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This development “upset the balance between offense and defense,” resulting
eventually in the introduction of armored, or iron-clad, warships.” As in the
utilization of steam power and in the use of the screw, propeller, so in the matter
of naval ...
The steam frigates and sloops, built in the 'fifties, represented a high
development of the shipbuilder's art, but the entire fleet could scarcely have
offered battle to a single one of the sea-going ironclad warships which were
beginning to appear ...
Plans for armored warships had poured in upon the Navy Department. Many of
these had received serious consideration, but there was a great deal of
uncertainty and confusion, partly because naval architecture was everywhere in
a state of ...
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A basic review of the process of creating an American Navy. Not inspiring, in my opinion. There have been several livelier books written on this topic since. The original book was published in 1939. قراءة التقييم بأكمله
Chart and Compass
Sea Power and American Independence 1776
Independence Without Sea Power 17831789
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