River-class Frigates and The Battle of the Atlantic: A Technical and Social History :: Brian Lavery soon to be presented for sale on the outstanding BookLovers of Bath web site!
London: National Maritime Museum, 2006, Paperback.
Contains: Black & white photographs; Facsimiles; Diagrams; Maps; Cutaways;
From the cover: This in-depth study begins by looking at the ships available to Churchill and the Admiralty at the start of the war, including the Flower-class Twin-screw Corvette. Brian Lavery explains why the River-class became necessary; the key people involved in its design, and highlights the pressures and lime constraints under which the plans were developed. Using his extensive knowledge of shipyards and shipbuilding, Lavery brings great depth and i…
256 pages. Index. Trade Paperback (9″ x 6¼”).
Of course, if you don’t like this one, may I charm you with my array of books shown in my Military Naval catalogue?