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The wonder of war at sea

by Rolt-Wheeler, Francis

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Published by Lothrop, Lee & Shepard in Boston .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Francis Rolt-Wheeler.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ7.R66 W
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 376 p., [32] leaves of plates :
Number of Pages376
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6615902M
LC Control Number19006767
OCLC/WorldCa8727427

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  Imperial War Museum Book of the War at Sea Julian Thompson. Pan Macmillan, - History - pages. 0 Reviews. Based on gripping first-hand testimony from the archives of the Imperial War Museum, this book reveals what it was really like to serve in the Royal Navy during the First World War. It was a period of huge change. Click on the image above if you'd like to discuss Wonder Books, Modern World, Observers or any similar s non-fiction series books. The term Wonder Book is said to have first been used by Nathaniel Hawthorne of Boston in with his The Wonder-Book for Girls and Golding of Ward, Lock & Co edited the very first 'Wonder Book', as we know the famous English series of children's.

The Imperial War Museum Book of the War at Sea by Julian Thompson starting at $ The Imperial War Museum Book of the War at Sea has 2 available editions to buy at Half Price Books Marketplace. With authoritative analysis, and in one volume, Miller majestically relates the history of the last great sea war for the general reader, from the sinking of the passenger ship Athenia on September 3.


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By: Rolt-Wheeler, Francis. With thirty-eight illustrations from war photographs and sketches. Octavo, green cloth covers with pictorial design of a gun boat, coursing through the waves printed in orange, black and a lighter blue-green. Book digitized by Google from the library of the New York Public Library and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.

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About this Item: Greenhill Books, London, Cloth. Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. Revised Enlarged. previous owners name in ink. Based on the classic two-volume Chronology of the War at Sea takes into account the very latest information to.

Fascinating and dramatic, War at Sea is his most recent book, a treasury of intrigue and enigmas from the countless sunken warships that lie on the bottom of oceans, lakes, and rivers. --Clive Cussler, bestselling novelist and founder of the National Underwater and Marine Agency.

The War at Sea is an excellent book that give you a thumb nail view of the entire naval action of WW-II without getting bogged down with detailed tactical issues. I enjoyed the many stories and comments from individuals who were part of the action.

The only complain I Reviews: The war at sea was a test of nerves and ingenuity. Both sides had to master technologies and ways of fighting unimaginable just a few years earlier. It was a marathon of endurance and persistence, often thankless but always critically important.

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This book is part of a series published in co-operation with the Imperial War s: 3. “The War for the Sea: A Maritime History of World War II” by Evan Mawdsley, Yale University Press, pages,$ World War II was the largest naval conflict ever.

"Nathan Miller's long-awaited War at Sea does what no other book has done--it captures the worldwide ocean conflict in one sweeping narrative. This book puts the reader in the action, from the dank, interiors of U-boats tracking convoys in the Atlantic to the cockpits of divebombers closing in on s: To the far-sighted, the use of aircraft in war may have seemed obvious, it really needed the conviction of a saint to visualise the practical use of aircraft in a war at sea.

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Spector focuses on the human element in naval combat: culture, personnel issues, training, tactics, decision quality and human-technology interaction/5(17). Based on gripping first-hand testimony from the archives of the Imperial War Museum, this book reveals what it was really like to serve in the Royal Navy during the First World War.

It was a period of huge change – for the first time the British navy went into battle with untried weapon systems, dreadnoughts, submarines, aircraft and :   War at Sea chronicles the history of warships through their wrecks from the "exponential growth in the number of warship discoveries" in the last two decades.

The book covers "amazing new developments." Hundreds of new sites have turned up, including the Titanic, the Monitor, and the Hunley. War at Sea () comic books. All Issues; In Stock; Display. Issue # War at Sea () # Published Nov by Charlton Comics "The Lost Lady"; and "The Wonderful 90 Day Wonder".

Plus: 2-page text story "Decision on the Dauber". 32 pages, full color. Cover price $ We Buy Comics We Buy Comics: Gold, Silver, Bronze, high-grade. The Navy did the same, employing studies and war games at the Naval War College in Newport, R.I., to develop Sea Planthe genesis of what would become the U.S.

Navy’s maritime strategy. Marcus Faulkner is currently a visiting lecturer in the Department of War Studies, King s College London. His research interests are divided between 20th-century naval and intelligence history, with emphasis on the German navy of the inter-war years.

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