submarine books on THRESHER and SCORPION selling strongly this month

With the 55th anniversary of the loss of USS THRESHER, sales have picked up for two books about the loss of US nuclear submarines by Bruce Rule.

Author: Bruce Rule
Why the USS Scorpion (SSN 589) Was Lost: The Death of a Submarine in the North Atlantic

Why the USS Scorpion (SSN 589) Was Lost: The Death of a Submarine in the North Atlantic

$29.50
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In their official report of 29 January 1970, the SCORPION Structural Analysis Group (SAG), which included the Navy's leading experts in submarine design, submarine structures, and the effect of underwater explosions, advised the Navy Court of Inquiry (COI) that the US nuclear submarine SCORPION was ... More info →
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Why the USS Thresher (SSN 593) Was Lost

Why the USS Thresher (SSN 593) Was Lost

$24.00
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The US nuclear submarine THRESHER (SSN-593) was lost because standard compensation procedures to adjust for hull compression during the deep-dive on 10 April 1963 were not followed. Consequently, THRESHER was heavy (negatively buoyant) at test-depth (1300 feet) and unable to deballast because adiab... More info →
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I’m proud of these books as they present the most authoritative explanation for these tragedies and as such are essential to preventing future tragedies.

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