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Cooperation Under Fire

Pub Date : 2013-09-20 | Author : Jeffrey W. Legro | Publisher : Cornell University Press

ISBN 10 : 9780801469909
ISBN 13 : 0801469902

Why do nations cooperate even as they try to destroy each other? Jeffrey Legro explores this question in the context of World War II, the "total" war that in fact wasn't. During th..

Submarine Torpedo Tactics

Pub Date : 2014-11-19 | Author : Edward Monroe Jones | Publisher : McFarland

ISBN 10 : 9781476617589
ISBN 13 : 1476617589

Never-before-published, firsthand accounts of under-sea action presented with a summary of torpedo tactics illustrate how a submarine’s crew can hit a target trying to avoid bein..

Us Submarines 1941 45

Pub Date : 2012-02-20 | Author : Jim Christley | Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing

ISBN 10 : 9781780964676
ISBN 13 : 1780964676

Naval warfare in the Pacific changed completely with the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor in 1941. The strategic emphasis shifted from battleships to much more lethal, far-ranging w..

Healing The Wounded Giant

Pub Date : 2013-05-09 | Author : Michael E. O'Hanlon | Publisher : Brookings Institution Press

ISBN 10 : 9780815724865
ISBN 13 : 0815724861

President Barack Obama survived a tenuous economy and a toxic political environment to win re-election in 2012, but the bitter partisan divide in Washington survived as well. So di..

Modeling A Ship S Ferromagnetic Signatures

Pub Date : 2007 | Author : John J. Holmes | Publisher : Morgan & Claypool Publishers

ISBN 10 : 9781598292503
ISBN 13 : 1598292501

Ferromagnetic models of ships and submarines that predict or reproduce their magnetic signatures have found applications in the development of both offensive and defensive military..