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by Antony Preston
Author: Antony Preston
Publisher: Jane's Information Group; 1st ed. edition (May 15, 1980)
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The World's Worst Warships" is a hard-back book measuring 10" x 8" containing almost 200 pages of detailed information on a carefully chosen selection of warship types.
The World's Worst Warships" is a hard-back book measuring 10" x 8" containing almost 200 pages of detailed information on a carefully chosen selection of warship types. Commencing with the Monitors of the American Civil War, the Author brings us through his book - chapter-by-chapter and opment, as this particular type of war machine evolves and improves. Each chapter becomes a fascinating read and the book is well illustrated with a generous selection of line drawings and historic photographs
Antony Preston was born in 1938 in Salford, Lancashire, the son of the 16th Viscount Gormanston and Miss Julia O'Mahony. After becoming a wartime evacuee, he was educated in South Africa at King Edward VII School, Johannesburg, and the University of Witwatersrand.
Books by Antony Preston. Showing 30 distinct works. The World's Worst Warships: More Than 140 Years of Naval Disasters by. Antony Preston.
Publisher: conway maritime press. Other readers will always be interested in your opinion of the books you've read. Whether you've loved the book or not, if you give your honest and detailed thoughts then people will find new books that are right for them.
Warship Pictorial: Richelieu and Jean Bart. Lesser Known Warships of the Kriegsmarine: Marine Artillerie Leichter (MAL), by M J Whitley.
Issue No 5. The Design and Construction of the Battlecruiser Tiger, by John Roberts. Warship Pictorial: Richelieu and Jean Bart. Exocet: The World's First Sea Skimmer, by Antony Preston. British Naval Guns 1880-1945, by N J M Campbell. Attack and Defence, by David K Brown, RCNC. Issue No 30. The Gas Turbine at Sea, by John M Maber.
WARSHIPS OF THE WORLD Antonr Preston Surface ships and submarines, hydrofoils and hovercraft, helicopters and Mach 2 fighters: the world’s navies are equipped to fight their wars above, below and on the surface of the ocean.
Select Format: Hardcover. ISBN13:9780811905664. Release Date:January 1983. Publisher:Bison Books.
The World ' s Worst Warships is a book about warship design. While nobody sets out to design a bad warship, some ships turn out unsuitable for the tasks which they are asked to perform. Send a Gunboat: The Victorian Navy and Supremacy at Sea, 1854– with Eric J. Grove and John Major.
Author: Antony Preston ISBN 10: 0710600208. Will be clean, not soiled or stained. Read full description. item 6 (Very Good)-Warships of the World (Hardcover)-Preston, Antony-0710600208 -(Very Good)-Warships of the World (Hardcover)-Preston, Antony-0710600208. item 7 Warships of the World by Preston, Antony Hardback Book The Cheap Fast Free Post -Warships of the World by Preston, Antony Hardback Book The Cheap Fast Free Post.
World's worst warships. A serious study of the reasons why some warships have achieved bad reputations
World's worst warships. By (author) Antony Preston, By (author) George Paloczi-Horvath. A serious study of the reasons why some warships have achieved bad reputations. It covers the period from 1860 to the present day, and looks at a wide range of nationalities and ship-types. Some examples are the Russian Popoffkas; the French battleship 'Brennus'; and the British vessel 'Captain'. Format Hardback 192 pages.