The submarine peril: the Admiralty policy in 1917 by J. R. Jellicoe| University of Oxford

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Appreciation of the submarine war by Earl Jellicoe, First Sea Lord 1916-1917.

Facing the Menace: p. 1
Measures Taken Early in 1917 for Protection of Trade and Action Against Submarines: p. 10
British Naval Policy: p. 19
Appendix to Chapter III. A few remarks on the main naval strategy of the war. By Admiral Sir Doveton Sturdee: p. 25
Offensive Action Against Submarines: p. 35
Other Natures of, or Suggestions for, Offensive Action: p. 60
Naval Co-operation with the United States: p. 70
Attach on Submarine Bases: p. 83
The Convoy System: p. 96
The Effect of the Introduction of Unrestricted Submarine Warfare: p. 121
Convoy Organization: p. 142
Development of the Convoy System: p. 156
Mines and Mine-Sweeping: p. 175
A General Survey: p. 180
Appendix: p. 186
Index: p. 229

London etc.: Cassell and Co. Ltd., 1934

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Richard Marshall is studying for a doctorate in the literature of ancient Rome at Wadham College, Oxford, and is a tutor for Ancient History at St Benet’s Hall. In addition to Classics, he has a long-standing interest in the tactics and material culture of the British Army, especially of the period spanned by the Cardwell Reforms and First World War. He has a large collection of original uniform and equipment items used for teaching and research purposes, and is currently exploring the evolution of British military clothing and accoutrements in response to changes in fashion and warfare for eventual publication. He previously worked as a cataloguer for the Oxford University Great War Archive.
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