U S Aircraft Carriers

Author: Norman Friedman
Publisher: Naval Inst Press
ISBN:
Size: 19.38 MB
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Traces the development of the designs of aircraft carriers from 1917 to the present and examines the role of the carrier in the United States Navy This account of U.S. carrier development, based on the internal files of the U.S. Navy, ...

U S Cruisers

Author: Norman Friedman
Publisher: Naval Inst Press
ISBN:
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What happened to this important warship over the last century is the subject of this book, the only account of the U.S. cruiser development based on internal navy files.

U S Battleships

Author: Norman Friedman
Publisher: US Naval Institute Press
ISBN: 9781591142478
Size: 21.63 MB
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This book covers the development of U.S. battleships, from the Maine and Texas of 1886, through the Montana class of World War II, up to the recommissioned Iowas.

U S Submarines Through 1945

Author: Norman Friedman
Publisher: Naval Inst Press
ISBN:
Size: 62.58 MB
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Each of the volumes is fully illustrated with deck plans, outboard profiles, sketches from major design studies, and numerous detailed photographs. The appendixes contain a wealth of information on ship characteristics and equipment.

British Aircraft Carriers

Author: David Hobbs
Publisher: Seaforth Publishing
ISBN: 1473853699
Size: 50.58 MB
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This book is a meticulously detailed history of British aircraft-carrying ships from the earliest experimental vessels to the Queen Elizabeth class, currently under construction and the largest ships ever built for the Royal Navy.

U S Destroyers

Author: Norman Friedman
Publisher: Naval Institute Press
ISBN: 9781557504425
Size: 29.16 MB
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For two decades Norman Friedman's account of the development of American destroyers has been a standard reference. The revised edition includes the two eventful decades of designs since the Spruance and Perry classes.