A Glimpse of Hell. The Explosion on the USS Iowa and Its Cover-up

By: Thompson, Charles C., II

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Dust jacket and book good+ condition. X-Library with withdrawn stamp on title page. CR 1999, 1st printing, 430 pages with black and white photos. In 1989 the center gun in Turret Two blew up. This killed 47 men and the investigation was botched up. Evidence was literally tossed overboard, a 2,700 lb., projectile simply disappeared. Testimony was doctored. Test results were fabricated or misinterpreted.

Title: A Glimpse of Hell. The Explosion on the USS Iowa and Its Cover-up

Author Name: Thompson, Charles C., II

Categories: Naval History,

Edition: First Printing

Publisher: New York, W.W. Norton:

Binding: Hard Cover

Seller ID: 002320

Keywords: Military, Battleships, Military Cover-ups, Military Accidents