Around the World Submerged: The Voyage of the Triton

Around the World Submerged: The Voyage of the Triton

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When the nuclear-powered submarine USS Triton was commissioned in November 1959, its commanding officer, Captain Edward L. Beach, planned a routine shakedown cruise in the North Atlantic. Two weeks before the scheduled cruise, however, Beach was summoned to Washington and told of the immediate necessity to prove the reliability of the Rickover-conceived submarine. His new secret orders were to take the Triton around the world, entirely submerged the total distance.… (more)

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Publisher: Naval Institute Press (October 11, 2012)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 336 pages

File size: 4.1 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English


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