Black Shoes and Blue Water

Black Shoes and Blue Water

Surface Warfare in the United States Navy, 1945-1975

Book - 1996
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Contributions to Naval History No. 6.   Presents Professor Muir's account of the thirty-year development of surface warfare capabilities, especially within the Navy's cruiser and destroyer force. Pays particular attention to the development of weapons, the evolution of sensors and command and control systems, and the institutional steps taken to professionalize the surface warfare community.

Publisher: Washington, D.C. : Naval Historical Center, Dept. of the Navy : For sale by the U.S. .G.P.O., Superintendent of Docunments, 1996
ISBN: 9780945274315
Characteristics: xvi, 348 p. : ill. ; 24 cm


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