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Submarine!

Edward Latimer Beach

Submarine!

by Edward Latimer Beach

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Published by Naval Institute Press in Annapolis, Md .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Beach, Edward L. -- 1918-2002,
  • United States. -- Navy -- Officers -- Biography,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives, American,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval operations, American,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval operations -- Submarine

  • Edition Notes

    Originally published: New York : Holt, 1952.

    StatementEdward L. Beach.
    GenrePersonal narratives, American
    SeriesBluejacket books
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD811.B39 A3 2003
    The Physical Object
    Pagination301 p. ;
    Number of Pages301
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24042283M
    ISBN 101591140587
    LC Control Number2002075389
    OCLC/WorldCa50041046

    A fascinating personal memoir of underwater combat in World War II, told by a man who played a major role in those dangerous operations. Frank and beautifully written, this book will be of lasting value as a submarine history by an expert and as an enduring military and political analysis. Submarine history illustrated from to There is no evidence that Italian GIOVANNI BORELLI ever built a submarine, but this illustration continues to appear in books and magazines – in several variations – as if were a real boat, sometimes erroneously linked with Drebbel's or Symons's (below, ) efforts.

    Up periscope! with America's favorite armchair technowarrior, who here, with the cooperation of the Navy, takes readers deeper than they've ever gone inside a nuclear submarine. Clancy's fascination with underseas combat dates back at least as far as his debut novel, the sub-set The Hunt for Red October, and you can sense his pride and excitement as&#;after a brief but well-informed survey. COVID The Museum is Closed. However, we are processing and shipping online orders!

    Submarine, any naval vessel that is capable of propelling itself beneath the water as well as on the water’s is a unique capability among warships, and submarines are quite different in design and appearance from surface ships. Submarines first became a major factor in naval warfare during World War I (–18), when Germany employed them to destroy surface merchant vessels.   Joe Dunthorne was born and brought up in Swansea. He is the author of Submarine, which has been translated into fifteen languages and made into an acclaimed film directed by Richard Ayoade, and Wild Abandon, which won the Encore Award.A collection of his poetry is published as Faber New Poets Dunthorne lives in London and The Adulterants is his third novel/5().


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