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RIVER CLASS FRIGATES

by Brian Lavery

  • 24 Want to read
  • 3 Currently reading

Published by National Maritime Museum .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Battles & campaigns,
  • Maritime history,
  • Ships & shipping: general interest,
  • World history: Second World War,
  • Second World War, 1939-1945,
  • Military - Naval,
  • Military - Other,
  • Military - World War II,
  • History / Military / World War II,
  • History - Military / War

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages234
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8473887M
    ISBN 100948065737
    ISBN 109780948065736

    Buy River-class Frigates and the Battle of the Atlantic: A Technical and Social History 1st Edition by Brian Lavery (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(13). RIVER-CLASS FRIGATES AND THE BATTLE OF THE ATLANTIC. by Brian Lavery. Published by National Maritime Museum. 1st. Very good condition. A Technical and Social History. Card wraps. B/w plans. Small nick to top of spine; a little bumping. ISBN: Stock no. Price £ Located at: Stella Books, Tintern.

    / Book Re River Class Frigates Of The RN / RCN / RAN. Afv Club 1/ Knox Class Frigate FF Robert E. More Items From eBay UK. Indian States - Cochin Range Of Mint/unused (16) FALKLAND Is. K.G.V. 4d FINE USED. GB SURREY Pre-Stamp Entire Letter ESHER Horseshoe Handstamp To Bags. Light wear to edges else fine. History of HMAS Condamine, a modified River class Frigate - from commissioning on to decommissioning on Includes service in the Korean War. Scarce. Because of continuing uncertainties regarding international postal services, this book is not available for orders outside Australia.

    Loch class frigates were an improved River class using prefabricated modular construction techniques similar to those employed for U-boat construction at about the same time. Loch Arkaig and Loch Tralaig were turbine engined. All ships of the Loch class. Royal Canadian Navy. Image result for river class frigates. Boat River Image Boating Boats Rivers. More information Saved by Mallory. 1. Reading Now That History Book You Own Is Wrong: #Japan Could Have Won World War II #bestbook A disconsolate adversary, or one who balks at the costs of war, is a pliant adversary.


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An excellent referance book on the River Class Friagte, it is well written book by Brain Lavery, who has written many great books. This is an all in one book on a single class of Naval Ship. I do wish it had more drawings and tech is still outstanding/5(3).

Examining the largely overlooked history of River-class frigates, this comprehensive, groundbreaking study seeks to reinstate the reputation of these important ships and the role they played in the Second World War. With attention to detail and painstaking research, the book draws on evidence from /5(6).

River class frigates generally replaced the old Town and V&W class destroyers which had been assigned to ocean escort groups. Ten River class frigates were built for the United States in Canada.

Two were commissioned in as USS Asheville (PF-1) and USS Natchez (PF-2), they were armed with U.S.N. pattern 3"/50 AA guns. 45 rows  A River-class frigate, HMAS Macquarie (K) circa The River class was a ship class.

Media in category "River class frigates" The following files are in this category, out of total. A British 'river' Class Corvette - First Picture. 24 Februarythe First Photograph of a British 'river' Class Corvette To Be Issued For ce of: ship class.

An excellent referance book on the River Class Friagte, it is well written book by Brain Lavery, who has written many great books.

This is an all in one book on a single class of Naval Ship. I do wish it had more drawings and tech is still outstanding/5(7). An excellent referance book on the River Class Friagte, it is well written book by Brain Lavery, who has written many great books.

This is an all in one book on a single class of Naval Ship. I do wish it had more drawings and tech is still outstanding/5. Get this from a library. River-class frigates and the Battle of the Atlantic: a technical and social history.

[Brian Lavery] -- "An in-depth study of the River-class Frigate, its design, construction, weapons, crew and actions during the Battle of the Atlantic the author draws on previously unpublished ship plans. River-Class Frigates by Ken MacPherson,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(2).

Buy River-class Frigates and the Battle of the Atlantic, Oxfam, Lavery, Brian, Books, History. Examining the largely overlooked history of River-class frigates, this comprehensive, groundbreaking study seeks to reinstate the reputation of these important ships and the role they played in the Second World War.

With attention to detail and painstaking research, the book draws on evidence from ship plans, naval documents, and eyewitness accounts to present a complete and exhaustive study 4/5(1). River-Class Frigates is a unique in-depth study of this vitally important class of frigates, and the first book of this type to be issued by National Maritime Museum Publishing.

In his brand-new assessment, Brian Lavery, Curator Emeritus at the National Maritime Museum, seeks to reinstate the reputation of these extraordinary ships. I would like to submit a suggestion for the River Class frigate to be added to the British naval line, serving as a mid-way between the Flower class corvette (or I_am_bobs suggestion for the Castle class) and the destroyers.

HMS Nadder (original. Prior to getting underway for the first time, it was necessary to take certain ship handling characteristics peculiar to the Knox-class ships into account.A very valuable resource was a book entitled Ship Handling the DE was written by Cdr. S.D. Landersman, the commissioning commanding officer of USS Hepburn (DE ), under whom I had served as a department head aboard USS.

" River-class Frigates and the Battle of the Atlantic: A Technical and Social History. Author:Brian Lavery. Book Binding:Paperback / softback.

Book Condition:VERYGOOD. Year Published:N/A. World of Books USA was founded in " See all. HMS Bann - River Class Frigate. Mark Walters FCCA Member. Member. There is a book specifically on the River Class Frigates by Brian Lavery although it is out of print and quite expensive now.

It is also very technical and does not provide crew histories of specific ships https. Stuart became the first of the River class to be homeported to HMAS Stirling in Western Australia, in January Later Swan was based there from Decemberthen Derwent from January, and finally, Torrens from September The end of the River class era in the RAN began with the decommissioning of Yarra on 22 November Six.

Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for River-class Frigates and the Battle of the Atlantic: A Technical and Social History at Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users/5. Monsarrat never wrote a book called Three Frigates, you may be thinking of H.M.

Frigate which was based on his time aboard two frigates. The second ship in the book was indeed supposed to be a River Class Frigate although the description is confusing. The ship in the film though is definately a Castle Class Corvette and was actually the real.

River class frigates of the Royal Australian Navy: a story of the ships built in Australia / by Vince Fazio Slipway Publications Marayong, N.S.W Australian/Harvard Citation.

Fazio, Vince.River class frigates of the Royal Australian Navy: a story of the ships built in Australia / by Vince Fazio Slipway Publications Marayong, N.S.W. More about the Frigate River-class frigate.

The Frigate River-class-page contains all related products, articles, books, walkarounds and plastic scale modeling projects dedicated to this ship. This topic is categorised under: Ships» Frigates» Frigate River-class.

Join us. The River class frigates were by this stage re-categorised as destroyer escorts. As well as serving in the warship role, the River class destroyer escorts have served as diplomats.

Derwent, in company with HMAS Brisbane, took part in the first bilateral naval exercises with Indonesia, whilst some of her sister ships visited China as well as.A quick study of the photos in the book "Frigates in the RCN" by Ken Macpherson, reveals that La Hulloise was wearing pendant by July and Antigonish was sporting inboth as River class configurations and all three wearing the Maple Leaf on the funnel.