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6 edition of The Buckley-class destroyer escorts found in the catalog.

The Buckley-class destroyer escorts

by Bruce Hampton Franklin

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Published by Naval Institute Press in Annapolis, Md .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.,
  • Great Britain.
    • Subjects:
    • Destroyer escorts -- United States.,
    • Destroyer escorts -- Great Britain.,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval operations.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 199-201) and index.

      StatementBruce Hampton Franklin.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsV825 .F73 1999
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 210 p. :
      Number of Pages210
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL383817M
      ISBN 101557502803
      LC Control Number98046329

      I received Bruce's book The Buckley-Class Destroyer Escorts in the mail last night. I'm only 35 pages into it, but it really is the authority on DE's. I'm impressed. (1 Sep 99) The one month anniversary of this web page and it's the first day where there are no updates! (31 Aug 99). Ships of the U.S. Navy, DE USS Gillette. Buckley Class Destroyer Escort: Displacement: tons Length: ' Beam: 36'10" Draft: 13'6" Speed: 23 knots.

      Book Review: The Buckley-Class Destroyer Escorts (by Bruce Hampton Franklin): WW2. The Buckley-Class Destroyer Escorts, by Bruce Hampton Franklin, Naval Institute Press, Annapolis,Md., , $ Entering service in and spending the rest of World War II in the shadow of larger ships, American destroyer escorts. His knowledge of the publishing business covers book design and production, marketing and sales, acquisitions, contracts, and subsidiary rights. He is the author of The Buckley-Class Destroyer Escorts and a contributor to the Naval Warfare Encyclopedia.

        Originally constructed as a United States Navy Buckley-class destroyer escort, she served in the Royal Navy from to The second HMS Whitaker (K), and the first to enter service, was a British Captain-class frigate of the Royal Navy in commission during World War II.


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