunciated for perhaps the first time in definite expression of...

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  • The Doctrines of Ultimate Consumption and Substitution: Their Development from the Doctrine of the Continuous Voyage
    By Commander Raymond Stone, U. S. Navy (Retired)

    During the early part of the last century or, to be more definite, in the year 1805, Sir William Scott, afterwards Lord Stowell, enunciated for perhaps the first time in definite expression of terms the principle of maritime international law...

  • Our Heritage From Paul Jones
    By Lieutenant Holloway H. Frost, U. S. Navy

    I. INTRODUCTION

     

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

    EIGHTH LETTER

     

    1 . CALDER'S DECISION

     

    You will remember that Calder left Brest on August 16. His squadron was composed of the following ships:

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  • A Diary on the Blockade in 1863
    By Charles A. Post

    While engaged in destroying some old papers I came upon a diary, kept by me, upon the blockade off Wilmington in 1863.

     

    With the diary was an old bundle of yellow letters, religiously preserved by my mother, and endorsed...

  • Sumner Line by Time-Sight Reduction
    By Malcolm McNeill, Professor of Mathematics and Astronomy, Lake Forest College

    The writer hesitates to add another to the already considerable number of methods of determining the Sumner line; but the method proposed seems to offer several advantages in the matter of simplicity and brevity.

     

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

     

     

     

    These articles have been taken from various periodicals and newspapers. The Institute has not at any time had any official means of confirming them or...

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

    FROM AUGUST 20 TO SEPTEMBER 20

    ENEMY EAGER TO SAVE SPOILS BY PEACE

    AUSTRIA'S BID FOR NEGOTIATIONS.—On September 15 the Austrian Government made public a Note sent to all...

  • Review of Books on Subjects of Professional Interest

    "Practical Tables for Navigators and Aviators." By Captain Armistead Rust, U. S. Navy. (Published by the author.) For sale by John E. Hand and Son Company, Philadelphia, Pa., and Baltimore, Md.

     

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