By Harry W. Dickinson
This quantity presents the 1st finished historical past of schooling and coaching for officials of the Royal army within the eighteenth and 19th centuries. It covers the advance of academic provision, from the 1st 1702 Order in Council appointing schoolmasters to serve in operational warships, to the laying of the basis stone of the current Royal Naval university Dartmouth in 1902. teaching the Royal army 1702-1902 contains the institution of the Royal Navy’s first naval academy, the commissioning of the officer education send HMS Britannia, and the behavior of schooling at sea. It additionally covers the start of upper schooling within the provider with the hole of the Royal Naval university Greenwich, and the supply of technical schooling and coaching for a brand new type of officer, the naval engineer. This ebook can be crucial studying for college kids of naval background and naval schooling, and of a lot curiosity to specialist army schools learning the advance of naval education.