TITLE

Diplomacy's gunboat

AUTHOR(S)
Auster, Bruce B.; Palmer, Brian
PUB. DATE
February 1994
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;2/28/94, Vol. 116 Issue 8, p28
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Recaps a six-month cruise aboard one of diplomacy's gunboats, the USS America, as it travels to Bosnia, Somalia and Iraq. Leavetaking; Description of the aircraft carrier; Firepower; Life at sea; Marines; Liberty; Christmas Eve; Emergency; Coming home. INSETS: Flying off a carrier.;Landing: Recovery.;Above decks, below decks..
ACCESSION #
9402237585

 

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