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The Royal Navy : a history since 1900

Author: Duncan Redford; Philip D Grove; National Museum of the Royal Navy (Great Britain)
Publisher: London : I.B. Tauris, 2014.
Series: History of the Royal Navy series.
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Covering the whole span of naval history from 1900 to the present, this book places the wars and battles fought by the navy within a wider context, looking at domestic politics, economic issues and  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Naval history
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Duncan Redford; Philip D Grove; National Museum of the Royal Navy (Great Britain)
ISBN: 9781780767826 178076782X
OCLC Number: 857110063
Notes: Published in association with the National Museum of the Royal Navy.
Description: xvi, 363 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm.
Contents: The last years of Pax Britannica --
Waiting for the next Trafalgar : World War I at sea from the outbreak of war to the eve of Jutland --
A second Trafalgar? Jutland and its aftermath : the war at sea 1916-18 --
Disarmament and rearmament : the interwar period --
World War II : home waters and the Arctic 1939-45 --
World War II : the battle of the Atlantic --
The Mediterranean and the Far East 1940-45 --
The Cold War 1945-64 --
The Cold War 1964-89 --
The end of the Cold War to the War on Terror 1989-2001 --
The Royal Navy 2001 to today.
Series Title: History of the Royal Navy series.
Responsibility: Duncan Redford and Philip D. Grove.
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'Redford and Grove deserve praise for producing this thoroughly researched, superbly written and handsomely illustrated account of the Royal Navy since 1900.' Joe Maiolo, author of Cry Havoc: How Read more...

 
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