The essential guide to all the world's fighting ships.
Jane's Warship Recognition Guide shows you how to identify all the world's fighting ships. Fully updated since the 1996 edition, it is organized in a new way that makes it easier to look up ship types in service with more than one navy. Now you can directly compare how different fleets have armed and equipped warships from the same class. A comprehensive index has been added.
Over 200 classes of warship are covered with:
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Since the last (1996) edition of this book, there have been major changes to the world's navies. A new generation of warships is entering service, replacing the fleets built up during the Cold War. The Russian navy is evolving as a much smaller, but better equipped force and the Pacific rim nations are poised to develop a truly capable blue water navy. Jane's Warship Recognition Guide provides technical specifications from Jane's Fighting Ships (published since 1898).About the Author:
David C. Isby is a Washington-based attorney and defense consultant. A special correspondent for Jane's Intelligence Review, he has contributed to many military and aviation publications and written extensively on the Russian armed forces. He lives in Washington D.C.
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