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DIVE INTO HISTORY: VOLUME 3: U BOATS

by Henry C Keatts and George C Farr

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(Subject: Naval & Maritime: Ships, Submarines & Other Vessels - General) The wrecks of the the sunken U Boats off the US Coastal waters. Chapters on U-Boat evolution, World War I & II. Also chapters on each U-Boat examined UC-97, UB-88, U-85, U-352, U-215, U-701, U-853, U-1105 and U-2513. How they were sunk, details of the locations and exploration… Read more
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THE GOLDEN HORSESHOE

by Terence Robertson

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(Subject: Naval & Maritime: Ships, Submarines & Other Vessels - General) Mass market paperback. pages browning. Good.The legendary U-Boat ace Otto Kretschmer was branded 'The Wolf of the Atlantic', and for good reason. In his dramatic wartime career he sank ship after ship, sowing terror among Allied convoys. Kretschmer was a daring officer who favoured bringing his U-Boat into… Read more
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HEART OF OAK

by Tristan Jones

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(Subject: Naval & Maritime: Ships, Submarines & Other Vessels - General) Mass market paperback. Pages browning. Creasing on back cover and small tear on back endpaper. Good. The author spent much of his life working on sailing barges and so he is no stranger to the seas when he joins up at age 16 in 1940. This is the… Read more
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KELLY

by Kenneth Poolman

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9780450017346
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(Subject: Naval & Maritime: Ships, Submarines & Other Vessels - General) Mass market paperback. Covers creased, pages browning. good. The short and dramatic life of HMS Kelly 1939-41. the destroyer commanded by Earl Mountbatten (Published: 1974) (Publisher: New English Library) (ISBN: 0450017346) (Pagination: 220pp) (Condition: ) UL-XXXXXX
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(Subject: Naval & Maritime: Ships, Submarines & Other Vessels - General) Mass market paperback, very good in card covers.On the eve of World War II, the Squalus, America's newest submarine, plunged to the bottom of the North Atlantic. Miraculously, thirty-three crew members still survived in the stricken vessel. While their loved ones waited in unbearable tension onshore, their ultimate… Read more
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NIGHT ACTION: MTB FLOTILLA AT WAR

by Captain Peter Dickens DSO,MBE,DSC

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9780552102247
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(Subject: Naval & Maritime: Ships, Submarines & Other Vessels - General) Mass market paperback. Good. One of the few accounts covering Motor Torpedo-Boat operations in the Second World War. The author commanded 21st MTB Flotilla and his impressive account relates to actions fought in the North Sea and Channel. (Published: 1976) (Publisher: Corgi Books) (ISBN: 0552102245) (Pagination: 285pp illustrations)… Read more
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THE DEADLY STROKE

by Warren Tute

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(Subject: Naval & Maritime: Ships, Submarines & Other Vessels - General) Mass market paperback. Pages browning. Good. On 3 July, 1940 units of the Royal Navy under Admiral Sommerville attacked and largely destroyed the French Fleet as it lay at it's mooorings at Mers-el-Kebir. Until two weeks before the French and the British had been allies but the British… Read more
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BATTLE OF THE TORPEDO BOATS

by Brian Cooper

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9780330232432
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(Subject: Naval & Maritime: Ships, Submarines & Other Vessels - General) Mass market paperback. Page edges browning, possibly unread. The battles of the MTBs, MGBs and PT boats of the Second World War and their action in the English Channel, Mediterranean the Pacific (Published: 1972) (Publisher: Pan Books) (ISBN: 0330232436) (Pagination: 335pp, illustrations, maps) (Condition: ) UL-XXXXXX
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THE SECRET NAVIES

by A Cecil Hampshire

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(Subject: Naval & Maritime: Ships, Submarines & Other Vessels - General) Mass market paperback. Pages browning. Good.The 15th MGB Flotilla, the 30th Assault Unit, Royal Marine Boom Patrol Detachment and Naval Special Forces Units in the Second World War. (Published: 1980) (Publisher: Sphere Books) (ISBN: 0722142226) (Pagination: 318pp illustrations.) (Condition: ) UL-XXXXXX
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THE U-BOAT PERIL: AN ANTI-SUBMARINE COMMANDER'S WAR

by Captain Reginald Whinney

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(Subject: Naval & Maritime: Ships, Submarines & Other Vessels - General) Starting his story as a young sub lieutenant, the author served on one of the worst ships in the Invergordon Mutiny of 1931. He went on to Captain a battered destroyer in action against U-Boats and was one of the highest scoring U-boat hunters of WW11. (Published: 1989)… Read more
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(Subject: Naval & Maritime: Ships, Submarines & Other Vessels - General) Mass market paperback, pages browning at the edges. Very good. One of the Third Reich's "Strength Through Joy" cruise ships, commandeered in the Second World War as a transport. This is the story of its ill-fated voyage in the Baltic in January 1945, when it was sunk and… Read more
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THE JAPANESE NAVY IN WORLD WAR II

by David Evans

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9780870213168
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(Subject: Naval & Maritime: Ships, Submarines & Other Vessels - General) Second Edition. A collection of essays giving Japanese perspectives of the War in the Pacific in the words of former Japanese Naval officers. The accounts include Pearl Harbor, Philippines, Indian Ocean, Midway, Guadalcanal, Savo Island, Leyte Gulf, Kamikazi and the sinking of the Yamato. (Published: 1986) (Publisher: Naval… Read more
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THEY WERE EXPENDABLE

by W L White

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(Subject: Naval & Maritime: Ships, Submarines & Other Vessels - General) Fragile. Spine fraying and slightly detached. No d/w. This is the story of the US Navy PT Boats, stationed at the start of the Second World War in the Philippines. The Squadron Commander John Bulkeley received the Medal of Honor for his actions which included bringing General MacArthur… Read more
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E-BOATS AND COASTAL CRAFT

by Paul Beaver

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9780850594447
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(Subject: Naval & Maritime: Ships, Submarines & Other Vessels - General) Well used and worn but useful reference copy. World War 2 Photo Album No.17 Selected from the Bundersarchiv collection this is a concise photo monograph illustrating the Kriegsmarine light attack and coastal escort craft of WWII. (Published: 1980) (Publisher: Patrick Stephens) (ISBN: 0850594448) (Pagination: 98pp, 140 photos) (Condition:… Read more
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STAND BY TO BEACH

by Gordon Holman

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(Subject: Naval & Maritime: Ships, Submarines & Other Vessels - General) Blue boards marked. Marked inside, 2 pictures repaired, but useful study copy. More than five thousand ships took part in the D-day invasion. The author who went with them witnessed the build up of the fleet. He describes the men and their ships before during and after D-Day… Read more
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THE WATERY MAZE

by Brigadier Bernard Fergusson DSO

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(Subject: Naval & Maritime: Ships, Submarines & Other Vessels - General) The record of Combined Operations in World War II. The first Inter-service (and also the first International) Headquarters set up in World War II. The history and development of the specially designed ships and landing craft. The fruitful marriage of British design and American production. The operations included… Read more
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THE HUNTERS AND THE HUNTED

by Jochen Brennecke

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(Subject: Naval & Maritime: Ships, Submarines & Other Vessels - General) German submarine aces of World War II tell their own unique stories of war and death under the sea. Here is the full story of the men and weapons that almost won the war for Hitler––first-hand stories of dramatic and daring action by the U-boat aces themselves. Included… Read more
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U-BOAT 977

by Heinz Schaeffer

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(Subject: Naval & Maritime: Ships, Submarines & Other Vessels - General) No d/w. Blue boards with fade marks.Small Graze on endpaper plan. Text clean and unmarked. The author was the last commander of U-Boat 977. This account includes his wartime experiences and his 66 day underwater voyage to Argentina after the surrender in 1945 - thus creating the rumour… Read more
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U-BOAT ACES AND THEIR FATES

by Geoffrey P Jones

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9780718306854
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(Subject: Naval & Maritime: Ships, Submarines & Other Vessels - General) Some of the most able of the U-Boat Commanders of the WW.II Kriegsmarine, the attacks they made and their fates (Published: 1988) (Publisher: William Kimber) (ISBN: 0718306856) (Pagination: 256pp, 47 photos, 8 maps and diagrams) (Condition: Good in dw) UL-XXXXXX
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THE BISMARCK EPISODE

by Captain Russell Grenfell R.N.

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(Subject: Naval & Maritime: Ships, Submarines & Other Vessels - General) Blue boards, no dustjacket. Endpapers browning. From the first intelligence of the Bismarck in the Norwegian Fjords and the hunt led by Admiral Tovey, to her sinking just under six days later. (Published: 1948) (Publisher: Faber & Faber) (Pagination: 219pp, ills, maps) (Condition: Good) UL-XXXXXX
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