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treatise on naval gunnery published with the approbation and permission of the Lords Commissioners of the Admiralty by Sir Howard Douglas

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Published by J. Murray in London .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Gunnery,
  • Ordnance, Naval

Book details:

Edition Notes

Other titlesNaval gunnery
Statementby Major Gen. Sir Howard Douglas.
The Physical Object
Paginationxxiv, 319, [1] p., 5 fold. leaves of plates :
Number of Pages319
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14782326M

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Treatise on Naval Gunnery Book Summary: This book marks the end of an era: naval gunnery in the style of Admiral Nelson. In the British Navy was still fitted overwhelmingly with muzzle loading cannon and carronades. Within a generation the new rifled guns would come into service, and naval gunnery would then be a matter of science.   A Treatise on Naval Gunnery by Sir Howard Douglas. Publication date Usage Public Domain Mark Topics bub_upload Publisher J. Murray Collection americana Digitizing sponsor Google Book from the collections of Harvard University Language English. Addeddate Google-id PK50sbOOfjUC Identifier bub_gb_PK50sbOOfjUC. A treatise on naval gunnery. (London, J. Murray, ), by Howard Douglas (page images at HathiTrust) Hand-book on naval gunnery, (New York, D. Van Nostrand, ), by Cyrus S. Radford and Stokely Morgan (page images at HathiTrust) Bombing and gunnery ranges. ([Washington, D.C.]. TREATISE ON NAVAL GUNNERY () quantity. Add to basket. Description. This book marks the end of an era: naval gunnery in the style of Admiral Nelson. In the British Navy was still fitted overwhelmingly with muzzle loading cannon and carronades. Within a generation the new rifled guns would come into service, and naval gunnery would then.

Page - Ibs. ; — from 8-inch shell guns of 65 and 60 cwt., with hollow shot of 56 Ibs.), and did but little injury to the work. At 4SO yards, shot, shells, and hollow shot were fired. A small breach was formed in the facing of the outer wall, of extremely bad masonry, and considerable damage done to the embrasures and other portions of the wall ; but no decisive result was obtained. Get this from a library! A treatise on naval gunnery (). [Howard Douglas, Sir]. Genre/Form: Textbooks: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Simpson, Edward, Treatise on ordnance and naval gunnery. New York: D. Van Nostrand, Within a generation the new rifled guns would come into service, and naval gunnery would then be a matter of science rather than an art.'The book looks in great detail at the whole subject, starting with a basic section on ballistics, including an examination of the effect of shot and shell on wooden : $