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The Resource Scorpion down : sunk by the Soviets, buried by the Pentagon : the untold story of the USS Scorpion, Ed Offley

Scorpion down : sunk by the Soviets, buried by the Pentagon : the untold story of the USS Scorpion, Ed Offley

Label
Scorpion down : sunk by the Soviets, buried by the Pentagon : the untold story of the USS Scorpion
Title
Scorpion down
Title remainder
sunk by the Soviets, buried by the Pentagon : the untold story of the USS Scorpion
Statement of responsibility
Ed Offley
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Offers a detailed view of the U.S.S. Scorpion, a nuclear submarine, and its sinking on Memorial Day, 1968, by a Soviet submarine, the exact circumstances of which were covered up by the United States government
Cataloging source
UKM
Dewey number
327.7304709046
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
VA65.S394
LC item number
O44 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Scorpion down : sunk by the Soviets, buried by the Pentagon : the untold story of the USS Scorpion, Ed Offley
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Hardcover edition first published in 2007 by Basic Books
  • Paperback edition first published in 2008 by Basic Books
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 419-474) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"We May Have Lost a Submarine" -- The Old Admiral's Revelation -- The Sports Car of Ships -- The Secret War -- The Russians Are Coming -- Leaving Home -- A Soviet Submarine Vanishes -- The Last Voyage -- A Twisted, Shiny Piece of Metal -- What Were They Trying to Hide? -- Burn Before You Read -- The Fatal Triangle -- With Maximum Punishment -- Epilogue : on eternal patrol -- Afterword : The debate continues -- Acknowledgments -- Glossary -- USS Scorpion search roster -- USS Scorpion Chronology of Events
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
xiv, 490 pages
Isbn
9780465051861
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn811563803
Label
Scorpion down : sunk by the Soviets, buried by the Pentagon : the untold story of the USS Scorpion, Ed Offley
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Hardcover edition first published in 2007 by Basic Books
  • Paperback edition first published in 2008 by Basic Books
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 419-474) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"We May Have Lost a Submarine" -- The Old Admiral's Revelation -- The Sports Car of Ships -- The Secret War -- The Russians Are Coming -- Leaving Home -- A Soviet Submarine Vanishes -- The Last Voyage -- A Twisted, Shiny Piece of Metal -- What Were They Trying to Hide? -- Burn Before You Read -- The Fatal Triangle -- With Maximum Punishment -- Epilogue : on eternal patrol -- Afterword : The debate continues -- Acknowledgments -- Glossary -- USS Scorpion search roster -- USS Scorpion Chronology of Events
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
xiv, 490 pages
Isbn
9780465051861
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn811563803

Library Locations

    • Harold B. Lee Library Brigham Young University, Provo, UT, 84602, US
      40.249156 -111.649242
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