The latest volume of this highly acclaimed annual maintains the well established impressive standards of scholarship, research, news and reviews from the field of warship history. This edition features articles on a range of diverse subjects, including: the construction of the Royal Navy's Grand Fleet in the period 1906-16; the career of the French pre-dreadnought Gaulois; the story of TB191 - Tasmania's only torpedo boat; the IJN battlecruisers of the Kongo class; the loss of the Italian armoured cruiser the Giuseppe Garibaldi; the two auxiliary vessels Jules Verne and Le Gladiateur built for the Marine Nationale; the second part of an article on French fire control from 1900-13; an account of the light cruiser Yahagi at the Battle of Leyte Gulf; Russian monitors of the mid to late 1800s and a piece on the new generation of non-nuclear air-independent submarines. Contributors to the 2012 annual include Ian Johnston, Philippe Caresse, Mark Briggs, Hans Lengerer, Zvonimir Freivogel, John Spencer, Conrad Waters, Mike Williams and Stephen McLaughlin. The customary Warship notes and gallery sections complete the annual.
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John Jordan is the editor of the Warship annual and a lifelong student of French naval history on which he has written extensively.
Stephen Dent is the assistant editor of Conway's Warship annual. He also edited Conway's The War At Sea (2008).
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Book Description Conway Maritime Press, 2012. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX1844861562
Book Description Conway, 2012. Hard Cover. Book Condition: New. Dust Jacket Condition: New. First Edition. 208pp, illus, photos, usual collection of interesting articles. Book and jacket are in perfect, NEW condtion. Bookseller Inventory # AB007986
Book Description Naval Institute Press, 2012. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M1844861562
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