Author Results for Gary E. Weir

Naval Strategy and Industrial Mobilisation at the Twelfth Hour: the Scheer Programme of 1918

By Gary E. Weir

Von Tirpitz, politician and shipbuilder, had an extraordinary impact on German naval thinking. He became the architect of the High Seas Fleet and his strategic ideas took on the nature of holy writ within the naval service. He did not, however, support the research and development of the submarine and Germany started the war with […] Read More

Filed under: WW1 | North Sea | Jutland
Subjects include: Battles & Tactics | Strategy & Diplomacy