U.S. Armored Cruisers: A Design and Operational History
Publish date: April 1st 1985
Publisher: US Naval Institute Press
Pages no: 240
Edition language: English
Ivan Musicant's book provides a class-by-class description of the armored cruisers built by the United States Navy between the late 1880s (the beginning of what Musicant terms "the American naval renaissance") and the abandonment of the concept just two decades later. As Musicant explains at the end...