A unique compilation of technical data and the career histories of the lowa, New Jersey, Wisconsin, and Missouri.A unique compilation of technical data and the career histories of the lowa, New Jersey, Wisconsin, and Missouri.Read Less
Quarto; vg+/vg; dj, glossy gray illustrated spine with black text; dj, light shelf wear; HB, black cloth spine with gold text; boards, minor shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; illustrations in B/W and color; sketches; 192pp. Rockville.
Good. 029 Item may show signs of shelf wear. Pages may include limited notes and highlighting. Includes supplemental or companion materials if applicable. Access codes may or may not work. Connecting readers since 1972. Customer service is our top priority.
As New in As New dust jacket. 9780870212987. This specific hardback book is in like new condition with a hard board cover that has sharp edges and corners and has a tight binding. The pages are clean, crisp, unmarked and uncreased. The dust jacket is in as new condition with little wear if any. We package all books in custom cardboard book boxes for shipment and ship daily with tracking numbers.; "Here is a unique compilation of technical data on the four ships of the Iowa class and a study of the design changes and construction progress of the two ships that were cancelled. In addition to this, the book charts the careers of the Iowa, New Jersey, Wisconsin and Missouri from inception to the present day. Using colour and black and white photographs, drawings, tables and a concise text, the book will provide the reader with all the detailed information necessary for a clear understanding of the ship's armament, fire control, radar, electronics, armour, protection systems, engineering and machinery. Iowa Class Battleships comes close to the experience of an on-the-spot study of the design, construction and operation of these mighty vessels; it leads the reader into the very heart of the ships themselves."; 11.88 X 9.94 X 0.78 inches; 192 pages.
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