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2 edition of Russian naval terminology found in the catalog.

Russian naval terminology

Defense Language Institute (U.S.). West Coast Branch.

Russian naval terminology

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by Defense Language Institute (U.S.). West Coast Branch.

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Published by Presidio of Monterey, Calif. in [S.l.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Russian language -- Conversation and phrase books (for seamen),
  • Seamanship -- Terminology.

  • Edition Notes

    Russian and English.

    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPG2121 .U55
    The Physical Object
    Paginationii, 126 p.
    Number of Pages126
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5965516M
    LC Control Number65062529
    OCLC/WorldCa14997861

    Russia Russia Russia Russian Revolution, Civil War and USSR Russia to the present. Other Sources for Russian History. Russian Sources by Topic. Russian Legal and Governmental Documents. Russian Regional, Local and Family History Sources. Other Collections Relevant to Russian History. In this future setting mankind transposed modern nautical and naval terminology to their spacefaring starships. She is cagey about the terminology, though, and doesn't use it in the book. Another weakness of the book is the absence of a section to familiarize nonexpert readers with molecular terminology.

    List of initialisms, acronyms ("words made from parts of other words, pronounceable"), and other abbreviations used by the government and the military of the United States. Note that this list is intended to be specific to the United States government and military—other nations will have their own acronyms.   Longtime friend of Tom Clancy and co-author of Red Storm Rising—the bestseller about a full-blown war between the Soviet Union and NATO—Larry Bond .

      Naval method of indicating the time of day aboard ship, usually over the 1MC. One bell corresponds to 30 minutes past the hour. Bells will only be rung as a single strike, or a closely spaced double strike, with a maximum of eight bells (4 sets of 2). Bells repeat themselves every 4 hours. For example 2 sets of 2 bells, followed by a single bell. Since a direct relationship exists between naval architecture and the corresponging terminology, to better understand the evolution of the respective terminology, a brief historical view is essential at this point. 2. A Brief History of English Naval Architecture Terms The history of File Size: KB.


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Russian naval terminology by Defense Language Institute (U.S.). West Coast Branch. Download PDF EPUB FB2

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