Management and Command

By E. E. Wilson
August 1933
Though the principles underlying industrial management and naval command are one and the same, it is .surprising to note the striking differences in application. In general, naval command today involves ...

Astronomical Triangle Vs. Stop Watch

By Lieutenant Commander Harry A. Rochester, U. S. Navy
August 1933
IN the last ten years, general interest in deep-water navigation has ex­ceeded that shown in piloting on soundings. The “new” navigation is treated in at least six books by as ...

Professional Notes

August 1933
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Book Reviews

August 1933
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Notes On International Affairs

August 1933
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Discussions

August 1933
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Pioneer Builders Of Giant Ships

By Lieutenant Forrest H. Wells, U. S. Navy
August 1933
A newcomer to China naturally thinks of the Chinese junk as a small vessel and entertains strong doubts of her seaworthiness. This is largely because he subconsciously uses the modern ...

Altitude By Martelli's Tables

By Boatswain H. V. Hopkins, U. S. Coast Guard
August 1933
The following method is suggested, using Martelli’s tables, for calculating the altitude from the dead-reckoning position. These tables are so well known for calculating the L.H.A., they need no introduction, ...

An Improvised Protractor

By Lieutenant Commander William A. Mason, U. S. Navy
August 1933
A situation which frequently confronts the navigator or the officer of the deck is the necessity of quickly locating his vessel’s position while lying at anchor. A sudden blow may ...

Historic Ships Of The Navy, "Columbia"

By Robert W. Neeser
August 1933
The first Columbia was a 44-gun sailing frigate built at the Wash­ington Navy Yard in 1814 under authority of the Act of Congress approved January 2, 1813. She was a ...

Navigation Of Rigid Airships

By Lieutenant Scott E. Peck, U. S. Navy
August 1933
The methods used in the navigation of a large rigid airship probably more closely resemble those of the surface ship than air navigation methods as applied to the airplane. However, ...

Marine Corps Aviation in Second Nicaraguan Campaign

By Captain Francis P. Mulcahy, U. S. Marine Corps
August 1933
The recent evacuation of all marines from Nicaragua closed the most ex­acting period of peace-time soldiering in which the Marine Corps has ever engaged, and terminated for Marine Corps aviation ...

Co-Operative Navy Housing Association

By Lieutenant A. B. Vosseller, U. S. Navy
August 1933
We often hear the expression about having enough worthless stock cer­tificates to paper a room, but I have never heard it used by a naval officer. There are two very ...

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