New PDF release: Battlecruiser HMS Hood: An Illustrated Biography 1916-1941

By Bruce Taylor, Thomas Schmid

ISBN-10: 186176216X

ISBN-13: 9781861762160

Illustrations by means of Thomas Scmid. Foreword by means of Vice Admiral Sir Louis le Bailly. throughout the twilight years of the British Empire the battlecruiser HMS Hood was once the honor send of the Royal army. unequalled in dimension and sweetness, Hood outlined English sea energy from her keel-laying in 1916 to her destruction by the hands of the Bismarck in 1941. This attention-grabbing new quantity is a seminal paintings within the box of naval send histories. between its attention-grabbing positive factors is a distinct gallery of images, together with nonetheless frames from a lately came across piece of colour movie of the send, plus a fabulous set of computer-generated photos of the ship's external and inside. the great textual content attracts on respectable files and the letters, diaries, memoirs, and memories of greater than a hundred and fifty crewmen. also, a wealth of recent info on Hood's constitution and operations make it vital examining for everybody eager to comprehend the internal functioning of 1 of the nice capital ships of the prior. 220 illustrations.

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