THE INTRODUCTION OF THE IRONCLAD WARSHIP.
Baxter, James Phinney
Cambridge: Harvard Univ. Press, 1933. First edition 398 p., 7 illus., faded spine, top edge gilt.. Very Good + Hardcover (Item ID: 002873)
Based on materials in the British, French and American naval archives. From the revolution in naval ordnance and the first unarmoured iron warships to the ironclads of the Civil War.