Never-before- published, first-hand accounts of undersea action presented with a summary of torpedo tactics illustrate how a submarine’s crew can hit a target that is determined to avoid being hit. Legendary figures in American submarine history come to life in actual logs of undersea warfare, and in accounts of sailors who were in the van of torpedo tactics development. The technology is explained in detail, offering insight into how American subs have been so successful in their…
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..
ISBN 10 : 9781848322158
ISBN 13 : 1848322151
The torpedo was the greatest single game-changer in the history of naval warfare. For the first time it allowed any small, cheap torpedo-firing vessel Ð and by extension a small, ..
ISBN 10 : 0736827218
ISBN 13 : 9780736827218
Describes the history, development, equipment, and weapons of the Seawolf class submarine...
ISBN 10 : 0898759056
ISBN 13 : 9780898759051
The classic problem of when to depend on lessons learned from previous conflicts and when to employ new tactics and technology always confronts military leaders. At the beginning o..
ISBN 10 : 027101508X
ISBN 13 : 9780271015088
Ultimately, World War II was the first war won by technology, but within only a few weeks after the war began, the U.S. Navy realized its torpedo program was a dismal failure. Subm..
ISBN 10 : 1450062512
ISBN 13 : 9781450062510
The Super Summary of World History Revised is a new and very compact history of the world emphasizing western culture and political processes as of 2010. Mr. Daniel has completely ..
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Describes the accomplishments of the Wahoo, an American submarine, explains some of the innovative tactics it used, and recounts the ship's final patrol..