Clash of Fleets: Naval Battles of the Great War, 1914-18

Clash of Fleets: Naval Battles of the Great War, 1914-18

by Vincent P. O'Hara, Leonard R. Heinz

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781682470084
Publisher: Naval Institute Press
Publication date: 04/15/2017
Pages: 384
Sales rank: 662,524
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.30(h) x 1.40(d)

About the Author

VINCENT P. O'HARA is an independent scholar and the author of eleven books and many articles. He is the Naval Institute 2015 Author of the Year for his most recent work, Torch: North Africa and the Allied Path to Victory and holds a history degree from the University of California, Berkeley.


LEONARD R. HEINZ is a retired financial services lawyer with a strong interest in naval affairs. He has designed and published many wargames with an emphasis on tactical naval simulations. He holds a history degree from the University of Pennsylvania and lives in Corrales, New Mexico.

Table of Contents

List of Illustrations vi

Acknowledgments ix

Introduction 1

Chapter 1 The Fleets 7

Chapter 2 1914: Trial by Fire 32

Chapter 3 1915: No End in Sight 103

Chapter 4 1916: In Search of a Solution 164

Chapter 5 1917: The Struggle Continues 210

Chapter 6 1918: Winding Down 274

Chapter 7 Summing Up 294

Appendix I Ship Specifications 315

Appendix II Conversions and Abbreviations 323

Appendix III Les Petit Combats 325

Notes 327

Bibliography 343

Index 354

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