A battleship is a large protection warship with a main battery consisting of large caliber guns. However, It dominated naval warfare in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Moreover, The term battleship came into use in the late 1880s to describe a type of iron clad warship.
In addition, In 1906, the define of HMS Dreadnought into the United Kingdom’s Royal Navy. On the other hand, Subsequent battleship designs, affect by HMS Dreadnought, were referred to as “dreadnoughts”. Eventually became obsolete as dreadnoughts became the only type of battleship in common use.
Battleships were a symbol of naval rules and national might, and for decades the battleship. Nevertheless, A global arms race in battleship construction began in Europe in the 1890s. Most importantly, the launch of Dreadnought in 1906 commenced a new naval arms race.
In conclusion, Battle of Tsushima in 1905, outcome of which significantly influenced the design of HMS Dreadnought.
As a result, Battle of Jutland in 1916, during the First World War. Meanwhile, The Naval Treaties of the 1920s and 1930s limited the number of battleships. Therefore, Both the Allied and Axis powers built battleships during World War II. After that, The value of the battleship has been questioned, even during their heyday.