Warships of World War II (Collins Gem)

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9780004722832: Warships of World War II (Collins Gem)

A comprehensive and highly illustrated guide to the warships of World War II, now in a new flexibinding

This Collins Gem is being reissued in flexibinding, providing the durability of a hardback with the flexibility of a paperback. The stylish new cover design will enliven this and 70 other bestselling Gems.

The attractive guide uses information provided by the renowned Jane’s group on over 100 naval vessels used during World War II.

Each entry includes the following:

A contemporary photograph

Background information on the history, appearance and military record of the vessel

Technical specifications such as displacement, armaments, maximum speed and crew complement

So, if you want to know about an Effingham class cruiser, Chiyoda class aircraft carrier or a Fletcher class destroyer, Collins Gem Warships of World War II is the place to look.

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From the Author:

Comprehensive guide to WW2 ships
This handy little guide covers 114 of the individual ships and classes that fought long and hard to determine the outcome of war at sea. The text places the subject vessel is in context as well as detailing its strengths and weaknesses, and something of its operational history.

From the Back Cover:

Over 100 types of warships from World War II.

Based on information from the authoritative Jane’s Information Group.

Photograph, history and technical specifications given for each vehicle.

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