A Biographical Dictionary of the Twentieth Century Royal Navy: Volume 1 Admirals of the Fleet and Admirals, Alastair Wilson .
The start of a large project to produce a dictionary of 20th Century
British Naval Biography, starting with Admirals and Admirals of the
Fleet. Split into two, with the biographies in pdf form on CD and a
printed volume to explain the format and contents of the biography.
This is a very useful reference work in its own right – it'll certainly
be of great use for me as I try and track down some of the more
obscure wartime admirals – and the complete series will be a very
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