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SUBMARINE MINES AND TORPEDOES AS APPLIED TO HARBOUR DEFENCE (1889)
Author: Bucknill, J.T.

SKU :- MBN14058

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Naval Military Press 2004 Paperback 255 pages line diags.

SUBMARINE MINES AND TORPEDOES AS APPLIED TO HARBOUR DEFENCE (1889)

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A specialist ‘how to’ book detailing the methods used to protect vital ports and harbours up to the late 1880s by means of the fast-evolving weapons of submarines mines and torpedoes. The author a former Royal Engineers officer goes into great technical detail on the specifics of mine casings the quantities of explosives used electrical mines and even the personnel best employed to operate the weaponry. The text is well-illustrated by diagrams plans and maps as well as tables of explosive formulae etc. A ‘must have’ book for all who are interested in the early development of mine and submarine warfare.

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Author Bucknill, J.T.
Publisher Naval Military Press
ISBN 9781845740269
Date of Publication 2004
Edition Reprint of 1889 Original Edition
Binding Paperback
Book Size N/A
Number of pages 255
Images line diags
Language English Text
SKU MBN14058

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