Cruisers

Some articles on cruisers:

Leander Class Cruiser (1882) - Comments On Design With Hindsight
... were very successful and may be seen as the ancestors of most cruisers for the rest of the century and beyond ... Their general configuration was scaled up to the big First Class cruisers and down to the torpedo cruisers, whilst traces of the protected deck scheme can even be recognised in some sloops." ...
SMS Deutschland (1914) - Service History - World War I
... sailed to the entrance of the Gulf of Finland, under the escort of the light cruisers Augsburg and Magdeburg and three destroyers ... The German flotilla was met by the Russian armored cruisers Admiral Makarov and Gromoboi ... admiral was under the mistaken impression that the German armored cruisers Roon and Prinz Heinrich were on the scene as well, and so he did not attack the German ships ...
SMS Nürnberg (1916) - Service History - Second Battle of Helgoland Bight
... Six British battlecruisers supported a force of light cruisers that attacked the German minesweepers ... Königsberg and the other three cruisers covered the fleeing minesweepers before retreating under a smoke screen ... Nürnberg opened fire on the British cruisers at 0855, at a range of 11 km (6.8 mi) ...
Serendipity 43
... ranged from outright racing yachts while others were modified to be highly competitive racer/cruisers ... Johnson in Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin to be outfitted as luxurious racer/cruisers ... Palmer Johnson was attempting to build these one-design racer/cruisers as a modern alternative to the New York 40, which attempt never succeeded ...