WWI Prototypes Marked Origin of Littoral Combat Ship

Winkler, David F.
February 2004
Sea Power;Feb2004, Vol. 47 Issue 2, p45
Focuses on the development of the Littoral Combat Ship by the U.S. Navy. Requirements for the development of the craft; Major problems confronting allied naval commanders during World War I; Proposal for a ferryboat to carry seaplanes to within striking distance.


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