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Battleship Arizona

an illustrated history

by Paul Stillwell

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  • 19 Currently reading

Published by Naval Institute Press in Annapolis, Md .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Arizona (Battleship) -- History.,
  • Pearl Harbor (Hawaii), Attack on, 1941.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 389-392) and index.

    StatementPaul Stillwell.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsVA65.A6 S75 1991
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 404 p. :
    Number of Pages404
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1536451M
    ISBN 100870210238
    LC Control Number91014519

    Book your Pearl Harbor tour now and explore this historical site. The Experience Highlights • Feel the pain of this horrific attack on Pearl Harbor and Oahu by watching a moving documentary • Experience a navy vessel aboard to the USS Arizona Memorial on Battleship Row.   This lavishly illustrated and very personal book covers the history of the battleship USS Arizona from her launch to her loss on December 7, when she was sunk during the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor. Learn about the ship’s enduring legacy firsthand as told by survivors, Brand: Bauernfeind Press.

    Battleship Arizona's Marines at war: making the ultimate sacrifice, December 7, by Richard D Camp (Book) USS Arizona: the life and death of a lady (Visual). The publication with title Battleship Arizona's Marines At War: Making the Ultimate Sacrifice, December 7, has lot of information that you can study it. You can get a lot of benefit after read this book. That book exist new know-how the information that exist in this book represented the condition of .

    Arizona was the one approved battleship for the fiscal year Secretary of the Navy George von Lengerke Meyer had requested three battleships for that fiscal year, citing the former policy of building two per year, plus an additional ship to make up for authorizing only Pennsylvania in the previous year, but congressional compromises once. The tragic sight of the USS Arizona burning after the attack on Pearl Harbor is etched in the collective memory of the United States citizens that lived through that infamous day. The ship sustained more losses in one day than any other ship in the U.S. Navy's history, men. Now available in paperback, Battleship Arizona describes in detail the battleship's twenty-five-year career.


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Coming out in time for the 60th anniversary of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor, this book tells the full story of the battleship Arizona, arguably one of America's most well-known ships.

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T he sunken battleship U.S.S. Arizona has lain in the “oily waters of Pearl Harbor” for decades now — a historic relic, a sacred open grave and an.

USS Arizona, a 31, ton Pennsylvania class battleship built at the New York Navy Yard, Brooklyn, New York, was commissioned in October After shakedown off the east coast and in the Caribbean, she operated out of Norfolk, Virginia, until Novemberwhen she made a brief cruise to France.

She made a second cruise to European waters in April-Juneproceeding as far east as Turkey. Approved by Congress on March 4,USS Arizona was designed as a "super-dreadnought" battleship. The second and final ship of the Pennsylvania-class, Arizona was laid down at the Brooklyn Navy Yard on Ma With World War I raging overseas, work continued on the ship and it was ready for launching the following June.

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