No Higher Honor: Saving the USS Samuel B. Roberts in the Persian Gulf

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Like its World War II namesake of Leyte Gulf fame, USS Samuel B. Roberts (FFG 58) was a small combatant built for escort duty. But its skipper imbued his brand-new crew with a fighting spirit to match their forebears, and in 1988 when the guided missile frigate was thrust into the Persian Gulf at the height of the Iran-Iraq War, there was no better ship for the job. Forbidden to fire unless fired upon, Captain Paul Rinn and his crew sailed amid the chaos in the Gulf for two months, relying on wit and nerve to face down ...

No Higher Honor: Saving the USS Samuel B. Roberts in the Persian Gulf 2013, US Naval Institute Press, Annapolis, MD

ISBN-13: 9781591146766

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No Higher Honor: Saving the USS Samuel B. Roberts in the Persian Gulf 2006, US Naval Institute Press

ISBN-13: 9781591146612

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