U S Aircraft Carriers

Author: Norman Friedman
Publisher: Naval Inst Press
ISBN:
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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 Aircraft Carriers

Author: Norman Friedman
Publisher: Naval Institute Press
ISBN: 9780870217395
Size: 40.88 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, ...

Aircraft Carriers

Author: Paul E. Fontenoy
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 185109573X
Size: 58.99 MB
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This vivid volume describes the fascinating history of aircraft carriers, first deployed successfully in World War I by the Imperial Russian Navy, and indispensable to the Allied victory in World War II, now the strategic centerpiece of the ...

U S Amphibious Ships And Craft

Author: Norman Friedman
Publisher: Naval Inst Press
ISBN:
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For example, the book offers the first comprehensive and fully illustrated account of abortive attempts in the 1960s and beyond to build new fire support ships (LFS).

U S Destroyers

Author: Norman Friedman
Publisher: Naval Institute Press
ISBN: 9781557504425
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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.

U S Submarines Through 1945

Author: Norman Friedman
Publisher: Naval Inst Press
ISBN:
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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.

Naval Anti Aircraft Guns And Gunnery

Author: Norman Friedman
Publisher: Seaforth Publishing
ISBN: 1848321775
Size: 75.45 MB
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This book does for naval anti-aircraft defence what the author's Naval Firepower did for surface gunnery _ÛÒ it makes a highly complex but historically crucial subject accessible to the layman.

British Aircraft Carriers

Author: David Hobbs
Publisher: Seaforth Publishing
ISBN: 1473853699
Size: 47.25 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.