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US HEAVY CRUISERS IN ACTION, PART 2: The lone Wichita, the Baltimores, and the Alaska-class large cruisers take the war to the Axis. Includes post war missile conversions, service in Korea & Vietnam.
This book features action photos and narrative to describe World War II US Navy Heavy Cruisers of the Wichita, Baltimore, Oregon City, and Alaska Classes; plus the post-WWII modernizations of the Boston and Albany Guided Missile Cruisers and the Northanmpton Communications Command ships. Important ship's specifications are included, plus detailed photos of weapons and sensor systems. US Heavy Cruisers, Pt 2 (SC). The lone Wichita, the Baltimores, and the Alaska-class large cruisers take the war to the Axis. Includes post war missile conversions, service in Korea & Vietnam. 106 B&W photos, over 45 dwgs, 9 full color profiles. 50 pgs A center-fold includes full color plates of each class, showing various paint schemes and configurations. Soft cover. 49 pages. 100+ photos.