The Groundwork of Practical Naval Gunnery
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The United States Naval Institute, Annapolis MD.
Red cloth boards.
Boards are generally worn, with some staining and fading. Hinges a little weak, but binding secure. Printed pages and various fold out tables remain in good and largely unmarked condition. Previous owners name on flyleaf, dated 1922.
Second edition 1917.
This practical manual contains diagrams, tables, formulae and equations throughout, Several fold out pages and a little tag indicating the index to problems appendix. Pocket at the back containing a probability table card.
Written by a Professor of Mathematics of the US Navy. Subtitled "A Study of the Principles and Practice of Exterior Ballistics, as Applied to Naval Gunnery, and of the Computation and Use of Ballistic and Range Tables."