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By Eric W. Osborne

On July four, 1991, the Arleigh Burke type of destroyers, the main robust floor fighters in naval background, was once commissioned. It was once the fruits of a century-and-a-half evolution of the destroyer―an evolution captured during this brilliant and well timed heritage of the world's most well liked warship.

• Dozens of bright images and technical illustrations offering the main points of the world's most vital destroyers, from the 1st send of the kind to the current day

• An exhaustive word list that comes with well-liked participants, technological recommendations, battles and wars within which destroyers participated, and diplomatic agreements affecting the advance of destroyers

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