FIGHTING TECHNIQUES OF NAVAL WARFARE, 1190 BC - PRESENT: STRATEGY, WEAPONS, COMMANDERS, AND SHIPS.

By: Dicke, Iain; Dougherty, Martin J.; Jestice, Phyllis J.; Jorgensen, Christer; Rice, Rob S.

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256 pp, large 8vo (9 7/8" H). Profusely illustrated in colour and b&w with photographs, maps/battle plans, profiles, drawings, uniform studies, reproductions. "(A)nalyzes the tactics, techniques, and weaponry of naval warfare from the ancient period to the modern day. Beginning with Egyptian Pharaoh Ramses III's victory over the piratical Sea Peoples in 1190 BC, and coming up-to-date with the use of aircraft carriers and the latest computerized weapons technology, the book covers every significant development in naval warfare over the last 3000 years." Very small shallow dent at top edge of rear board; place, date and signature in ink on free front endpaper. Dust jacket has some areas of light edge wrinkling, very light rubbing.

Title: FIGHTING TECHNIQUES OF NAVAL WARFARE, 1190 BC - PRESENT: STRATEGY, WEAPONS, COMMANDERS, AND SHIPS.

Author Name: Dicke, Iain; Dougherty, Martin J.; Jestice, Phyllis J.; Jorgensen, Christer; Rice, Rob S.

Categories: Military - Naval,

Edition: First American Edition

Publisher: New York, Thomas Dunne / St. Martin's Press: 2009

ISBN Number: 0312554532

ISBN Number 13: 9780312554538

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good+

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: 25390

Keywords: Agrippa, Aircraft carriers, Armour, Battlecruisers, Battleships, Blockades, Artillery, Cannons, Cruisers, Egypt, Galleys, Fireships, Japan, Jellicoe, Salamis, Frigates, Napoleonic Wars, Korea, Ottoman Empire, Spanish Armada, Signalling, Greek, Rome, Naval Battles, Naval Combat, Navies, Naval Ships, Naval Tactics, Weapons, Commanders.,