Fighters over the Fleet, naval air power from biplanes to the cold war
by Norman Friedman
Seaforth Publishing, 2016.
a detailed and authoritative study of the development of naval fighter cover, based largely on documentary sources and including technology, tactics and operations.
Former Naval Person, Winston Churchill and the Royal Navy
by Sir Peter Gretton
Churchill’s relations with the navy over half a century
Grand Fleet, warship design and development 1906-1922
by David K. Brown
Chatham Publishing Group 1999
an important work on warship design in the first two decades of the 20th century
Heraldry in the Royal Navy, crests and badges of H.M.Ships
by Alfred E. Weightman
Aldershot, Gale & Polden, 1957
a standard work, illustrating and describing over 400 crests and badges, with brief histories of the ships
History of the Naval Weapons Center, China Lake, California
Christman, Albert B.
Washington, Naval History Division, 1971
Influence of Sea Power on the History of the British People
[the Lees Knowles lectures on military history for 1947]
by Admiral Sir W.M. James
Cambridge University Press, 1948.
Mine Warfare Vessels of the Royal Navy, 1908 to date – M.P. Cocker