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Admiral Bradley A. Fiske and the American Navy

Paolo Enrico Coletta

Admiral Bradley A. Fiske and the American Navy

by Paolo Enrico Coletta

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Published by Regents Press of Kansas in Lawrence .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Fiske, Bradley A. 1854-1942.,
    • United States. Navy -- History.,
    • Admirals -- United States -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementPaolo E. Coletta.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsV63.F57 C64
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 306 p., [1] leaf of plates :
      Number of Pages306
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4728563M
      ISBN 100700601813
      LC Control Number78016525

        executive authority. Rear Admiral Bradley Fiske, the last officerto be assigned as aide for operations was a prime mover in the establishment of a Chief of Naval Operations. When Josephus Daniels took officeas navy secretary in , he inherited .   The Navy as a Fighting Machine. by Rear-Admiral Bradley Allen Fiske. Share your thoughts Complete your review. Tell readers what you thought by rating and reviewing this book. Rate it Brand: Library of Alexandria.

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        Rear-Admiral Bradley A. Fiske () made a name for himself in the U.S. Navy as an innovator. Beginning in the ’s, he helped introduce improvements to ships and armaments such as using electric motors to move heavy guns, heavier armor, and electrically powered navigational instruments. Fiske took particular interest in gunnery, especially the instruments gunners used. The Navy as a fighting machine,. [Bradley A Fiske] -- "What is the navy for? Partly reprinted from the proceedings of the U.S. Naval institute and from the North American review. Description: 5 preliminary leaves, pages folded, map, diagrams 21 cm: by Rear Admiral Bradley A. .


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