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1 Elliot (Ad Sir G.) A Treatise on Future Naval Battles, and How to Fight Them, and on Other Naval Tactical Subjects.
xii + 122pp, 23 engraved plates (one folding), 6 large folding maps, 2 large folding lithographed plates (ironclads), coloured endpapers, original decorated ochre cloth, spine relaid, large format (27cm x 18.5cm), some slight wear to binding. AJS: A surprising work for its time (1885) in that the author was still promoting the ram, very much the ironclad navy as against that of Fisher. Chapters include: Line-of Battle Ships and Torpedo Vessels; Ram Attack and Defence; Gun Attack and Defence in Fleet Actions; Home Defences; Defences Abroad; Designs for Ships of War; Personnel; Cellular Deck Protection versus Side Armour. 
Price: 225.00 GBP
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