• Ships
  • The Battleships by Ian Johnston

    By Ian Johnston

    Иллюстрированная история боевых кораблей.

    Spanning virtually centuries, from the conflict of Trafalgar to the Gulf conflict, this illustrated background
    explores the quick evolution of battleship deployment, effectiveness, and layout from canvas to steam,
    timber to metal armor, muzzle-loading cannons to missiles.
    Special awareness is given to the postWorld conflict I palms race that witnessed the U.S., Germany,
    France, Italy, and Japan vying for the brawniest maritime muscle. additionally tested are the consequences of
    advanced submarine and aviation applied sciences at the battleship, and the result of particular circumstances
    like the sinking of the Hood through the Bismarck and the assault on Pearl Harbor.

    Show description

  • Ships
  • Sloops 1926 - 1946

    Sloops 1926 - 1946 КНИГИ ;ВОЕННАЯ ИСТОРИЯ identify: Sloops 1926 - 1946 Author(s):Arnold Hague writer: international send Society 12 months: 1993 ISBN: 0905617673 Pages: 124 layout: PDF Language: English measurement: one hundred forty four MbA historical past of the seventy one sloops in-built Britain & Australia for the British, Australian & Indian Navies. the canopy picture displaying HMS Starling. HotfileDepositfiles zero

    Show description

  • Ships
  • Basic Ship Theory Volume 1 by KJ Rawson

    By KJ Rawson

    Rawson and Tupper's Basic send Theory, first released in 1968, is celebrated because the general introductory textual content for naval structure scholars, in addition to being an invaluable reference for the more matured designer.

    The 5th variation maintains to supply a stability among concept and perform. quantity 1 discusses send geometry and size in its extra easy thoughts, additionally masking issues of safety, structural energy, flotation, trim and balance. either volumes characteristic the significance of contemplating the surroundings in design.

    Basic send idea is a vital software for undergraduates and nationwide vocational scholars of naval structure, maritime stories, ocean and offshore engineering, and may be of serious counsel to training marine engineers and naval architects.

    • Brand re-creation of the major undergraduate textbook in Naval Architecture
    • Provides a foundation for extra complicated theory
    • Over 500 examples, with answers

    Show description

  • Ships
  • Handling Storms at Sea: The 5 Secrets of Heavy Weather by Hal Roth

    By Hal Roth

    The definitive advisor to a severe, hotly debated subject How may still a sailor do something about storms at sea? a few suggest heaving-to, others working off. a few say path a sea anchor over the bow, others a drogue astern. The stakes within the dialogue couldn’t be larger, or the consensus decrease. ultimately, preeminent sailor/author Hal Roth deals a pragmatic approach that can evolve and reply as storms develop better.

    Show description

  • Ships
  • Victory at Sebastopol (The Phillip Haard Novels, Book 6) by V. A. Stuart

    By V. A. Stuart

    Spring 1855, the peak of the Crimean warfare, and the siege of the Russian urban of Sebastopol keeps. In a determined try and reduce the Russians' offer line on the Sea of Azoff, the Allies devote 15,000 troops, 5 batteries of artillery, and nearly each send in their Black Sea fleets. Commander Phillip probability and HMS Huntress adopt the an important project of marking a brand new channel for the Allies' assault lower than the ambitious shore batteries guarding the immediately of Yenikale.

    Show description

  • Ships
  • The Cunard Liner Queen Mary (Anatomy of the Ship) by Ross Watton

    By Ross Watton

    Ross Watton's e-book is a needs to for the 'rivet counter', scratch version builder, or Queen Mary buff that wishes to grasp the whole ins-and-outs of the ship's building. Made up as a rule of B&W images taken throughout the fitting-out of the send, and hugely specified deck and hull plans and drawings, the e-book is the fitting spouse piece to the Queen Mary booklet through James Steele, which, via textual content and interval images, tells the tale of the ship's profitable ancient profession. None of that the following. this can be the (literally) nuts and bolts of the Queen. From the lifeboat davit schematics to the cabin quantity listings deck-by-deck, this booklet is a boat lovers' technical dream.

    Show description

  • Ships
  • The Face of Naval Battle: The Human Experience of Modern War by John Reeve, David Stevens

    By John Reeve, David Stevens

    Studying how naval conflict has built and opened up prior to now century, this choice of essays blends the significance of person acts of maritime valor and ingenuity with concise causes of pivotal naval battles to reach at a brilliant photo of ways naval conflict has taken its present form. Emphasizing the multidimensional nature of recent nautical strive against, this booklet investigates the ways that technological advances have replaced the wartime event of sailors in addition to the form that navies will most probably absorb the twenty first century. The reports of sailors in a couple of vital 20th-century conflicts are considered, with detailed recognition given to person money owed of battling in international warfare II, the Korean battle, and the Gulf struggle.

    Show description

  • Ships
  • Ship Construction, Fifth Edition by D J Eyres

    By D J Eyres

    Send development is a finished textual content for college students following BTEC classes in nautical technology, naval structure and shipbuilding, and classes resulting in BSc (Nautical technological know-how) or additional Masters Certificate.The writer offers seven sections that start with an creation to send development and finish with the completed product. there's a concise description of the entire suitable foreign laws. The seven sections conceal the improvement of send forms, fabrics and strengths of ships, welding and slicing, shipyard perform, send constitution and outfitting. each one part is damaged down into numerous chapters that discover the subjects extensive. The 5th variation expands additional at the improvement of send varieties during the last few years - dialogue focussing at the newest perspectives on bulk provider defense. Welding and shipyard practices were reviewed and revised in response to present perform. furthermore, the booklet covers all of the most modern IMO and SOLAS info. Follows, bankruptcy through bankruptcy, the development of a boat from begin to finish.IMO and SOLAS: most up-to-date details covered.Essential for either nautical scholars scholars of naval structure.

    Show description