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Part of the Weapons of War series, this book features more than 150 color and black & white illustrations and photographs as well as detailed specifications on submarines from 1940 to the present.

Submarines 1940-Present brings together the most important submarines from the beginning of World War II to the present in a single, handy volume arranged in alphabetical order. The book includes World War II classics, such as U-47 and HMS Vagabond , as well as modern nuclear-powered submarines, such as the Chinese Song class, the Russian Borei class, and USS Seawolf .

Features 150 entries of the most important weapons of the era Every weapon is illustrated with an accurate color artwork Each entry includes a specifications table with essential information such as armament, weight, speed, and range Concise text provides a summary of the design, development, service history, and performance of each weapon
Publisher: New York : Chartwell Books Inc., 2013
ISBN: 9780785830009
Branch Call Number: 623.8527 SUB
Characteristics: 174 p. : ill. (chiefly col.)
Additional Contributors: Chant, Christopher
Alternative Title: Weapons of war, submarines


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