British Destroyers 1939 45

Author: Angus Konstam
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing
ISBN: 1472825810
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Using a collection of contemporary photographs and beautiful colour artwork, this is a fascinating new study of the ships that formed the backbone of the Royal Navy during World War II.

British Light Cruisers 1939 45

Author: Angus Konstam
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing
ISBN: 178200307X
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The light cruiser was a natural development of the sailing frigate – a fast multi-purpose warship that could patrol the sea lanes, protect convoys and scout for enemy battle fleets.

British Destroyers 1939 45

Author: Angus Konstam
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing
ISBN: 1472816374
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The Royal Navy entered World War II with a large but eclectic fleet of destroyers.

British Destroyers Frigates

Author: Norman Friedman
Publisher: Seaforth Publishing
ISBN: 1848320159
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Since the Second World War the old categories of destroyer and frigate have tended to merge, a process that this book traces back to the radically different 'Tribal' class destroyers of 1936.

M113 Apc 1960 75

Author: Jamie Prenatt
Publisher: Osprey Publishing
ISBN: 9781472817464
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The M113 is the most widely used and versatile armored vehicle in the world.

British Tank Crewman 1939 45

Author: Neil Grant
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing
ISBN: 1472816986
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Great Britain had introduced the tank to the world during World War I, and maintained its lead in armoured warfare with the 'Experimental Mechanised Force' during the late 1920s, watched with interest by German advocates of Blitzkrieg.

British Destroyers Frigates

Author: Norman Friedman
Publisher: Seaforth Publishing
ISBN: 1848320159
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Nelson to Vanguard: Warship Design and Development 1923-1945 (Chatham,
London: 2000). and Moore, George, Rebuilding the Royal Navy: Warship Design
since 1945 (Chatham, London: 2003). Canada ... Afridi to Nizam: British Fleet
Destroyers 1937-43 (World Ship Society, Kendal: 2001). ... Raven, Alan, and
Preston, Antony, Flower Class Corvettes (Bivouac, London: 1973 [Ensign 3]). ,
and Roberts, John, War-Built Destroyers, O to Z Classes (London: Bivouac, 1976
[Ensign 6]).

Nelson To Vanguard

Author: D. K. Brown
Publisher: Seaforth Publishing
ISBN: 1473816696
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British warship building 1939-45 Number of vessels completed/ standard
displacement (tons x 1000) 1939 1940 1941 1942 1943 1944 1945 Tot 1 Tot 2
Battleships, carriers, cruisers 3 10 11 8 10 6 7 50 55 29.6 126.9 161.5 110.4 84.9
88.3 84.3 636.0 685.9 Destroyers 22 27 39 73 37 31 22 229 251 ... The early US
DE destroyer escorts took about 1 million man— hours reducing to 600—700,000
with experience while the Britishbuilt 'River' class needed 350-400,000 man—
hours.

Nelson To Vanguard

Author: David K. Brown
Publisher: Chatham Publishing
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British warship building 1939-45 Number of vessels completed/standard
displacement (tons x 1000) 7 I feel that there is something wrong here. In the First
World ... 10 Most LCTs had Paxman diesels from a new plant intended to build
engines for 'Nellie' the trench- digging machine. By July 1943 ... The early US DE
destroyer escorts took about 1 million man- hours reducing to 600-700,000 with
experience while the British-built 'River' class needed 350-400,000 man- hours.
The cost ...

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