University of Hull Press, 1st ed., 1999. 263 pp., 4 figures. Pict. c.c., 21 x 14cm. Some underlining of text o/w FINE. Paper No. 2 in the Maritime Security Studies Programme (Royal Navy Defence Studies). Eighteen authors produced papers for an international conference on Small and Medium Aircraft Carriers at Southampton in 1997. Subjects include Indian carrier experience, Russian carriers, the building of the CHARLES DE GAULLE, the UK’s decision to build new carriers, the future of shipboard aircraft, the regional effect of carriers, etc.