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Aircraft Carriers

ISBN 10 : 9781597973434
ISBN 13 : 1597973432

In the post-1945 era, the aircraft carrier has remained a valued weapon despite the development of nuclear weapons, cruise and ballistic missiles, and highly capable submarines. At..

Aircraft Carriers

ISBN 10 : 0822526662
ISBN 13 : 9780822526667

Text and photographs introduce aircraft carriers, their parts, and their crew who fix and fly aircraft...

Aircraft Carriers

ISBN 10 : 0736888640
ISBN 13 : 9780736888646

Provides an introduction to aircraft carriers, the ships known as "floating airports," from their inception in the early twentieth century, through their development during World W..

Aircraft Carriers

ISBN 10 : 9780760320051
ISBN 13 : 0760320055

With its emergence at the end of World War I, the aircraft carrier quickly established itself as the centerpiece of any naval flotilla. Aircraft carriers' dominance at sea was mark..

British Aircraft Carriers

ISBN 10 : 9781473853690
ISBN 13 : 1473853699

This book is a meticulously detailed history of British aircraft-carrying ships from the earliest experimental vessels to the Queen Elizabeth class, currently under construction an..

Aircraft Carriers

ISBN 10 : 9781597973441
ISBN 13 : 1597973440

Aircraft Carriers is the definitive history of world aircraft carrier development and operations. Norman Polmar’s revised and updated, two-volume classic describes the political ..

Aircraft Carriers

ISBN 10 : 9781851095735
ISBN 13 : 185109573X

This vivid volume describes the fascinating history of aircraft carriers, first deployed successfully in World War I by the Imperial Russian Navy, and indispensable to the Allied v..