Where the Fleet Begins: A History of the David Taylor Research Center, 1898-1998

Where the Fleet Begins: A History of the David Taylor Research Center, 1898-1998 : A History of the David Taylor Research Center, 1898-1998

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Traces the modern research and development center from its dual origin when David Taylor and George Melville brought science and technology to the emerging steam-driven steel fleet, through a full century of modernization and several reorganizations. Details the constant work to transform vision into reality, and to keep innovation flowing from cutting-edge science and technology into the Navy's ships and submarines.
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  • Hardback | 661 pages
  • 190.5 x 269.2 x 58.4mm | 1,587.59g
  • Washington, DC, United States
  • English
  • 0160494427
  • 9780160494420

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