THE MODERN CRUISER: The Evolution of the Ships That Fought the Second World War
Provides a coherent history of the fortunes of this ship-type in the twentieth century, beginning with a brief summary of development before WWI and an account of a few notable actions during that conflict that helped define what cruisers would look like in the post-war world. This study concludes with a look at the fate of the cruiser-type since 1945. Well illus.
Publishing status: Current
Size: 8¾x10½ inches
Item #: 3958353