5 Best Submarines of the Cold War

November 28, 2014 Topic: Defense

5 Best Submarines of the Cold War

Waged with advanced, streamlined submarines, hunting each other from the polar ice cap to the Eastern seaboard, the Cold War undersea “game” lasted for over three decades. Here is the best of the best.

Robert Farley is an assistant professor at the Patterson School of Diplomacy and International Commerce. His work includes military doctrine, national security, and maritime affairs. He blogs at Lawyers, Guns and Money and Information Dissemination and The Diplomat. Follow him on Twitter: @drfarls.

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This article first appeared in April and is being reposted due to reader interest.