The World Encyclopedia of BattleshipsBook - 2005
An illustrated history of battleships of the world from 1860 to the present day, featuring informative and expert descriptions of over 150 ships and detailing their construction, function and history. The world encyclopedia of battleships examines the evolution of the battleship, from the first ironclads and the revolutionary Dreadnoughts to the mighty battleships of World War II and their final sorties during the Gulf War. Includes the stories, facts and anecdotes about the famous battles and naval operations in which these ships played a pivotal role.
Publisher: London : Hermes House, c2005.
Branch Call Number: 623.8252/HORE
Characteristics: 256 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 31 cm.
Alternative Title: Battleships