Dec 2009: Vol. 8, Issue 3

EDITORIAL

For the Readers of the IJNH: On Professor Hugh Murphy’s Editorial in the Mariners’ Mirror
Dr. Gary E. Weir
Editor

The 2009 U.S. Naval Academy Naval History Symposium Papers
The first installment in the 2009 Symposium collaboration between the IJNH and the USNA History Department.

Searching for Bonhomme Richard, Flagship of John Paul Jones
Alexis Catsambis, Melissa Ryan, George Schwarz

The Spanish Regulations for Shipbuilding (Ordenanzas) of the Seventeenth Century
Francisco Fernández-González
E.T.S. Ingenieros Navales
Universidad Politécnica de Madrid

Shipbuilders to the World: Evolution and Revolution in Spanish and Chilean Shipbuilding from the Cold War to the 21st Century: A Study in International Technology Transfer in the Naval Industries
Larrie D. Ferreiro
Defense Acquisition University

BOOK REVIEWS

David Fairbank White, Bitter Ocean : The Battle of the Atlantic, 1939-1945, Simon & Schuster, 2006.
Review by Kathleen Broome Williams
Cogswell Polytechnical College

Peter Kirsch, Fireship: The Terror Weapon of the Age of Sail, Translated from the German by John Harland, Naval Institute Press, 2009.
Review by Robert Oxley
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University

John Perryman and Brett Mitchell, Australia’s Navy in Vietnam: Royal Australian Navy Operations 1965-72, Topmill Pty Ltd., 2007.
Review by John Darrell Sherwood
Naval History and Heritage Command

Charles R. Kubic and James P. Rife, Bridges to Baghdad : The U.S. Navy Seabees in the Iraq War, Thomas Publications, 2009.
Review by John Darrell Sherwood
Naval History & Heritage Command

Jonathan R. Dull, The Age of the Ship of the Line: The British & French Navies, 1650-1815, University of Nebraska Press, 2009.
Review by Robert Oxley
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University

Edward S. Miller, Bankrupting the Enemy: The U.S. Financial Siege of Japan Before Pearl Harbor, Naval Institute Press, 2007.
Review by Jonathan Reed Winkler
Wright State University

Brian Vale, Cochrane in the Pacific: Fortune and Freedom in Spanish America, I.B. Tauris, 2008.
Review by Professor Charles Steele
Department of History, United States Air Force Academy

Carl LaVO, The Galloping Ghost: The Extraordinary Life of Submarine Legend Eugene Fluckey, Naval Institute Press, 2007.
Review by Kathleen Broome Williams
Cogswell Polytechnical College

THE HISTORY OF OCEANOGRAPHY NEWSLETTER

September 2008, Number 20
Edited by Professor Eric Mills,
Dalhousie University
Canada

Prepared in Association with
The International Union of the History and Philosophy of Science
Division of the History of Science
Commission of the History of Oceanography

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