Naval Warfare, 1815-1914
This book looks at the transition of wooden sailing fleets to the modern steel navy. It details the technological breakthroughs that brought about this change - steampower, armour, artillery and torpedoes, and looks at their affect on naval strategy and tactics.
Part of the ever-growing and prestigious Warfare and History series, this book is a must for enthusiasts of military history.
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Review: Naval Warfare, 1815-1914 (Warfare and History)User Review - Mark - Goodreads
Good high-level summary overview of an interesting period of naval history. A little dry, but not unduly so. Read full review