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the U.S. Navy:
A large digital reference work,
complete for this period.
Temporary Auxiliary Ships
of World War I
Ship pages from the U.S. Navy's discontinued
Online Library of Selected Images
with new photos and updates.
From Sail to Steam
Data from the French naval archives.
Now in a book!
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under the U. S.
A major shipslist from The Belgian Shiplover, with updates. Also includes wood and concrete shipbuilding.
U. S. Merchant and
Ship registers, wartime shipbuilding and ship acquisition programs, peacetime cruising ship movements.
Includes lists of the over 5,000 acquired ships and craft that received World War I SP and ID numbers.
Preliminary design drawings by
the Bureau of Construction and Repair
and the Bureau of Ships.
Production history and