REYNOLDS, Clark G.
Title: Fast Carriers. reprint in dj.
Publisher:  Naval Institure Press, , 1992, ISBN:1557507015
Seller ID: 57934
REYNOLDS, Clark G. The Fast Carriers : The Forging on an Air Navy. Annapolis, Maryland: Naval Institute Press, (1992). Reprinted (with minor changes).Pp 503 +  pp of plates. 8vo, navy cloth spine with blue/green cloth bo ards. "Based on official records, personal interviews, private diaries, andan impressive array of published works, this classic study offers a comple te record of the heated debates that took place over the concept of the fast carrier and the U.S. Navy's metamorphosis from a battleship-oriented to acarrier-centered fleet during World War II. [...] Now, twenty-four years a fter its first publication, The Fast Carriers remains essential reading fornaval professionals and historians..." -from the dust jacket. Some what co cked, ½ inch tear to tail of spine,  incidents of underlining to text, tape remainder to front past-down, ow vg in slightly wrinkled and torn (½ inch tear to tail of spine) dj. 40.00