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Naval Warfare, 1815-1914

By Lawrence Sondhaus

Routledge – 2000 – 272 pages

Series: Warfare and History

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    978-0-415-21478-0
    November 22nd 2000
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    978-0-415-21477-3
    November 23rd 2000
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Description

This book looks at the transition of wooden sailing fleets to the modern steel navy. It details the technological breakthroughs that brought about this change - steampower, armour, artillery and torpedoes, and looks at their affect on naval strategy and tactics.

Part of the ever-growing and prestigious Warfare and History series, this book is a must for enthusiasts of military history.

Name: Naval Warfare, 1815-1914 (Paperback)Routledge 
Description: By Lawrence Sondhaus. This book looks at the transition of wooden sailing fleets to the modern steel navy. It details the technological breakthroughs that brought about this change - steampower, armour, artillery and torpedoes, and looks at their affect on naval strategy and...
Categories: World/International History, Modern History 1750-1945, Military & Naval History