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The Royal Navy

The Royal Navy

Redford Duncan  Grove Philip D. 
edizioni Tauris Academic Studies collana Tauris Academic Studies (Hardcover)

Since 1900, the Royal Navy has seen vast operational changes. This book tells the story, not just of victory and defeat, but also of how the Navy has adjusted to a century of rapid technological and social change. The extensive reforms made by Admiral Fisher at the dawn of the twentieth century saw the navy's nineteenth-century...

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€ 35,90
World War II

World War II

Redford Duncan 
edizioni Tauris Academic Studies collana Tauris Academic Studies (Hardcover)

The Royal Navy's operations in World War II started on 3 September 1939 and continued until the surrender of Japan in August 1945 – there was no 'phoney war' at sea. The navy played a central role in the evacuation of the retreating British army at Dunkirk, and later orchestrated the sinking of Germany's mighty battleship...

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€ 29,90
Maritime History and Identity

Maritime History and Identity

Redford Duncan (EDT) 
edizioni Tauris Academic Studies collana Tauris Academic Studies (Hardcover)

The sea and its relation to human life has always been a subject of fascination for historians. For the first time, this book looks at the field of Maritime History through the prism of identity, looking at how the sea has influenced the formation of identity at a national, local and individual level from the early...

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€ 102,90
The Submarine

The Submarine

Redford Duncan 
edizioni Tauris Academic Studies collana Tauris Academic Studies (Hardcover)

"Underhand and damned un-English" was the view of submarines in Edwardian Britain. However, by the 1960s new nuclear powered submarines were seen by the Royal Navy as being the "hallmark of a first class navy". This exciting new book explores the changing attitudes to the submarine in Britain from World War One to...

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€ 143,40
The Submarine

The Submarine

Redford Duncan 
edizioni Tauris Academic Studies collana Tauris Academic Studies (Paperback)

"Underhand and damned un-English" was the view of submarines in Edwardian Britain. Yet by the 1960s the new nuclear powered submarines were seen by the Royal Navy as being the "hallmark of a first class navy." In this book Duncan Redford, a retired Royal Navy submarine officer, explores how - and why - attitudes to...

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€ 25,60