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Strategy and war planning in the British navy, 1887-1918

Author: Shawn T Grimes
Publisher: Woodbridge, Suffolk, UK : Boydell Press, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Overturns existing thinking to show that the Royal Navy engaged professionally in war planning in the years before the First World War.

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Genre/Form: History
Naval history
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Shawn T Grimes
ISBN: 9781843836988 184383698X
OCLC Number: 731910986
Description: xii, 263 pages : maps ; 24 cm
Contents: The Naval Intelligence Department, naval history, and Admiralty war planning, 1887-1904 --
Early planning against Germany, 1902-6 --
The Scandinavian dimension and war planning, 1906-7 --
War planning, 1908-9 --
Probes into Admiralty war planning, 1908-9 --
The solidification of dual strategies, 1911-14 --
Offensive planning and operational realities, 1914-18.
Responsibility: Shawn T. Grimes.

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An important work that covers a lot of essential events and scholarship in the field. It should therefore be recommended reading for anyone interested in the British naval strategic development prior Read more...

 
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