Ice Diaries: The True Story of One of Mankind's Greatest Adventures
Now, for the first time, the Captain of the submarine USS Nautilus tells the newly declassified story of his ship's Cold War underwater adventure in the race beneath the polar ice pack.
The Cold War was in full swing. The Soviet Union had just successfully launched Sputnik, and President Eisenhower badly wanted to redeem the reputation of the US as technologically superior
I would have liked to have seen more specific technical details, however give ...more
This is a must read for any military, Navy, or sea-going history buffs. I highly recommend it.