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All Hands Down: The True Story of the Soviet Attack on the USS Scorpion

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320 pages4 hours

Summary

A Cold War disaster that took ninety-nine lives, and was denied for forty years. What really happened to the USS Scorpion?

May 1968: An American submarine is sent to investigate suspicious Soviet ships gathered in the mid-Atlantic. No one aboard the USS Scorpion was aware of the trap they rode into – that the Soviets planned revenge for the mysterious sinking of a Russian sub two months before… or that a traitor has been supplying the KGB with the US Navy’s top-secret codes.

In this thrilling story that portray the human side of a naval tragedy that was officially denied for forty years, veteran submariner and bestselling author Kenneth Sewell chronicles the astounding true events behind the demise of the USS Scorpion.

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