Marine and Navigation
Records of Warship construction During the War, 1914-1918
Volume 1. D.N.C.Department, Admiralty. Stamped on the flysheet DNC Reference Library,copy no.12
An Admiralty confidential volume prepared by the Naval Constructors Department, describing the construction details of ships of the Royal Navy and including notes on experiments with armour belt defences against torpedoes. In sixteen chapters, with fold-out diagrams and photographs, covering vessels from Battleships to Submarines and including many vessels that would have taken part in the Battle of Jutland.
270pp. approx. with index interleaves. Black cloth binding. 13.2x9ins. (34x23cm)