Aircraft and Submarines The Story of the Invention, Development, and Present-Day Uses of War's Newest Weapons
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Aircraft and Submarines The Story of the Invention, Development, and Present-Day Uses of War's Newest Weapons

By Willis J. (Willis John) Abbot
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  • Aircraft and Submarines The Story of the Invention, Development, and Present-Day Uses of War's Newest Weapons
    • Willis J. Abbot Author of "The Story of Our Army," "The Story of Our Navy," "The Nations at War"
    • PREFACE
    • CONTENTS
    • ILLUSTRATIONS
    • THE CONQUEST OF THE AIR
    • CHAPTER I INTRODUCTORY
    • CHAPTER II THE EARLIEST FLYING MEN
    • CHAPTER III THE SERVICES OF SANTOS-DUMONT
    • CHAPTER IV THE COUNT VON ZEPPELIN
    • CHAPTER V THE DEVELOPMENT OF THE AIRPLANE
    • CHAPTER VI THE TRAINING OF THE AVIATOR
    • CHAPTER VII SOME METHODS OF THE WAR IN THE AIR
    • CHAPTER VIII INCIDENTS OF THE WAR IN THE AIR
    • CHAPTER IX THE UNITED STATES AT WAR
    • CHAPTER X SOME FEATURES OF AËRIAL WARFARE
    • THE SUBMARINE BOAT
    • CHAPTER XI BEGINNINGS OF SUBMARINE INVENTION
    • CHAPTER XII THE COMING OF STEAM AND ELECTRICITY
    • CHAPTER XIII JOHN P. HOLLAND AND SIMON LAKE
    • CHAPTER XIV THE MODERN SUBMARINE
    • CHAPTER XV ABOARD A SUBMARINE
    • CHAPTER XVI SUBMARINE WARFARE
    • CHAPTER XVII THE FUTURE OF THE SUBMARINE
    • INDEX
  • A Selection from the Catalogue of G. P. PUTNAM'S SONS
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