All hands down: the true story of the Soviet attack on the USS Scorpion

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Simon & Schuster,
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2008.
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1st Simon & Schuster hardcover ed.
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English
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Forty years after the U.S.S. Scorpion sank, killing 99 men, former submariner Sewell explains how the event--officially ruled an accident--was actually a Soviet plot. of b&w photographs.
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9780743297981
9781982449599
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subject_facet Cold War
K-129 (Submarine)
Scorpion (Submarine)
Submarine disasters -- Soviet Union
Submarine disasters -- United States
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title_full All hands down : the true story of the Soviet attack on the USS Scorpion / Kenneth Sewell and Jerome Preisler
All hands down : the true story of the Soviet attack on the USS Scorpion [electronic resource] / Kenneth Sewell and Jerome Preisler
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Submarine disasters