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The British Navy

The British Navy
Its Strength, Resources, and Administration
5 Volume Set

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Part of Cambridge Library Collection - Naval and Military History

  • Date Published: January 2011
  • availability: Available
  • format: Multiple copy pack
  • isbn: 9781108024709

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  • Sir Thomas Brassey (1836–1918), later Earl Brassey, was a politician with a particular interest in maritime affairs. He was a keen sailor, and his wife's accounts of their many voyages (also reissued in this series) were bestsellers. He subsequently became a Lord of the Admiralty and Lord Warden of the Cinque Ports, and Brassey's Naval Annual was for many years the authoritative survey of worldwide navies. This five-volume survey of the state of the British Navy was published between 1882 and 1883. Brassey was much involved with questions of the modernisation and reform of the Navy, at a time when international relations were marked by a maritime arms race. The books provide much technical detail about the different types of ship and weapons available to the Navy.

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    • Date Published: January 2011
    • format: Multiple copy pack
    • isbn: 9781108024709
    • dimensions: 320 x 250 x 155 mm
    • weight: 4.6kg
    • contains: 448 b/w illus. 15 colour illus.
    • availability: Available
  • Table of Contents

    Part I. Armoured and Unarmoured Ships
    Part II. Essays and Papers on Naval Subjects
    Part III. Opinions on the Shipbuilding Policy of the Navy
    Part IV. Dockyards and Naval Organisation
    Part V. Naval Reserves
    Part VI. Naval Training and Education
    Part VII. Retirements and Pensions
    Part VIII. Mercantile Marine.

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    Thomas Brassey

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