Turn the pages of this book to visit any one of these mighty vessels and you'll be aboard the most exciting U.S. ships known.
Some go back in time many years, and the battleship is even retired, an historical ship from the past.
Others - including amphibious assault ships and submarines - have been upgraded to match today's state-of-the-art technology.
The hardware of these exciting monsters of the seas is always ready and prepared, if needed, to defend the country.
|Cruiser Characteristics||p. 10|
|Early History||p. 20|
|World War II||p. 22|
|After World War II||p. 26|
|The Future of Cruisers||p. 28|
|Further Reading/Websites to Visit||p. 32|
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Series: Fighting Forces on the Sea S.
Audience: Teenager / Young Adult
For Ages: 12 - 15 years old
For Grades: 4 - 8
Number Of Pages: 32
Published: 1st July 2006
Dimensions (cm): 23.6 x 20.9 x 0.8
Weight (kg): 0.272