Best Reference on BB59
Stoker's book gives details about the appearance, changes and history of a WW2 US Navy battleship, the USS Massachusetts (now safely ensconced in Falls River, MA as a floating museum). For anyone wanting to get intimate with "Big Mamie", this book is the best way. Even has a large foldout (plan) revealing her exact appearance. This book is essential for modelers wanting to depict Big Mamie at any time point in WW2.