The Encyclopedia of the World's Warships a technical directory of major fighting ships from 1900 to the present day by Author Hugh Lyon consultant Captain J.E. Moore R.N. Second publishing in 1978. This book has over 300 illustrations. History of warships from WW I through Vietnam. Great stories on ships such as the Rodney, Ark Royal, Yamato, Bismark, and the mighty Missouri. The book is in great condition. Thank You for shopping.