Warrior to Dreadnought

warship design and development, 1860-1905
  • 224 Pages
  • 2.93 MB
  • 2586 Downloads
  • English
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Seaforth Pub. , Barnsley
Dreadnought (Battleship), Design and construction, Great Britain. Royal Navy, Great Britain, Warrior (Battleship), Warships, Hi
StatementDavid K. Brown
Classifications
LC ClassificationsVA454 .B8825 2010
The Physical Object
Pagination224 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25137892M
ISBN 139781848320864
LC Control Number2010549838

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This is the second volume of Brown's history of Royal Navy ship design. As the title suggests, this volume starts with HMS Warrior on the building ways and ends with the design of HMS Dreadnought of Put another way, this is the history of armored warships /5.

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In the 50 years that separated HMS Warrior from Dreadnought there was a revolution in warship design unparalleled in naval history. It was a period that began with the fully rigged broadside ironclads and ended with the emergence of the great battleships and battle cruisers of World War agnesescriva.com: Pen & Sword Books Limited.

In the 50 years that separated HMS Warrior from Dreadnought there was a revolution in warship design unparalleled in naval history.

It was a period that began with the fully rigged broadside ironclads and ended with the emergence of the great battleships and battle cruisers of World War I. Noted naval historian D.K. Brown explains how the Victorian Royal Navy, far from being the reactionary body it is.

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Class Description. Called upon by ancient powers, the most powerful Warlords are conferred the designation of Dreadnought. Adept at one-on-many combat, they are endowed with singular combat prowess, enabling them to annihilate enemies regardless of their number.

Dreadnoughts prefer large weapons such as the agnesescriva.com: Human. Oct 29,  · Robert Massie’s ‘Dreadnought’ is a book with an ambitious goal: to present fifty years of European history through the prism of Anglo-German relations and to show how this rivalry was the driving force behind the tragic slipping of Europe into the First World War/5.

This book traces all the technological changes which transformed warships from the fully rigged broadside ironclads of the mid-nineteenth century to the turbine-powered Dreadnought battleships and battlecruisers that were to fight in the First World War.

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In the 50 years that separated Warrior from Dreadnought there occurred a revolution in warship design quite unparalleled in naval history; a period that began with the fully-rigged broadside ironclads and ended with the emergence of the great battleships and battlecruisers that were to fight in the First World agnesescriva.com author explains how ninetheenth-century designers responded to developments in engine.

In the 50 years that separated Warrior from Dreadnought there occurred a revolution in warship design quite unparalleled in naval history; a period that began with the fully-rigged broadside ironclads and ended with the emergence of the great battleships and battlecruisers that were to fight in the First World agnesescriva.com author explains how ninetheenth-century designers responded to developments in engine Price Range: $ - $ "Warrior to Dreadnought" is the finest military/technical book i've read in several decades.

To saturate one's understanding of this most challenging and interesting period in British naval history, "Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships, " is the ideal companion to "Warrior "/5(19).

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Warrior and her sister ship HMS Black Prince were the first armour-plated, iron- hulled warships, and were built in response to France's launching in of the first ocean-going ironclad warship, the wooden-hulled agnesescriva.comr: Thames Ironworks and Shipbuilding Company.

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If you yawn at the first sentence don't read on and forget about David Brown's book. What Warrior marked was the Royal Navy's first real ironclad warship powered by steam. It is on display at Portsmouth. The book follows the design changes through Dreadnought, which was about half a century but an epoch in ship design from iron clad to steel 5/5(1).

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