2 edition of Royal navy at war found in the catalog.
Royal navy at war
John Ernest Troyte Harper
|Statement||by Vice-Admiral J. E. T. Harper.|
|LC Classifications||VA454 .H34|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||71 p. incl. front., illus. (incl. port., maps)|
|Number of Pages||71|
|LC Control Number||a 41004559|
Product Information. The Seven Years War () was the first global conflict and became the key factor in creating the British Empire. This book looks at Britain's maritime strategic, operational and tactical success (and failures), through a wide-ranging history of the Royal Navy's role in the war. Published during the First World War, this book discusses the role of the Royal Navy and how it operates, describes life on board, and looks at the various warship types and their weapons. Illustrated with 41 full-page colour photographs.
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The Royal Navy at War Paperback – January 1, by J E T Harper (Author) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" $ — $ Paperback "Please retry" $ — $ Hardcover $Author: J E T Harper. A History of the Royal Navy: World War II.
London, Royal navy at war book. Tauris. ISBN Robson, Martin (). A History of the Royal Navy: The Napoleonic Wars. Tauris. ISBN Willis, Sam (). In the Hour of Victory: The Royal Navy at War in the Age of Nelson. Atlantic Books. ISBN Wilson, Ben (). Between and the Royal Navy repeatedly crushed her enemies at sea in a period of military dominance that equals any in history.
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One of ten Town-class cruisers she saw service on the icy Arctic convoys during the Second World War and was also present for the bombardment Royal navy at war book the D-Day beaches in Later, she saw service during the Korean War.
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Covers the Second World War Operations of the Royal Navy in One Concise Volume On the declaration of war inthe British Admiralty signaled all warships and naval bases: "Total Germany, Total Germany." It was fortunate that of Germany's three armed services, the Kriegsmarine, under Grosseradmiral Erich Raeder, was the least well prepared.
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Books shelved as royal-navy: Victory by Susan Cooper, Nelson's Navy: The Ships, Men, and Organization, by Brian Lavery, The Fortune of War by P. By Martin Robson. I.B. Tauris, London, () Reviewed by John R. Satterfield, DBA. Martin Robson, a lecturer in Strategic Studies at the University of Exeter, has written a fine book that summarizes the Royal Navy’s role in the Seven Years War with balanced treatment of the British government’s strategic framework for the conduct of the war and the tactical aspects of naval engagements.
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Heavily illustrated with more than authentic wartime action photographs, this book captures Britain's proud tradition as one of the world's greatest seafaring nations, and it offers a wealth of information to all students of World War.
The book is divided into six sections, from the development of the Royal Navy at the end of the 19 th century through the current world unrest. The chapters on the pre-World War I era and the interwar Navy contain a wealth of information concerning the development of a fleet, which the Admiralty used to gain control of the seas.
During World War II, Britain's Royal Navy has to expand more than sevenfold, in the faces of the threat of invasion, enemy bombing and the need to carry out campaigns all around the world. To find officers for this force it had to move well outside its normal supply of boys trained from the age of It started by recruiting yachtsmen and giving them a smattering of naval discipline before.OCLC Number: Notes: Author born and educated in New Zealand.
Some reference to Royal New Zealand Navy. Description: 71 pages: illustrations, maps, portraits ; 28 cm.‘Laura Rowe's book fills major gaps in the multidisciplinary study of military endurance and in the historiography of the First World War.
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