The drawings and photos are first rate and well covers the topic of destroyer development.
This book covers development of a torpedo boat destroyer, which has evolved to become a critical and integral part of any navy in the last century.
The book represents what a good book should be - a pleasure to hold, a pleasure to read, and a source of solid information.
Very pleased with the book, however dust jacket slightly damaged, small tear at bottom edge.Published 7 months ago by James E Burns
Yes, yes ,, A great new history of British destroyers from an American naval expert with lots of profile and deck drawings that make it difficult to not want to make some models of... Read morePublished 7 months ago by ex-librarian
I needed a better reference on British destroyers, especially those built after the signatories stopped adhering to the London Treaty on tonnages. Read morePublished on May 30, 2012 by Amazon Customer
An excellent book and I was particularly pleased that it covered such topics as the pre-destroyer torpedo gunboats. Read morePublished on May 16, 2012 by Hanuman
This book covers development of a torpedo boat destroyer, which has evolved to become a critical and integral part of any navy in the last century. Read morePublished on May 20, 2011 by Roman Kosoy