Admiral Sims and the Modern American Navy. 1st US no dj.

By: MORISON, Elting E. SIMS, William Sowden, Admiral)

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MORISON, Elting E. Admiral Sims and the Modern American Navy. With illustrations. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1942. First American Printing. Pp. [i]-xiv,(2),[1]-547,(1), + 24 p. of plates. Illustrated. 8vo, blue cloth with darkblue lettering to front and spine. Contents: 1. Early Youth, 1858-1876; 2. The United States Naval Academy, 1876-1882; 3. A Liberal Education, 1883-1 895; 4. The Intelligence Officer, 1895-1898; 5. Eleven Thousand Pages, 1896-1900; 6. The United States Navy in 1900; 7. The China Station, 1900-1901; 8. Gunfire at Sea, 1901-1902; 9. Inspector of Target Practice, 1902-1905; 10. Marriage, 1905; 11. Sims vs Mahan, 1906; 12. The Bureaucrats, 1908; 13. The Insurgents, 1908; 14. "Hope On, Hope Ever", 1909; 15. Inspector of Target Practice, 1906-1909; 16. U.S.S. Minnesota, 1909-1911; 17. The Band of Brothers, 1911-1915; 18. The Cheer Up Ship, 1915-1917; 19. The Crisis of the Naval War; 20-21. Getting on with the War; 22. The Victory at Sea; 23. Naval Lessons of the Great War, 1920; 24. Arms and the Man; 25. President of the War College, 1919-1922; 26. Campaigns and Prophecies, 1922-1928; 27. Waiting Orders, 1928-1936. Slight spine roll with light browning to spine, elsevg. 30.00

Title: Admiral Sims and the Modern American Navy. 1st US no dj.

Author Name: MORISON, Elting E. SIMS, William Sowden, Admiral)

Categories: 69,

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin, Boston, 1942,:

Seller ID: 77563

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