BLIMPS & U-BOATS: U. S. NAVY AIRSHIPS IN THE BATTLE OF THE ATLANTIC
Vaeth, J. Gordon


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Place Published: Annapolis, MD
Publisher: Naval Institute Press
Date Published: 1992

Description: 205 pp; compelling story of the U. S. Navy's lighter-than-air craft; covering every aspect of the blimp's wartime efforts; from its construction, perfomrance in various kinds of weather, piloting and navigation, tactics, submarine detection gear, armament, problems etc. Alllso discussed are numerous incidents such as the historic running gun battle between K-74 and U-boat U-134. Profusley illustrated with b & w photos and highly detailed line drawings; appendicies, etc.

Binding: Hardcover
Condition: As New
ISBN: 1557508763

Book Id: 70111

Price: $59.97

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