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British seapower and procurement between the wars

a reappraisal of rearmament

by G. A. H. Gordon

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Published by Naval Institute Press in Annapolis, Md .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Great Britain. Royal Navy -- Procurement -- History -- 20th century.,
    • Sea-power -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century.,
    • Defense industries -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century.,
    • Shipbuilding industry -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesBritish sea power and procurement between the wars.
      StatementG.A.H. Gordon.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsVC265.G7 G67 1988
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 321 p. ;
      Number of Pages321
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2411175M
      ISBN 100870218948
      LC Control Number87061278

      Sea power, means by which a nation extends its military power onto the ed in terms of a nation’s capacity to use the seas in defiance of rivals and competitors, it consists of such diverse elements as combat craft and weapons, auxiliary craft, commercial shipping, bases, and trained personnel. Aircraft used in the control of seaborne transportation function as an instrument of sea.   Generally, the procurement officers of the Royal Navy did a good job of buying the tools and fuel of war, including the miles of rope (called “cordage”), acres of sail, shot, powder, guns, or the tons of hardtack bread (known derisively as “biscuits” by the crews) and salted pork and beef that made life possible afloat.

      british establishment perspectives on france, –40 robert frazier anglo-american relations with greece the coming of the cold war, –47 john p. s. gearson harold macmillan and the berlin wall crisis, –62 john gooch army, state and society in italy, – g. a. h. gordon british sea power and procurement between the warsFile Size: KB. Band of Brothers: Boy Seamen in the Royal Navy, by David Phillipson Hardcover from United States Naval Inst. British Seapower and Procurement Between the Wars: A Reappraisal of Rearmament by G.A.H. Gordon Hardcover from United States Naval Inst. Special Order. Battles and Honours of the Royal Navy by David A. Thomas.

      Dr Gordon began his investigation of Jutland following a casual conversation seven years ago. He has a PhD in War Studies and is author of British Sea Power and Procurement Between the Wars, an exploration of naval policy and administration in the s and s. He is a senior lecturer at the Joint Services Command and Staff College in Bracknell. Winston Churchill had a longer and closer relationship with the Royal Navy than any British statesman in modern times, but his record as a naval strategist and custodian of the nation's sea power has been mired in controversy since the ill-fated Dardanelles campaign in


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