MODERN HISTORY OF WARSHIPS
by William Hovgaard
Published by Conway Maritime Press. 1st thus. 1971
Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper. Comprising a Discussion of Present Standpoint and Recent War Experiences. For the use of students of naval construction, naval constructors, naval officers, and other interested in naval matters. First published in 1920, this is the new impression. An expansion of material given in a series of lectures at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and begins by describing the development of warships from the early nineteenth century to 1919. Green cloth boards, gilt title to spine. Green ribbon page marker. B/w sketches. Top edge green.
Boards clean. Text block browned. A few scattered foxspots mainly to endpapers. Dustwrapper is browned and grubby.
Stock no. 1816206