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Naval Warfare in the Twentieth Century, 1900-1945

Essays in Honour of Arthur Marder

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Published by Crane Russak & Co .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • 20th century,
  • Naval history, Modern,
  • Great Britain,
  • History, Naval,
  • Marder, Arthur Jacob,
  • History: American

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsArthur Jacob Marder (Editor), Gerald Jordan (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages243
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8245397M
    ISBN 100844810142
    ISBN 109780844810140

    Jordan, Gerald, ed. Naval Warfare in the Twentieth Century, Essays in Honor of Arthur Marder. London: Croom Helm; New York: Crane Russak, pp. Includes an essay, by William R. Braisted, "On the American Red and Red-Orange Plans, ," Kennedy, Floyd D. The Royal Navy continued to be the world’s most powerful navy well into the 20th century. During World War I its main mission was the protection of shipping from submarine attack. Naval aviation was established by the British during that war, and the Fleet Air Arm was given control of .

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He describes the development of technologies in conjunction with the training and treatment of the men in different navies at different times and shows the ramifications in selected battles.

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By the dawn of the twentieth century, heavily armed iron-hulled warships, powered by oil-fired burners and driven by screw propellers, pointed to the shape of things to come.

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The area over which the Great Powers contended was the Balkan lands of the Ottoman. With millions of allied and enemy troops laying down their lives on the battlefields of Europe, hundreds of thousands were participating in an entirely different form of warfare, albeit equally dangerous for those involved.

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