Provides over seven hundred entries about the second World War discussing the biographies of key figures, maps and explanations of decisive battles, and the military, historical, political, and diplomatic aspects of the war.Large subassemblies were constructed at welding and fabrication shops across the United States, then shipped by rail to ... However, destroyer escorts were contingency ships, which cost half what it cost to build destroyers and took much lessanbsp;...
|Title||:||Encyclopedia of World War II|
|Author||:||Alan Axelrod, Jack A. Kingston|
|Publisher||:||H W Fowler - 2007|