World War II at Sea [2 Volumes]: An Encyclopedia

The war at sea was a key aspect of World War II, one that is too-often under-studied. This comprehensive encyclopedia shares current understandings of the struggle to control the seas during that conflict-and it opens our eyes to the reasons sea power continues to be of critical importance today. * More than 450 A-Z entries * A comprehensive chronology * Numerous illustrations of individuals, weapons, and battles * Maps * A glossary of naval terms * A comprehensive bibliography, plus cross-references and suggestions for further reading at the end of each entry