More than 250 submarines, from the Civil War to the missile-launching, nuclear-powered vessels of today, are described in detail and illustrated with contemporary and archival photography and drawings. Arranged by types: diesel-electrics, non-nuclear, nuclear-attack, missile-armed, and special-role vessels-the book provides a comprehensive overview of every major submarine class around the globe. Each entry includes specifications and incisive development and battle histories.
- Paperback: 480 pages
- Publisher: Zenith Press (August 5, 2002)
- Language: English
- ISBN-10: 0760313458
- ISBN-13: 978-0760313459
- Product Dimensions: 4.5 x 1.2 x 8.5 inches
- Shipping Weight: 1.4 pounds