Building American Submarines, 1914-1940

Building American Submarines, 1914-1940

by Gary E. Weir

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780945274049
Publisher: Naval Historical Center
Publication date: 01/28/1991
Series: Contributions to Naval History Ser.
Pages: 166

Table of Contents

Forewordix
Acknowledgementsxi
Introduction1
1.Points of Departure, 1880-19165
2.Questions of Strategy and Design23
3.A Firm Foundation?47
4.On-the-Job Training69
5.The Achilles' Heel85
6.Conclusions113
Appendixes
A.Chronology119
B.Submarine Characteristics and Construction Schedules125
Abbreviations127
Notes129
Bibliography151
Index159

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