Where the Fleet Begins: A History of the David Taylor Research Center, 1898-1998

Where the Fleet Begins: A History of the David Taylor Research Center, 1898-1998

by Rodney P. Carlisle
     
 

ISBN-10: 0160494427

ISBN-13: 9780160494420

Pub. Date: 10/01/1998

Publisher: United States Dept. of Defense

Traces the modern research and development center from its dual origin when David Taylor and George Melville brought science and technology to the emerging steam-driven steel fleet, through a full century of modernization and several reorganizations. Details the constant work to transform vision into reality, and to keep innovation flowing from cutting-edge science

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Traces the modern research and development center from its dual origin when David Taylor and George Melville brought science and technology to the emerging steam-driven steel fleet, through a full century of modernization and several reorganizations. Details the constant work to transform vision into reality, and to keep innovation flowing from cutting-edge science and technology into the Navy's ships and submarines.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780160494420
Publisher:
United States Dept. of Defense
Publication date:
10/01/1998
Pages:
689
Product dimensions:
6.75(w) x 9.50(h) x 2.00(d)

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