Actually this ship was built, a conversion of the liner Roma, the Aquila, was all but finished conversion, but with Italy's surrender in September 1943, the ship was captured in Genoa by German troops, was bombed by the RAF in 1944 and was sunk by British Chariots in 1945. After the war the wreck wa...
An interesting concept to be sure, a small navy against a world wide empire. But two wars in one year "Franco-Merina War of 1887 and 1887..."?
especially later "Franco-Merina War of 1887 and 1888."
Very nice ships drawing, this thread is one to look out for more.