Book description:Genre: History
1st ed. of "The Terrible Hours: The Greatest Submarine Rescue in History".
ISBN 13: 9780060932770
Number of pages: 276
On the eve of World War II, the Squalus, Americas newest submarine, plunged into the North Atlantic. Miraculously, thirty-three crew members still survived. While their loved ones waited in unbearable tension on shore, their ultimate fate would depend upon one man, U.S. Navy officer Charles Swede Momsen -- an extraordinary combination of visionary, scientist, and man of