The German Battleship Bismarck: Bismarck used 12 Wagner high-pressure boilers, 3 Blohm & Voss geared turbines with 150,170 shaft horsepower, and 3 three-blade propellers with a 4.7 meter diameter for propulsion.
Charles McCain is a Washington DC based freelance journalist and novelist. He is the author of "An Honorable German," a World War Two naval epic. You can read more of his work on his website:
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