The Resource Fatal dive : solving the World War II mystery of the USS Grunion, Peter F. Stevens

Fatal dive : solving the World War II mystery of the USS Grunion, Peter F. Stevens

Label
Fatal dive : solving the World War II mystery of the USS Grunion
Title
Fatal dive
Title remainder
solving the World War II mystery of the USS Grunion
Statement of responsibility
Peter F. Stevens
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Examines one of the enigmas of WWII, the fate of the submarine USS Grunion that vanished without a trace in 1942 carrying a crew of 70 men and the Navy's new top-secret MK 14 torpedoes
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1955-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Stevens, Peter F.
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
D783.5.G78
LC item number
S74 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Grunion (Submarine)
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Underwater exploration
  • Kiska Island Region (Alaska)
Label
Fatal dive : solving the World War II mystery of the USS Grunion, Peter F. Stevens
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Regnery history."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 245-248) and index
Contents
The crew of the USS Grunion -- "We've got a target" -- An unconventional course -- The submariner -- "Into the thick of things" -- Battle stations -- The enemy awaiting them -- A mysterious message -- "As we waited for the end" -- "Missing and presumed lost" -- Making do with less -- A chart, a clue, and a chance meeting -- Logistics of a long shot -- "We haven't seen the worst of it yet" -- "That looks like a sub" -- "Don't let your desire for this to be the right target fool you" -- By land, sea, and air -- "There she is" -- From bow to stern -- "They wanted to be found" -- There one moment, gone the next
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiv, 256 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9781596987678
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2012011559
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), col. map
System control number
  • 4044209-01okla_normanlaw
  • (SIRSI)4044209
  • (Sirsi) o698332802
  • (OCoLC)698332802
Label
Fatal dive : solving the World War II mystery of the USS Grunion, Peter F. Stevens
Publication
Note
"Regnery history."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 245-248) and index
Contents
The crew of the USS Grunion -- "We've got a target" -- An unconventional course -- The submariner -- "Into the thick of things" -- Battle stations -- The enemy awaiting them -- A mysterious message -- "As we waited for the end" -- "Missing and presumed lost" -- Making do with less -- A chart, a clue, and a chance meeting -- Logistics of a long shot -- "We haven't seen the worst of it yet" -- "That looks like a sub" -- "Don't let your desire for this to be the right target fool you" -- By land, sea, and air -- "There she is" -- From bow to stern -- "They wanted to be found" -- There one moment, gone the next
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiv, 256 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9781596987678
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2012011559
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), col. map
System control number
  • 4044209-01okla_normanlaw
  • (SIRSI)4044209
  • (Sirsi) o698332802
  • (OCoLC)698332802

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