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Rear Admiral Herbert V. Wiley : a career in airships and battleships / M. Ernest Marshall.

Author/Creator:
Marshall, M. Ernest, 1945- author.
Publication:
Annapolis, MD : Naval Institute Press, [2019]
Series:
History of military aviation
History of military aviation
Format/Description:
Book
xii, 322 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Subjects:
Wiley, Herbert V. (Herbert Victor), 1891-1954.
United States. Navy -- Aviation -- History -- 20th century.
Airships -- United States -- History.
Admirals -- United States -- Biography.
United States. Navy -- Officers -- Biography.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval operations, American.
United States. Navy
World War (1939-1945)
Admirals.
Airships.
Armed Forces -- Aviation.
Armed Forces -- Officers.
Military operations, Naval -- American.
United States.
Form/Genre:
Biography.
History.
Contents:
Wiley: the early years
The road to Lakehurst
The USS Shenandoah (ZR 1)
The USS Los Angeles (ZR 3)
The Shenandoah Disaster
Changes in command
Commanding the Los Angeles
The USS Tennessee (BB 43)
The USS Akron (ZRS 4)
The crash of the Akron
Aftermath of the Akron
The USS Macon (ZRS 5)
The end of an era
USS Sirius (AK 15), Hell Gate, and helium
War and battleships
Kamikazes and beyond.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Other format:
Online version: Marshall, M. Ernest, 1945- author. Rear Admiral Herbert V. Wiley
ISBN:
9781682473177
1682473171
9781682473184
OCLC:
1089282726
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