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Cold War Submarines

Mel Douyette

Cold War Submarines

A Pictorial Explanation of the Evolution of United States Submarines After World War II

by Mel Douyette

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Submarines (Ships),
  • Pictorial works,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Mel Douyette
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsV858 .D68 2011
    The Physical Object
    Pagination79 pages :
    Number of Pages79
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25386178M
    LC Control Number2012376171

    First book in the series “The Silent Service.” A gripping saga of World War II–the submarines and the brave men who risked their lives beneath the sea. No photos. Paperback edition. Good Cond. $ The WOTAN WAR-HEAD By James Follett (Fiction). A World War II German U-boat commander heads out to sea with a new type of torpedo.   There is no better book on the submarine aspects of the Cold War. Paperback, £ BUY. Kindle Version, £ BUY. Precious few hunter killers in the 21st Century. As has historically has so often been the case, victory was the reward for the Royal Navy’s dedication and sacrifice in .

      This is a most unusual tale. Wrapped around a most interesting piece of Cold War naval history is a fascinating revelation of the unfairness of the British class system and the unfeeling obstinacy of British bureaucracy. Probably, the most important chapters of the book are its Prologue and Epilogue. They summarise its purpose. During the Cold War, American and Soviet submarines were engaged in a deadly silent game of cat-and-mouse throughout the world's oceans. "Rising Tide" is the first book to document the story of.

    Submarines had a vital, if often unheralded, role in the superpower navies during the Cold War.   During the Cold War, the C.I.A. Secretly Plucked a Soviet Submarine From the Ocean Floor Using a Giant Claw The International Spy Museum details the audacious plan that involved a Author: Lila Thulin.


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Their crews carried out intelligence-collection operations, sought out and stood ready to destroy opposing submarines, and, from the early s, threatened missile attacks on their adversary’s homeland, providing in many respects the most survivable nuclear deterrent of the Cold War.

At the height of the Cold War in the s, Moscow possessed hundreds of submarines—far more than NATO could muster and enough to. Norman Polmar is a leading expert on naval and aviation matters. An internationally known analyst, consultant, and award-winning author, Polmar has written more than 40 books, including, with K.

Moore, Cold War Submarines: The Design and Construction of U.S. and Soviet Submarines (Brasseyrsquo;s, ISBN ) and Historic Naval Aircraft: From the Pages of Naval History 5/5(1).

COLD WAR. SUBMARINES The Project /Typhoon was the largest undersea craft ever built. These twoof six completedare at their remote base of Nerpichya, about six miles from the entrance to Guba Zapadnaya Litsa on the Kola Peninsula, close to the borders with Finland and Norway.

(Rubin CDB ME) Other Submarine-Related Books by Norman Polmar The American Submarine Atomic Submarines 5/5(4). A senior officer of a Soviet submarine who averted the outbreak of nuclear conflict during the cold war is to be honoured with a new prize, 55 years to the day after his heroic actions averted.

The United States Navy, its warships and aircraft--and above all its sailors-- guarded the ramparts of the containment wall from the beginning of the so-called "Cold War" to its victorious end.

Soon after Stalin pressed Turkey and Iran for territorial and other concessions inTruman dispatched battleship Missouri (BB), an unmistakable.

Submarines had a vital, if often unheralded, role in the superpower navies during the Cold War. Their crews carried out intelligence-collection operations, sought out and stood ready to destroy opposing submarines, and, from the early s, threatened missile attacks on their adversary's homeland, providing in many respects the most survivable nuclear deterrent of the Cold : Potomac Books Inc.

Secrets haunt the still-classified Operation Ivy Bells, a daring Cold War wiretapping operation conducted feet underwater. It's the summer Author: Matt Blitz. This category is for films featuring submarines set during the Cold War era.

Pages in category "Cold War submarine films" The following 19 pages are in this category, out of 19 total. This list may not reflect recent changes. Assault on the Wayne; B. Batman ( film). One of the submarines that features in the narrative of ‘Hunter Killers’ is the Cold War veteran diesel-electric submarine HMS Alliance, which is splendidly preserved at Gosport in Hampshire as the star attraction of the Royal Navy Submarine Museum (RNSM).

Alliance is big news in as she has just completed a major a £ million refurbishment. During the Cold War a secret battle went on underwater between the captains of Soviet, US and British submarines. Sputnik spoke to Iain Ballantyne, author of a new book on submarine warfare, about how close they came to triggering a nuclear war.

Cold War Submarines: The Design and Construction of US & Soviet Submarines - Author: Norman Polmar & K.J Moore Pages, PDF format. Download link will be immediately available after checkout.

File size: MB. Cold War Submarine Veterans members. THE ORIGINAL COLD WAR SUBMARINE VETERANS GROUP. TO APPLY FOR MEMBERSHIP TO THIS GROUP YOU MUST allow us. User Review - Flag as inappropriate A very comprehensive view of the development of the submarine during the cold war.

Starting from the German U-boats from WWII, this book describes the development of submarines through the cold war, including their weapons systems, with close attention to ed are a lot of submarine projects never realised, but still important to later designs.4/5(4).

Local historian Dr. Chris Wiggins’ new book, “Ingalls’ Cold War Nuclear Submarines,” starts off with the spy tale of the USS Parche, the most decorated warship in the U.S. Navy and built.The True Story of a U.S. Cold War Submarine's Covert Operations Against the Soviet Union. Author: Peter Sasgen; Publisher: St.

Martin's Press ISBN: Category: History Page: View: DOWNLOAD NOW» Thrilling submarine espionage and an inside look at the U.S.

Navy's "silent service" Stalking the Red Bear, for the first time ever, describes the action principally from the.Silent and Unseen is a memoir of a submariner’s life on a U.S. attack submarine during the Cold War by Capt. Alfred S. McLaren, an experienced submarine officer and nuclear attack submarine commander.

He describes in riveting detail the significant events that occurred early in the Cold War during his seven years, –65, on board three attack submarines: the USS Greenfish (SS ), USS.