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Name: Head, R G
Role: Author (of NZMI article)
Abstract: Author of article The Battle of Lissa published 1966

Source: New Zealand Marine News 1966 Volume 18 Number 2   Pages 43-48
Title:The Battle of Lissa
Article Abstract:Historical and political background of this naval battle of 1866 between Italy and Austria precedes some account of the engagement. The involvement of "steam driven ironclad warships" was a feature and lessons can be learned about their effectiveness. The article includes a list of the "ironclads" of both sides.

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