COLD WAR FLEET
SHIPS OF THE ROYAL NAVY 1966–91 A PHOTOGRAPHIC ALBUM
Autore: Clive Taylor, Sue Taylor
PUBBLICAZIONE FINE MARZO 2019
Album fotografico dedicato alle navi in servizio con la Royal Navy dal 1966 al 1991. Ogni foto (molte delle quali inedite) viene corredata da dettagliata didascalia e illustrano le navi protagoniste della Guerra Fredda, molte navi che presero parte al conflitto nelle Falklands nonché le dragamine HMS Wilton e HMS Bossington fotografate durante l’Operazione Rheostat nel 1974.
Cold War Fleet is a selection of photographs of Royal Navy vessels from the 25 years from 1966 to 1991. Each is reproduced at an exceptionally high standard, accompanied by a detailed caption. Many of the photos are completely unique and have never been published, such as the images of the minesweepers HMS Wilton and HMS Bossington photographed during Operation Rheostat in 1974. There are many ships displayed that took part in the Falklands conflict and a large number of aerial photographs.
Created by two of the most acclaimed naval photographers in the world, this stunning book is a window back in time to the Royal Navy of the Cold War, showing a fleet created to defend Britain and other NATO countries from Soviet attack. Featuring every kind of ship from aircraft carriers and destroyers to auxiliary vessels, this is a peerless resource for any enthusiast of naval history.
24 x 30