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5 edition of K-19 found in the catalog.

K-19

the widowmaker

by Peter A. Huchthausen

  • 7 Want to read
  • 39 Currently reading

Published by National Geographic Society, Hi Marketing in Washington, D.C, London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • K-19 (Submarine),
  • K-19 (Motion picture),
  • Nuclear submarines -- Soviet Union -- History.,
  • Submarine disasters -- Soviet Union -- History.,
  • Historical films.

  • About the Edition

    At the height of the 1960s Cold War, Russia launches its flagship nuclear submarine, the K-19. In command is iron-willed Captain Alexei Vostrikov (Harrison Ford). Also aboard is the popular executive officer Mikhail Polenin (Liam Neeson), who clashed with Vostrikov but shares his unwavering patriotism.

    Edition Notes

    Film tie-in.

    StatementPeter Huchthausen
    ContributionsNational Geographic Society (U.S.)
    The Physical Object
    Pagination160 p. :
    Number of Pages160
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24211611M
    ISBN 10079226472X
    ISBN 109780792264729
    OCLC/WorldCa49238337

      At the height of the s Cold War, Russia launches its flagship nuclear submarine, the K In command is iron-willed Captain Alexei Vostrikov (Harrison Ford). Also aboard is the popular executive officer Mikhail Polenin (Liam Neeson), who clashed Pages:   In , Moscow is eager to set sail with Russian nuclear submarine the K, even though it's not quite ready and even though it appears to be a "bad luck" boat. Captain Mikhail Polenin (Liam Neeson) is replaced by stern, by-the-book Captain Alexei Vostrikov (Harrison Ford), much to the anger of his beloved crew.4/5.

    K19 may refer to. K19 pipe, a diatreme in the southwestern part of the Buffalo Head Hills kimberlite field in Northern Alberta, Canada; K (Kansas highway), a state highway K The Widowmaker, a movie about the first of many disasters that befell the Soviet submarine of the same name; Soviet submarine K, a Soviet submarine; Symphony No. 4 (Mozart) K. 19, a symphony in D major by. Book One: Razor When love cuts like a knife K19 Security Solutions partner, Tabon “Razor” Sharp has seen his fair share of tragedy, but one thing is for certain: he never forgets a face. Agreeing to be his buddy’s groomsman means he’ll once again reunite with the enchanting and gorgeous, Ava McNamara.

    Class of 2k19 is a group of 20 YA and MG authors releasing debut novels in If you’re interested in learning more about our books, our authors, giveaways, and in-person events, you’ve come to the right place. When you add our books—we know you’ll love your shelf.   K The Widowmaker tries to illustrate exactly this point. It tries really hard. So hard in fact, that I think most of the good stuff will go over most folk’s heads and the bad stuff will appear larger than necessary and more boring than need be. Let’s start with the bad. Harrison Ford isn’t aging well. He looks old, ragged, worn.


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This book gives you the real story behind the dramatization presented in the motion picture: K The Widowmaker. More than just a companion piece, the book provides passages K-19 book a diary maintained by the captain of K, extensive research materials on the incident itself as well as the Cold War Soviet Union K-19 book and motivations that 4/5(30).

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Huchthausen I choose to read another original by Peter A. Huchthausen, K The Widowmaker. It is one of his better books, but for some readers may seem quite bland.

It takes place in the yearwhen the nuclear race with Russia was at its highest tension point/5(). The Soviet nuclear submarine K was the pride of the Soviet Navy, but on July 4,during its maiden voyage to the North Atlantic for war games, it suddenly and unexpectedly developed a serious leak in one of the reactors.

In a race against time, the officers and crew worked desperately and brilliantly, under intense exposure to radiation, to improvise a coolant system, averting a 4/5(3).

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Price New from Used from Paperback "Please retry" $ — $ Author: Thomas Wolfe. K The Widowmaker [Blu-ray] is a first rate DVD movie and blu-ray just makes the visual and sound quality that much better. There are scenes of gore during which the men are exposed to very high levels of radation after the reactor literally loses its cool.

Radiation sickness is shown at its worst with a moderate amount of graphic detail /5(). Excellent book about the story of the Soviet nuclear submarine k With lots of first hand information from the the captain of the k, Nikolai Zateyev, this book gives great insights into what it was like serving in the Soviet submarine fleet during the height of the Cold War/5(6).

K was one of the first two Soviet submarines of the class (NATO reporting name Hotel-class submarine), the first generation nuclear submarine equipped with nuclear ballistic missiles, specifically the R boat was hurriedly built by the Soviets who were anxious to catch up with the United States' lead in nuclear submarines.

Before it was launched, 10 civilian workers and a. This book gives you the real story behind the dramatization presented in the motion picture: K The Widowmaker.

More than just a companion piece, the book provides passages from a diary maintained by the captain of K, extensive research materials on the incident itself as well as the Cold War Soviet Union conditions and motivations that contributed to the incident.5/5(5). K of course the story of which has been made into a movie.

A near nuclear meltdown on the Soviet atomic powered submarine, crew members subjected to dangerous levels of radiation, those charged with containing the disaster even receiving lethal doses. This book to a degree reminds me of the Penkovskiy Papers from forty years earlier. The NOOK Book (eBook) of the K19 Security Solutions Boxed Set Books by Heather Slade at Barnes & Noble.

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The book provides a deeper understanding of the political pressures that contributed to leadership failures within the Soviet Navy. k - 19 Sort By Position Name Price Show 15 30 50 All per page. Get this from a library. K the widowmaker. [Peter A Huchthausen; National Geographic Society (U.S.)] -- At the height of the s Cold War, Russia launches its flagship nuclear submarine, the K In command is iron-willed Captain Alexei Vostrikov (Harrison Ford).

Also aboard is the popular executive. The K was towed to Polyarnyy, a port above the Arctic Circle on the Kola Peninsula. Korchilov and five other sailors were rushed to Moscow.

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The instrumentation for the symphony is unknown, but Alfred Einstein speculated that it would have been the same as the contemporary known symphonies K.

16 and K. 19 (strings, 2 oboes, and 2 horns).In his third edition of the Köchel catalogue, he dated it to early in London, and opined that the incipit showed the influence of J.

Bach's symphonies. K The Widowmaker is a historical submarine film directed and produced by Kathryn Bigelow, and produced by Edward S. Feldman, Sigurjon Sighvatsson, Christine Whitaker and Matthias Deyle with screenplay by Christopher international production of the US, UK, Germany and Canada, the film takes place in and focuses its story on the Soviet K by: Klaus Badelt.

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