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AMERICAN BATTLESHIPS: A Pictorial History of BB-1 to BB-71. A compact operational history of Navy battleship action from the Spanish American War through to Operation Desert Storm, plus Ship Data Sheets for every battleship.
AMERICAN BATTLESHIPS: A Pictorial History of BB-1 to BB-71.
This exceptional pictorial history is very well researched and is an important addition to any naval historian's library. It begins with a compact operational history of all United States Navy battleship action from the Spanish American War through to Operation Desert Storm. It then provides Individual Ship Data Sheets for every battleship from the prototype USS Maine to BB-71, Louisiana, which was never actually built. For each ship there are 1 to 3 pages of data and photos, and the contents include physical characteristics, weapons systems, propulsion plant data, operational history highlights, and final disposition. Softcover.