Loose Guns or Genius? Admiral Hyman George Rickover, the U.S. Navy's Most Hated Man
Date: Jan. 23 2004 |
Typescript of a speech given by Captain Archie P. Kelley, USN (Ret.), to the Coronado Roundtable, Coronado, California, entitled "Loose Guns or Genius? Admiral Hyman George Rickover, the U.S. Navy's Most Hated Man." Rickover was a United States Navy admiral who directed the original development of naval nuclear propulsion, controlled its operations for three decades as director of Naval Reactors, and became known as the "Father of the Nuclear Navy". more...