SOME IDEAS ABOUT THE EFFECTS OF INCREASING THE SIZE OF BATTLESHIPS
By Captain E.J. King, U. S. Navy
These ideas have been derived from many sources, probably none of them original, during a period of several years. They have been assembled in this form in an endeavor to bring them into orderly and related sequence for the readier consideration of just what advantages and disadvantages are involved when battleships are increased in size. Statement of obvious considerations is frequently made in order to express in full the connection of ideas.