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The Resource Silent killers : submarines and underwater warfare, James P. Delgado ; with a foreword by Clive Cussler

Silent killers : submarines and underwater warfare, James P. Delgado ; with a foreword by Clive Cussler

Label
Silent killers : submarines and underwater warfare
Title
Silent killers
Title remainder
submarines and underwater warfare
Statement of responsibility
James P. Delgado ; with a foreword by Clive Cussler
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"... examines the history and development of the submarine and its role in naval warfare, from the first experiments with submersible craft to the development of the modern nuclear submarine"--Jacket
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Delgado, James P
Dewey number
359.9309
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Submarine warfare
  • Submarines (Ships)
  • Submarines (Ships)
Label
Silent killers : submarines and underwater warfare, James P. Delgado ; with a foreword by Clive Cussler
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 248-259) and index
Contents
Beginnings -- "Sub marine explorers" : would-be warriors -- Uncivil warriors -- Missing links -- Later 19th century submarines -- Transition to a new century -- Early 20th century submarines -- World War I -- Submarines between the wars -- World War II : the success of the submarine -- Postwar innovations : the rise of atomic power -- The ultimate deterrent : the role of the submarine in the modern era -- Memorializing the submarine
Control code
sky239067685
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
264 p.
Isbn
9781849083652
Note
Woods copy is a Memorial/Honor Book.
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
Label
Silent killers : submarines and underwater warfare, James P. Delgado ; with a foreword by Clive Cussler
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 248-259) and index
Contents
Beginnings -- "Sub marine explorers" : would-be warriors -- Uncivil warriors -- Missing links -- Later 19th century submarines -- Transition to a new century -- Early 20th century submarines -- World War I -- Submarines between the wars -- World War II : the success of the submarine -- Postwar innovations : the rise of atomic power -- The ultimate deterrent : the role of the submarine in the modern era -- Memorializing the submarine
Control code
sky239067685
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
264 p.
Isbn
9781849083652
Note
Woods copy is a Memorial/Honor Book.
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)

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