49 pages of action photos, color plates, and drawings about some of the earlier vintage US battleships in action in WWII. In this volume, the following battleships are featured: Arkansas, Texas, Nevada, Pennsylvania, Idaho, California, West Virginia, Wyoming (AG, formerly BB), New York, Oklahoma, New York, Arizona, Mississippi, New Mexico, Tennessee, Maryland, and Colorado. US Battleships in Action Pt I (SC). Those designed before the Washington Treaty of 1922. Ships that bore the brunt of the Japanese attack at Pearl Harbor. Rebuilt, they fought back to final victory in 1945. 98 photos, 23 line dwgs & 9 full-color paintings. 50 pgs. Includes a list of the official camouflage schemes for US battleships.
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