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Naval anti-aircraft guns and gunnery

Author: Norman Friedman
Publisher: Barnsley : Seaforth Publishing, 2013.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book does for naval anti-aircraft defence what the author's Naval Firepower did for surface gunnery â€"" it makes a highly complex but historically crucial subject accessible to the layman. It chronicles the growing aerial threat from its inception in the First World War and the response of each of the major navies down to the end of the Second, highlighting in particular the widely underestimated danger from  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Friedman, Norman.
Naval Anti-Aircraft Guns and Gunnery.
Havertown : Seaforth Publishing, ©2014
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Norman Friedman
ISBN: 9781473853089 1473853087 9781473852846 1473852846
OCLC Number: 903357171
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Cover Page; Title Page; Copyright Page; Contents; Abbreviations; Acknowledgements; Introduction; Chapter 1: An Evolving Threat; Chapter 2: Making Anti-Aircraft Fire Effective; Chapter 3: Beginnings; Chapter 4: The Inter-War Royal Navy; Chapter 5: The Inter-War US Navy ; Chapter 6: The Inter-War Imperial Japanese Navy; Chapter 7: Other European Navies Between The Wars; Chapter 8: The Royal Navy at War; Chapter 9: The US Navy at War; Chapter 10: Axis Navies at War; Chapter 11: Post-War Developments; Notes; Bibliography; Appendix: Gun Data; Index.
Responsibility: Norman Friedman.

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