2 edition of All about the Royal Navy. found in the catalog.
All about the Royal Navy.
Clowes, W. Laird Sir
|LC Classifications||VA454 C56|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||187|
The Royal Navy continued to be the world’s most powerful navy well into the 20th century. During World War I its main mission was the protection of shipping from submarine attack. Naval aviation was established by the British during that war, and the Fleet Air Arm was given control of all . The book is broken down into distinct periods, further subdivided into the major ship types, which together amount to a skeletal history of Royal Navy warship developments. The Sailing Navy List includes prizes, purchases, coastguard and customs vessels, yard craft and even hulks.
The total of some ship names includes 22 RAN, 41 RCN, 5 RIN, 9 RNZN, 3 SANF, 2 Dutch, 1 French, 7 Greek, 10 Norwegian, 6 Polish and 14 Russian, leaving Royal Navy. As some RN ships also served with other Dominion and Allied Navies, the last figure is a minimum. While the content varies across its publishing history, the Navy List shows all Royal Navy ships and establishments, coastguard vessels, hired vessels and packet ships. It indicates their commander and later issues show all officers, as well as providing information on pay and regulations.
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