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Thursday, May 3, 2012

THE DOOMED BATTLESHIPS

The Navy fought Congress hard to build a new class of super-battleships, but in the end it was the Brooklyn Bridge and Panama Canal that scratched the 65,000-ton behemoths.

This article provides you with the behind the scene info that took place in getting these "Battle Beast"  from the drawing board to their keel being laid....unfortunately after yrs of planning and discussions that didn't take place.