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Salt and Steel: Reflections of a Submariner

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With warmth and humor, Captain "Ned" Beach relates the many highlights of his distinguished naval career.
Hardcover, 352 pages
Published May 1st 1999 by Naval Institute Press (first published April 1999)
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I met Ned Beach and he was a gracious and honest man. I enjoy his books greatly. He loved the Navy even though he didn't earn his admiral's stars that he deserved. Salt and Steel shows is honesty and his love for the Navy.
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Edward Latimer Beach, Jr. was a highly-decorated United States Navy submarine officer and best-selling author.

During World War II, he participated in the Battle of Midway and 12 combat patrols, earning 10 decorations for gallantry, including the Navy Cross. After the war, he served as the naval aide to the President of the United States and commanded the first submerged circumnavigation.

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