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Tempestuous Genius: The Life of Admiral of the Fleet Lord Fisher  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AlenMiler at Nov. 14, 2016
Tempestuous Genius: The Life of Admiral of the Fleet Lord Fisher

Tempestuous Genius: The Life of Admiral of the Fleet Lord Fisher by Richard Freeman
English | 7 Sept. 2015 | ASIN: B0153NR8NU | 309 Pages | MOBI/EPUB/PDF | 3.84 MB

No man ever made his mark on the Navy the way that Lord Fisher did.

History Channel - History of the Royal Navy (2002)  

Posted by notbanned at Aug. 2, 2015
History Channel - History of the Royal Navy (2002)

History Channel - History of the Royal Navy (2002)
DVDRip | 704x536 | .MKV/AVC @ 2189 Kbps | 4x~43min | Audio: English AC3 192 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: None | 2.92 GiB
Genre: Documentary

This History Channel series, hosted by Prince Andrew, Duke of York, explores the dramatic rise and decline of British naval power over the last 500 years. Since its creation under orders of King Henry VIII, the Royal Navy heralded Britain's emergence as a global superpower, presiding over what was the largest colonial empire in world history. This documentary series explores the evolution of British sea power from wooden galleons and ships-of-the-line, through to ironclad dreadnoughts and modern aircraft carriers. Discover how the Royal Navy was created during the reign of King Henry VIII, travel with Sir Francis Drake aboard his famous ship Golden Hinde in 1577, admire Admiral Nelson's triumph at the Battle of Trafalgar in 1805 and learn why so many illustrious ships were decommissioned at the end of the Falklands War.
Bismarck: The Story Behind the Destruction of the Pride of Hitler's Navy

Bismarck: The Story Behind the Destruction of the Pride of Hitler's Navy by David J Bercuson
English | 25 May 2015 | ISBN: 1845952235, 0712640029, 0091795168 | 400 Pages | EPUB/MOBI/PDF (conv) | 5.08 MB

Late in the morning of 27 May 1941, the German battleship Bismarck was sunk by an overwhelming British armada in a fierce battle that lasted ninety minutes. Admiral Gunther Lutjens, Captain Ernst Lindemann and 2,206 men of her crew were lost, only 115 survived.

Admiral Collingwood: Nelson's Own Hero  

Posted by free4magazines at April 25, 2015
Admiral Collingwood: Nelson's Own Hero

Admiral Collingwood: Nelson's Own Hero
Language: English | EPUB / MOBI | ISBN-10: 029784640X | 2005 | 288 pages | 31 MB / 29 MB

Admiral Lord Collingwood, the eldest son of a Newcastle merchant, went to sea in 1761 at the age of thirteen. In his nearly fifty years in the Navy he rose to become a fine seaman, a master of gunnery, a battle commander the equal of his friend - and rival in love - Nelson. He was also an accomplished writer and wit, a doting father, inveterate gossip and consummate diplomat and strategist.
Rengô kantai shirei chôkan: Yamamoto Isoroku / Admiral Yamamoto (1968)

Rengô kantai shirei chôkan: Yamamoto Isoroku / Admiral Yamamoto (1968)
Japanese | DVDRip | AVI | XviD, 1257 Kbps | 640x272 | 29.970 fps | 1.33 GB
Audio: MP3, 192 Kbps | 2 channels | 48.0 KHz | Runtime: 02:10:28 minutes | Subtitles: English, Spanish (srt)
Genre: Drama, War

As Japan joins in a political pact with Nazi Germany and fascist Italy, Admiral Isoroku Yamamoto is appointed supreme commander of the Japanese fleet. With Japan headed inexorably toward war, Yamamoto, despite his misgivings, believes the only possible victory lies in destroying the American fleet by surprise at Pearl Harbor. The attack succeeds, but fails to sink the American carrier fleet. Thus Yamamoto must lead the Japanese navy into war with ever-diminishing likelihood of success.
Tennessee Patriot: The Naval Career of Vice Admiral William P. Lawrence, U.s. Navy (repost)

W Lawrence, "Tennessee Patriot: The Naval Career of Vice Admiral William P. Lawrence, U.s. Navy"
2007 | ISBN: 159114700X | 230 pages | EPUB | 3,5 MB
Military Intervention in Pre-War Japanese Politics: Admiral Kato Kanji and the 'Washington System' (repost)

Military Intervention in Pre-War Japanese Politics: Admiral Kato Kanji and the 'Washington System' by Ian Gow
English | 2004 | ISBN-10: 0700713158 | PDF | 377 pages | 2,4 MB

This is a study of the impact of inter-war naval arms control policy-making on the domestic politics of Japan, especially the areas of civil-military, inter-military (Army/Navy) and especially intra-military (Navy) relations and on the professional and political career of one leading naval figure, Admiral Kato Kanji (1873-1939).
Tennessee Patriot: The Naval Career of Vice Admiral William P. Lawrence, U.s. Navy

W Lawrence, "Tennessee Patriot: The Naval Career of Vice Admiral William P. Lawrence, U.s. Navy"
2007 | ISBN: 159114700X | 230 pages | EPUB | 3,5 MB
Seapower History Of Naval Warfare 2of6 The Tudor Navy

Seapower History Of Naval Warfare 2of6 The Tudor Navy
DVDrip | 640 x 480 | XviD MPEG-4 1775 Kbps | 01:06 mn | Audio: English AC3 192 kbps, 2 channels | 700 MB
Genre: Documentary

From the ancient times great empires have grown stronger through military expansion and Seapower, traces the rise and use of navies as tools of war.
It is a two-DVD series that begins with the ancient Egyptians and runs through naval development into the modern era.
There is something for almost every military historian here with great descriptions and animations of galley battles, the times of the Spanish Armada, the age of fighting sail and Admiral Horatio Nelson, the first ironclads seen in the Civil War, the development of steel battleships and aircraft carriers, and perhaps the deadliest naval vessel built - the submarine.
Seapower has six broad chapters and within those themes the documentary broadens out to explore major incidents, technological advances and fascinating stories.
Even for someone who knows a lot about naval matters there will be plenty of new information in all of the chapters.
The production values are excellent with great photography, excellent animations and first-class scripting and narration. On top of that there are naval history experts who add an excited interest into proceedings.

Admiral Yamamoto (1968)  

Posted by Someonelse at Nov. 30, 2011
Admiral Yamamoto (1968)

Admiral Yamamoto (1968)
DVD9 Custom | VIDEO_TS | NTSC 16:9 | 02:10:20 | 7,04 Gb
Audio: Japanese AC3 2.0 @ 448 Kbps | Subs: English (added)
Genre: War, Drama | 1 win | Japan

As Japan joins in a political pact with Nazi Germany and fascist Italy, Admiral Isoroku Yamamoto (Toshiro Mifune) is appointed supreme commander of the Japanese fleet. With Japan headed inexorably toward war, Yamamoto, despite his misgivings, believes the only possible victory lies in destroying the American fleet by surprise at Pearl Harbor. The attack succeeds, but fails to sink the American carrier fleet. Thus Yamamoto must lead the Japanese navy into war with ever-diminishing likelihood of success.