Navies and Soft Power: Historical Case Studies of Naval Power and the Nonuse of Military Force. Edited by Bruce A. Elleman and S.C.M. Paine. Newport Paper 42. Naval War College, Newport, RI, 2015. Reviewed by Dr Gregory P. Gilbert.Read More
J. D. Davies, Pepys’s navy: ships, men, and warfare, 1649-89, Barnsley: Seaforth Publishing, 2008, GBP 19.99.
Samuel Pepys, Memoires of the Royal Navy, 1690, introduction by J. D. Davies, Barnsley: Seaforth Publishing and Annapolis, MD: Naval Institute Press, 2010, GBP 19.99/USD 34.95
Reviewed by John Johnston.
Wings for the Fleet: A Narrative of Naval Aviation’s Early Development 1910-1916. By Rear Admiral George Van Deurs, USN. Naval Institute Press, Annapolis, 2016. Paperback, well illustrated with b & w photographs.
Reviewed by David Hobbs
Australia’s Argonauts: The Remarkable Story of the First Class to enter the Royal Australian Naval College. By Vice Admiral Peter Jones, RAN (Ret.) Echo Books, West Geelong, 2016.
Reviewed by Dr Gregory P. Gilbert