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6 edition of Fast-Attack Submarine found in the catalog.

Fast-Attack Submarine

The Seawolf Class (High-Tech Military Weapons)

by Gregory Payan

  • 164 Want to read
  • 21 Currently reading

Published by Children"s Press (CT) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Submarines (Ships),
  • Seawolf (Submarine),
  • Juvenile Fiction,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Nonfiction,
  • Children: Grades 4-6,
  • Technology - Machinery,
  • Submarines,
  • History - Military & Wars,
  • Transportation - Boats, Ships & Underwater Craft,
  • Juvenile literature

  • The Physical Object
    FormatLibrary Binding
    Number of Pages48
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7658636M
    ISBN 100516233386
    ISBN 109780516233383

    In February Halibut entered Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard for a major overhaul, and on 15 August was redesignated as an attack submarine and given the hull classification symbol SSN She sailed from Pearl Harbor on 6 September for the West Coast, arriving at Keyport, Washington, on 20 5 October she departed Keyport for Pearl Harbor and, after an eight-day stop over at . Ice Station Nautilus book. Read 71 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. When the newest American fast attack submarine and one of Russ /5(71).

    Get this from a library! Fast-attack submarine: the Seawolf class. [Gregory Payan] -- Presents a brief history of the submarine as an attack weapon, with emphasis on the most modern Seawolf class which includes the USS Seawolf, the USS Connecticut, and the USS Jimmy Carter. —Paul Stillwell, editor of Submarine Stories: Recollections from the Diesel Boats"Stealth Boat is a unique book in that the author, Gannon McHale, offers the reader an enlisted man's perspective of life aboard a U.S. Navy nuclear-powered fast-attack submarine, the .

    An attack submarine or hunter-killer submarine is a submarine specifically designed for the purpose of attacking and sinking other submarines, surface combatants and merchant the Soviet and Russian navies they were and are called "multi-purpose submarines". They are also used to protect friendly surface combatants and missile submarines. Some attack subs are also armed with cruise. Return to Books. COLD BETRAYAL The third book in the series (coming early ) When the newest American fast attack submarine and one of Russia’s new ballistic missile submarines collide and sink under the Arctic ice cap, a fateful chain of events is set into motion. As life support systems aboard the submarines begin to fail, the United.


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Book #4 by Wallace and Keith is the latest in their US Navy thrillers. Fast Attack moves at a fast pace and parallels current affairs of Russian posturing, hurricanes tormenting the Bahamas, general politics and fast changing technology.

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Goodall (Author) out of 5 stars 19 ratings. See all formats and editions. Hide other formats and editions/5(18). Gannon McHale brings alive the unique relationships among submariners that form life-long bonds among these men.

For those who served aboard US fast-attack nuclear-powered subs during the Cold War Years, this book is a must-read/5(46). Schiffer Publishing The US Navy’s Fast Attack Submarines, Vol Los Angeles Class - This illustrated book covers the complete history of the United States’ Los Angeles class attack submarines from Fast-Attack Submarine book design and construction, through testing and trials, to its current operations.

The nuclear-powered USS Los Angeles (SSN) class attack submarine represented the lead ship of the. ☯ Full Synopsis: "Successors to the US Navy's Los Angelesâclass fast-attack submarines (presented in volume 1), the Seawolf- and Virginia-class SSNs are presented here from their initial design and construction, through testing and trials, to current operations.

Growing up on the east coast I had been around both fast attack and SSBN submarine veterans almost my entire adult life. Of course, my two best subvet friends, an E-9 and a Captain, wouldn't tell me jack shit about any of the missions they had ever been on due to the year non-disclosure forms the Navy had them sign at the height of the /5().

“The US Navy’s Fast Attack Submarines (Volume 1) Los Angeles Class Submarines” This book will give you an in depth look into one of the most important classes of submarines in the Navy’s recent arsenal.

With a forward by Admiral Gus Gustafson, the reader gets an inside look at one of the most lethal weapons developed during the Cold War. Fast Attack book. Read 22 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. A belligerent Russia seeks to reunite the Soviet Union—starting with Li /5(22).

The Soviet Alfa (NATO name) class submarine was the originally fastest nuclear-powered submarines built to counter the U.S. The K was the only submarine which went faster than the Alfa class, barring that, none-to-date are as fast. That puts two Russian creations in the list of the fastest.

They were in service from to Block IV submarines, which are comprised of the 10 submarines scheduled to be authorized in Fiscal Years - (SSN hulls - ), incorporate design changes focused on Reduced Total Ownership Cost (RTOC).

By making these smaller-scale design changes to increase the component-level lifecycle of the submarine, the Navy will increase the. When the Russian Navy attacks a US submarine, both nations approach the brink of war.

"This team spins a great tale." — W.E.B. Griffin, NY Times bestselling author. A belligerent Russia seeks to reunite the Soviet Union—starting with Lithuania.

But as the US sends military support, Russia’s navy forces a dangerous face-off in the Atlantic. Together, Commander Joe Glass and his fast attack submarines must defeat the Russian forces, or risk losing the global balance of power for good.

Former US Navy submarine commander George Wallace and award winning author Don Keith are the authors of the novel HUNTER KILLER, now a major motion picture starring Gerard Butler and Gary Oldman.

Schiffer Publishing The US Navy’s Fast-Attack Submarines, Vol. 2: Seawolf Class SSN–Virginia Class SSN - Successors to the US Navy’s Los Angeles–class fast-attack submarines (presented in volume 1), the Seawolf- and Virginia-class SSNs are presented here from their initial design and construction, through testing and trials, to current operations.

"Silent but deadly" - Osprey's US Nuclear Submarines: The Fast-Attack takes a fresh look at the controversial design and development of the nuclear submarine of which the United States Navy operates the largest fleet in the world.

The advent of nuclear power transformed the submarine from a. The Fast Attack Jim Christley, Tony Bryan "Silent but deadly" - Osprey's US Nuclear Submarines: The Fast-Attack takes a fresh look at the controversial design and development of the nuclear submarine of which the United States Navy operates the largest fleet in the world.

The vast extent of the book is dedicated to internal recovery measures within the submarine under attack and ailing from several failures including distorted exterior hatches and even fire. If you are a submarine vessel enthusiast, you will be thrilled by the suspense and action that builds up.

Presents a brief history of the submarine as an attack weapon, with emphasis on the most modern Seawolf class which includes the USS Seawolf, the USS Connecticut, and the USS Jimmy Carter The attack submarine -- The history of the submarine -- The high-tech seawolf sub -- Submarine duties of today and tomorrowPages: Stealth Boat is a memoir of Gannon McHale's years in the U.S.

Navy and of the men he served with in the Submarine Service between andand some of what they accomplished and experienced during that time. It is my also his remembrance of what it was like to grow up aboard a nuclear powered Fast Attack Submarine. McHale reported aboard USS Sturgeon (SSN ) still4/5(6).

This book takes you into the closed society as a witness to secret rituals and life experiences where submariners, underwater for months, hopes never to unleash the destructive power they command. It’s a ride you’ll never forget!. Addeddate Emulator dosbox Emulator_ext zip Emulator_start FastAtta/ Identifier msdos_Fast_Attack_High_Tech_Submarine_Warfare_-- Paul Stillwell, editor of Submarine Stories: Recollections from the Diesel Boats "Stealth Boat is a unique book in that the author, Gannon McHale, offers the reader an enlisted man's perspective of life aboard a U.S.

Navy nuclear-powered fast-attack submarine, the. Share this book. Facebook. Twitter. Pinterest. Embed. Edit. Last edited by Clean Up Bot. Febru | History. An edition of Fast-Attack Submarine () Fast-Attack Submarine The Seawolf Class (High-Tech Military Weapons) by Gregory Payan1/5(1).