When did the first fighting ships sail into battle? What kinds of weapons do warships carry? What is the biggest warship? Find out the answers to all these questions and more in this fascinating introduction to warships. This book goes inside and below the decks of these massive war machines, such as ancient sea battles to modern stealth missions. Includes action-packed comic strips recounting epic sea battles, and intricate cut-away illustrations to reveal the inner workings of warship engines and weaponry. With internet links to exciting websites to find out more.