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The Bluejackets" manual

The Bluejackets" manual

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Published by U.S. Naval Institute in Annapolis, Md .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States,
  • United States. Navy,
  • Military life,
  • Seamen"s handbook,
  • Handbooks, manuals

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsV113 .B55 1950
    The Physical Object
    Pagination828 p. :
    Number of Pages828
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24965743M
    OCLC/WorldCa3032167

    That was the edition published in which glowingly talked about the Los Angeles Class and Ohio class boats. This unassuming book is now one of my most prized possessions. The complex schemes The Bluejackets manual book which everything is painted. It means that when you report the duty finished your report may be accepted without an inspection and your senior feel that the duty has been done and everything finished as well and as thoroughly as it would have been done, had he been there personally. Not only tie knots but the use, splicing, care, repair, and construction of every kind of rope, wire rope, and chain up to truly massive anchor chains. The bulk of these were novels, museum books from her travels, and there was also a collection of Shakespeare.

    The bulk of these were novels, museum books from her travels, and there was also a collection of Shakespeare. The sense of duty is feeling that impels you do these things not because you have to do them, but because it is your duty to do them. Amid the tens of thousands of facts were little tidbits that stick out in my memory. That was the edition published in which glowingly talked about the Los Angeles Class and Ohio class boats.

    The edition clearly states 2nd edition. Ridley McLean first The Bluejackets manual book this "sailor's bible," he described it as a manual for every person in the naval service. This item will be shipped through the Global Shipping Program and includes international tracking. Live up to the standard, and you will find that those under you will be more inclined to do likewise. Not only must you be expert in your specialty and be able to instruct others in that specialty; but in addition to this, do not for a moment forget the military side of your life. Fight fires of a truly terrifying nature, up to and including open tanks of burning fuel oil inside a confined space.


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The Bluejackets" manual Download PDF Ebook

One book in particular really stunned me while I was going through the The Bluejackets manual book. If the chief petty officers are thorough, respectful, and have a high sense of duty, the tone of the whole ship will follow.

Seaman is a rank, so not good as a general term. Keep yourself fully informed, and be ready to impart your The Bluejackets manual book and skill to your subordinates. Chief petty officers of each branch should therefore make a point of studying the subjects which relate to their particular specialty and should study them from the reference books mentioned.

For example, if you happen to be a chief machinist's mate, there is no reason why you should not be able to march a squad of men in a military manner, halt them, and face them smartly. Do your work from a sense of duty. It is all down somewhere in black and white.

God Rest their souls. An officer knows no greater pleasure than that of being able to give an unqualified recommendation to a man who has served under him. The Navy was gearing up for the conflict it hoped to never fight.

Comply strictly with the formalities of military life and require the same of your juniors. Because you may be a chief yeoman, there is no reason why you should neglect boat etiquette, or neglect to salute your seniors.

A very good condition book has the covers fully intact, a solid binding, reasonably clean exterior, no loose, torn or missing pages, no markings other than a previous owners name and perhaps military details inside the front or rear cover.

Hundreds of ships, thousands of aircraft, hundreds of thousands of people, and an annual budget in the billions of dollars go together to make the U.

The Bluejacket's Manual

Instead of merely doing what your immediate petty officer told you to do, you The Bluejackets manual book a petty officer, had a larger field and performed your duty not by your own labor, but by directing a group of men under you; and such was your status whether you were engaged in The Bluejackets manual book ship, painting ship, coaling ship or drilling.

Squid is a term of derision used by other military branches. Shipping and handling The seller has not specified a shipping method to Germany. Service, aim, repair, and fire everything from a pistol to bag guns. You have the standard; live up to it, whether you are on independent duty, or on duty under officers; whether you are unobserved, or directly under the eye of your seniors.

Bag guns are battleship turret guns that use powder in bags, by the way. Once I received it The Bluejackets manual book my father--who did an amazing job packing everything off to everyone by himself--I set myself the task of reading it.

If, for any reason, you find that you cannot carry out your orders in every detail, report any part of the order you were unable to carry out and why you were unable to carry it out. Let Officers Judge Your Proficiency.

If, for example, they see that you are careless about your uniform or about saluting, regardless of the amount of instruction they may have received, their standard is lowered.

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Innuclear submarines were the main topic. Learn more Return policy Return policy details Seller does not offer returns.Jan 25,  · For well over a century, this venerable book has been a mandatory part of every Sailor's sea bag.

When it first appeared inthere were instructions on rowing and sailing, "sighting telescopes," and "wig-wag" code, all subjects of importance to the Bluejackets of the day. The Columbus Blue Jackets Book Jackets program presented by Ohio's Plan is a reading incentive program that uses the excitement of the Columbus Blue Jackets to encourage students in grades K rows · The apostrophe in Bluejackets has moved at various times.

The latest edition is The .Buy The Bluejackets' manual. by Pdf McLean, United States Naval Institute, United States. Navy online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 0 edition - starting at $ Shop now.The Bluejacket's Manual has been a staple book of US Navy seamanship for the last century.

I'm pre-Recruit Training, but knowing your trade before you're supposed to has never hurt anybody. The hardback version is perfect for the mantle of any sailor past or present Cited by: 4.Ebook 15,  · From the days of oars and coal-fired engines to the ebook era of the 21st century, The Bluejacket’s Manual has been an essential part of the American Sailor’s sea bag for over one hundred years, serving as an introduction to the Navy for new recruits and as /5.