4: Treaty Cruisers

Description

After the Washington Naval Treaty came into effect many navies around the world raced to build a new class of cruisers that fit within the guidelines specified by the treaty. It was a challenge and the results were not always great.

Sources

  • Treaty Cruisers: The First International Warship Building Competition by Leo Marriot
  • Warships After Washington: The Development of the Five Major Fleets 1922-1930 by John Jordan

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