Battleship at War: The Epic Story of the Uss Washington

4.32 avg rating
( 31 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9780151104000: Battleship at War: The Epic Story of the Uss Washington
View all copies of this ISBN edition:
 
 

Traces the U.S.S. Washington's role in World War II and shares the experiences of sailors and officers aboard the American battleship

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

From Library Journal:

Washington was the second of a new class of extremely fast and powerful battleships built after the collapse of the naval limitation treaty. The ship was laid in 1937, commissioned just seven months before Pearl Harbor, and decommissioned after seven very active years. Washington saw service in the North Atlantic, then in all the major campaigns of the Pacific. Musicant, using primarily the ship's log and interviews with dozens of crewmen, has put together an absorbing chronicle of naval war. This is shipboard history; anything that didn't happen on or to the Washington gets short shrift. Musicant is also the author of a history of armored cruisers. Highly recommended for naval buffs and subject collections.Edwin B. Burgess, U.S. Army TRALINET Ctr., Fort Monroe, Va.
Copyright 1986 Reed Business Information, Inc.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Musicant, Ivan
Published by Harcourt (1986)
ISBN 10: 015110400X ISBN 13: 9780151104000
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 2
Seller:
Murray Media
(North Miami Beach, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Harcourt, 1986. Hardcover. Condition: New. Never used!. Seller Inventory # P11015110400X

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 83.38
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 1.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

Ivan Musicant
Published by Harcourt (1986)
ISBN 10: 015110400X ISBN 13: 9780151104000
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Ergodebooks
(RICHMOND, TX, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Harcourt, 1986. Hardcover. Condition: New. Seller Inventory # DADAX015110400X

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 81.89
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 4.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

Ivan Musicant
ISBN 10: 015110400X ISBN 13: 9780151104000
New Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
BennettBooksLtd
(San Diego, CA, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Condition: New. New. Seller Inventory # S-015110400X

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 105.99
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 4.95
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds