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Beeler (J.)Birth of the Battleship British Capital Ship Design 1870-1881. 2001, 334pp, 94 illus (contemporary photos), 45 line illus (many multi-view), large format, dw. Publisher: The period 1870-1881 is viewed as the Dark Age of British warship design. The author examines the background, logistical and administrative factors involved, and argues that it is in this period that the modern warship began. Price: