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A treatise on naval gunnery...

Sir Howard Douglas

A treatise on naval gunnery...

by Sir Howard Douglas

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Published by J. Murray in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Gunnery.,
  • Ordnance, Naval.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Lieut.-General Sir Howard Douglas, bart. ...
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsVF145 .D73 1852
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxxv, [1], 638 p.
    Number of Pages638
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6329925M
    LC Control Number35031996
    OCLC/WorldCa2760841

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    In appeared his Essay on the Principles and Construction of Military Bridges, in , Observations on the Motives, Errors and Tendency of M. Carnots System of Defence, and in the following year his A Treatise on Naval Gunnery (of which numerous editions and translations appeared up to the general introduction of rifled ordnance).Monarch: George IV, William IV. "A Treatise of Naval Gunnery" by Sir Howard Douglas John Murray, London - edition - p, 20cmx15cm - engraved frontispiece + two fold-out maps - condition: good, bookplate to ffep, complete. This important study was the first comprehensive English-language work on the subject of the armament of sailing men-o -war and was published in during the final era of the .

    Buy A Treatise on Naval Gunnery: Published with the Approbation and Permission of the Lords Commissioners of the Admiralty by Howard Douglas (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders. 1: INTRODUCTION.. OBJECTS OF THE BOOK.. 1. Naval gunnery is a complex subject. Many intricate calculating devices and types of weapons are included under the general heading of "Gunnery", each type of instrument and gun being best suited to the part it has to play in the efficient fighting of a particular ship.


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