David C. Evans (1940-1999) served in the U.S. Navy as an ensign and a lieutenant (junior grade), USNR. He taught history at the University of Richmond and was the associate dean of the School of Arts and Sciences. He is the co-author of Kaigun: Strategy, Tactics, and Technology in the Imperial Japanese Navy, 1887�1941.

Articles by David Evans


Ill Winds Blow

By David C. Evans and Mark R. Peattie
October 1997
The typhoons of 1934-35 took a toll on the Japanese destroyers Yugiri and Mutsuki and the carrier Ryujo. However, the lessons the Japanese learned from the experience helped them launch ...

Books by David Evans