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The First Destroyers

by David Lyon

  • 159 Want to read
  • 33 Currently reading

Published by Mercury Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History of specific subjects,
  • Maritime history,
  • Naval forces & warfare,
  • c 1800 to c 1900,
  • Military - Naval,
  • Great Britain - History - 19th Century,
  • Naval History (General),
  • History,
  • History - Military / War,
  • Military,
  • United Kingdom, Great Britain,
  • History / Military / Naval,
  • Europe - Great Britain - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages128
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8960478M
    ISBN 10184560010X
    ISBN 109781845600105

    Destroyer (Exodus ), the agent employed in the killing of the first-born; the destroying angel or messenger of God. (Compare 2 Kings ; 2 Sam 2 Kings 2 Kings ; Psalms ; Acts ) These dictionary topics are from. Destroyers of World War Two: An International Encyclopedia by M. J. Whitley Book Description: Fast, compact and formidable, destroyers were in the thick of the action in every theater of operations during the Second World War. They performed a wide range of duties, often of the most hazardous nature.

    A hard cover used condition The First Destroyers Reference Book with a total of pages. Contains Information on Britain's first destroyers in service and improvements in subsequent designs that influenced the ship class in other countries. This edition includes photos and several illustrations and was published in Seller Rating: % positive.   The Destroyers is a smart, sophisticated literary thriller; for all its originality, it invokes the shades of Lawrence Durrell and Graham Greene. Jay McInerney. The Destroyers is one superb novel, a tightly woven and fast-moving narrative set in beautifully crafted prose. A read-all-night of a :

    “The Destroyers is one superb novel, a tightly woven and fast-moving narrative set in beautifully crafted prose. A read-all-night of a book.” —Alan Furst, author of A Hero of France. Arriving on the stunning Greek island of Patmos, Ian Bledsoe is broke, humiliated, and fleeing the fallout from his father’s death. For two decades Norman Friedman's account of the development of American destroyers has been a standard reference. The revised edition includes the two eventful decades of designs since the Spruance and Perry classes. The design evolution of the Arleigh Burke class, which has become the standard U.S. surface combatant, is described in detail for the first time, based on official sources.


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