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Title:
Explosion aboard the Iowa
Author:
Schwoebel, Richard L.
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Publication Information:
Annapolis, Md. : Naval Institute Press, [1999]

©1999
Physical Description:
xxi, 301 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781557508102
Format :
Book

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Central Library VA65 .S38 1999 Adult Non-Fiction Central Closed Stacks
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Summary

Schwoebel was hired by the Senate Armed Services Committee to investigate the 1989 explosion aboard the battleship Iowa that killed 47 crewmen during a routine gunnery exercise. He provides an insider's account of the Navy's original investigation and the rather different results of his own team's i


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