Where the Fleet Begins: A History of the David Taylor Research Center, 1898-1998 : A History of the David Taylor Research Center, 1898-1998
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.
- Hardback | 661 pages
- 190.5 x 269.2 x 58.4mm | 1,587.59g
- 01 Oct 1998
- Government Printing Office
- Washington, DC, United States