Quarterdeck and Bridge
Two Centuries of American Naval Leaders
ISBN10: 1557500967 ISBN13: 9781557500960 Publisher: Naval Inst Pr Published: Dec 1 1996 Weight: 1.50lbs. Height: 9.50" Width: 6.00" Depth: 1.25" Language: English
This superb collection of biographical essays tells the story of the U.S. Navy through the lives of the officers who forged its traditions. The essayists are leading naval historians who assess the careers of these men and their impact on the naval service, from the Continental Navy of the American Revolution to the nuclear Navy of the Cold War.