This book is in very good condition with a dust jacket that is also in very good condition.
Praise for Silent Steel
"The magnitude of the tragedy of the USS Scorpion is matched only by the depth of the mystery surrounding her loss. Stephen Johnson has done a remarkable job of shining new light on this dark moment in U.S. submarine history."
--Sherry Sontag, coauthor of Blind Man's Bluff: The Untold Story of American Submarine Espionage
"What happened to the USS Scorpion? The question has vexed submariners for almost four decades. Now, with meticulous research and incredible attention to detail, Stephen Johnson examines and dissects one of the most tragic and mysterious submarine accidents in U.S. Navy history."
--Douglas Waller, author of Big Red: Inside the Secret World of a Trident Nuclear Submarine
- Hardcover: 304 pages
- Publisher: Wiley; 1 edition (January 6, 2006)
- Language: English
- ISBN-10: 9780471267379
- ISBN-13: 9780471267379
- ASIN: 0471267376
- Product Dimensions: 6.4 x 1.1 x 9