Bibliography - Suggestions on British Naval History

It is possible to buy literal tonnes of books on the First World War Royal Navy, many of which are well worth reading. It might be useful to have a couple of places to start:

If you are interested in a detailed, technical, description of British warships, then the series by David K. Brown, former Deputy Chief Naval Architect of the Royal Corps of Naval Constructors is a key source:

There was one climatic battle during the dreadnought era: Jutland, 31 May 1916. Inconclusive but bloody just the same. A good introduction, if you can find it, is:

Once you get a grasp of the Jutland essentials, there are two good recent analyses:

Last Updated: 21 November, 1999

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