Staff, G. 48 Pag. Rustica. 26×18. Deutschland, Nasau and Helgoland classes. Illustrated by Paul Wright

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In the build-up to World War I, the German Imperial Navy underwent a period of revolutionary change and rapid manufacture. While already possessed of a powerful navy, Spearheaded by the Deutschland class battleships, the introduction of the Royal Navy’s HMS Dreadnought -the first of the all-big-gun warships- sparked
an armas race that saw Germany channel considerable resources into developing a rival to this new type of foe. The Nassau class and, shortly thereafter, the Helgoland class were the first of Germany’s efforts.