|Title:||The U.S. Navy: An Illustrated History|
|Categories:||The Walter Cronkite Collection|
|Publisher:||American Heritage Pub. Co. : book trade distribution by Simon and Schuster|
|Number of pages:||408|
“A Naval power…is the natural defense of the United States.” So said John Adams, the ‘father of the American Navy”. This book is the history of that force – its ships and men, from the raggle-taggle Continental Navy to the ballistic-missile submarines of today.