The War at Sea 1914-1945

by Bernard Ireland

Publisher: Collins

Written in English
Published: Pages: 240 Downloads: 201
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Subjects:

  • Naval History - World War I,
  • Naval History - World War II,
  • History,
  • History - Military / War,
  • Military,
  • Military - Naval,
  • History / Military / Naval

Edition Notes

Smithsonian History of Warfare

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages240
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9950871M
ISBN 100060851228
ISBN 109780060851224
OCLC/WorldCa227980420

Chronology of the War at Sea, The Naval History of World War Two by Hummelchen, Gerhard,Rohwer, Jurgen and a great selection of related books, art . While many publications have engaged with the events, artists and poets associated with war fought on land, the cultural history of the war at sea has been neglected. This original book redresses this imbalance by being the first study to focus on the art of war in the first half of the 20th century from a distinctly naval and maritime perspective. War at Sea is a strategic board wargame depicting the naval war in the Atlantic during World War II, published by Jedko Games in , and subsequently republished by Avalon Hill in and more recently by L2 Design Group in It is also the basis for the design of the subsequent Avalon Hill game, Victory in the Pacific. The Battle of the Bight. The war on land quickly spread to the sea, with the first major battle on the water occurring on Aug , in a corner of the North Sea known as Helgoland bight, a partly enclosed patch of water on the north coast of Germany, sheltered several German naval bases and offered a good position from which Germany could strike out at Britain.

Twentieth-century war at sea posed problems for artists: gone were the traditional naval confrontations; in modern, long-range battle the enemy could be invisible, in the sky or under the surface. Drawing on the National Maritime Museum’s outstanding collection of modern British art, this volume looks at how artists rose to the challenge of depicting the Navy and Merchant Marine at war. The U-boat War in World War Two (Kriegsmarine, ) and World War One (Kaiserliche Marine, ) and the Allied efforts to counter the threat. Over pages on the officers, the boats, technology and the Allied efforts to counter the U-boat threat. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Roskill, Stephen Wentworth. War at sea, London, H.M. Stationery Off., (OCoLC) The Great War at Sea 2, likes talking about this. Dedicated to the memory of all those who served on the seas during the Great War.

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Pieter van der Merwe is the General Editor and Greenwich Curator, Royal Museums Greenwich, and has published on various aspects of maritime history and art, and theatre history.5/5(4). The book is a comprehensive single volume work, this means it is a very good introduction to the great war at sea and provides a great single volume point of reference, the downside is that in many places it feels very light and lacking in by: 9.

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The War at Sea:Volume III The Offensive, Part II, 1st June - 14th August by Roskill, Captain S. and a great selection of related books. The North Sea became ‘a marine no man’s land, with the British Fleet bottling up the exits’, as Richard Hough describes it in The Great War at Sea War at Sea Bernard Ireland The greatest naval campaigns in history, illustrated with state-of-the-art computer graphics, maps, and photographs: this new entry in the widely acclaimed History of Warfare series takes to the high seas in the period between our two largest and most destructive wars.

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HISTORY OF THE SECOND WORLD WAR UNITED KINGDOM MILITARY SERIES Edited by J. Butler WAR AT SEA The sources used for this second volume of 'The War at Sea' are, in general, similar to those described in my preface to the first volume; but, as is to be expected, certain new problems have arisen.

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See art. Unlike the army or the air force whose actions are clear to see after the event naval activity is not so easily captured visually. Sea battles take place without seeing the enemy, submarines are mostly invisible and ships sink without.

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His research interests are divided between 20th-century naval and intelligence history, with emphasis on the German navy of the inter-war years. He is the author of The Great War at Sea, published in to great acclaim.