RN Aircraft Carriers -- A History by peter dancey
Approx. 15,030 words.
Published on August 29, 2010.
This book traces the evoultion of the aircraft carrier from the early seaplane carriers, the warships with their flying-off platforms, to the first purpose flattops with flight-decks. Rapid WW II development fleet carriers, light fleet carriers, escort vessels, WW II carriers operation, Korean, other conflicts. Jets and the changes they brought. V/STOL the ski-jump,and vessels for the new century