Hidden Warships: Finding World war Ii'S Abandoned, Sunk, and Preserved Warships download free [PDF and Ebook] by Nicholas A. Veronico

Hidden Warships: Finding World war Ii'S Abandoned, Sunk, and Preserved Warships download free [PDF and Ebook] by Nicholas A. Veronico year 2015
  • Book name: Hidden Warships: Finding World war Ii'S Abandoned, Sunk, and Preserved Warships
  • Author: Nicholas A. Veronico
  • Release date: 2015/5/1
  • Publisher: MOTORBOOKS INTERNATIONAL
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Technology and Engineering
  • ISBN: 9780760347560
  • Rating: 7.45 of 10
  • Votes: 223
  • Review by: Maddox Chau
  • Review rating: 7.13 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/9/3
  • Total pages: 256
  • Includes a PDF summary of 25 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: As close as you can get to the world's warship wrecks without getting your feet wet.Sunk by enemy fire, scuttled, or run aground, the number of World War II-era battleships, cruisers, submarines, and other warships that ended their service on the bottom of the world's oceans and seas is enormous. In the decades since the conflict, wreck hunters have pored over historical records and combed the world's oceans to find their remains.In Hidden Warships, naval historian Nicholas A. Veronico details the history, recovery, and preservation of these sunken combat ships-including accounts from the divers and restorers who have worked with them. Beginning with the Japanese midget submarines that attacked Pearl Harbor and continuing through into the modern era, including the 2006 sinking of the postwar aircraft carrier USS Oriskany, Veronico provides rich detail on each noteworthy vessel, including over 150 photographs, ship specifications, geographic coordinates, and more. For the enthusiast who wants an even more complete experience, the book concludes with a list of preserved ships, an Internet resource guide, and a suggested reading list to continue the exploration.Whether you plan on visiting these historic sites yourself or simply enjoy their compelling stories, Hidden Warships will guide you, above the surface and underwater, through some of the most famous relics of World War II naval warfare.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 14H21M52S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: 20th Century History: C 1900 To C 2000, History Of Engineering & Technology, Military History, Ships & Shipping, World War 2 Books, Naval Forces & Warfare, European History
  • Available formats: TXTz, DOC, EPUB, TXT, CSV, OEB, PDF, WORD. Compressed in TAR.GZ, RZ, RAR, ZIP, TAR.XZ, TZ
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  • Format: Hardback
  • Approximate value: 25.88 USD
  • Dimensions: 153x229x30.48mm
  • Weight: 680.39g
  • Printed by: Zenith Press
  • Published in: Osceola, United States
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