U-boats in action

  • 48 Pages
  • 4.44 MB
  • English
Squadron/Signal Publications , Warren, Mich
Germany. Kriegsmarine., Submarines (Ships), World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval operations, Subma
Statementby Robert C. Stern ; illustrated by Don Greer.
SeriesWarships ;, no. 1
LC ClassificationsV859.G3 S73
The Physical Object
Pagination48 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4579208M
LC Control Number77151556

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This list may not reflect recent changes (). The U-boat War in World War Two (Kriegsmarine, ) and World War One (Kaiserliche Marine, ) and the Allied efforts to counter the threat.

Over pages on the officers, the boats, technology and the Allied efforts to counter the U-boat threat. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Warships in Action: U-Boats in Action No.

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This book helps readers understand the complexities of the long Battle of the Atlantic by examining those disastrous early days of war and following the U-boats into action. The book traces the voyages of five U-boats to their destinations as they sink twenty-five ships unmolested by the U.S.

Navy, which failed to follow through on British Cited by:   Find out the full story of the furthest U-boat patrol of the war, when U conducted operations in the Pacific Ocean and around Australia from a secret U-boat base in Japanese-occupied Indonesia. By the end oftheir most successful year, U-boats had sunk vessels – million tonnes of shipping.

Illustrated with detailed artworks of German U-boats, Kriegsmarine U-Boats –45 is a comprehensive guide to the submarine arm of the German navy in World War II.

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This book is about the German U-boats and the men who lived, fought and died in them.

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O officers and men served in the German submarine fleetall but 7, of them found an ocean grave. Harald Busch was attached to the U-boat branch of the Kriegsmarine and shared in many of the battles and patrols he describes/5.

U-boat is an anglicised version of the German word U-Boot (), a shortening of Unterseeboot, literally "undersea boat".While the German term refers to any submarine, the English one (in common with several other languages) refers specifically to military submarines operated by Germany, particularly in the First and Second World Wars.

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WW11 Fleet Submarines of the U.S. and. These non-technical, human anecdotes form the core of this book. Rather than compiling a technical treatise, Hitler’s ‘Wonder’ U-Boats makes maximum use of the personal accounts to tell the human story of how this new generation of submarines went to war under the incredibly harsh conditions that prevailed at the time.

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"U-Boats In Action", is a Squadron/Signal Publications Book, by Author Robert C Stern. Product Features. Paperback book with glossy pages. This book details all aspects of U-Boats. Heavily illustrated with actual black-and-white photos.

Line drawings with pointed details. Close-up. The Squadron/Signal Warships book series by multiple authors includes books U-Boats in action - Warships No.

1, U.S. Subs in Action - Warships No. 2, US Battleships in action pt 1, and several more. See the complete Squadron/Signal Warships series book list in order, box sets or omnibus editions, and companion titles. As was the case in World War II, one of the greatest threats to Britain during World War I was the German U-boat menace.

This book traces the development of the U-boat threat from the Brandtaucher, designed by Wilhelm Bauer, the father of the German submarine arm, inthrough to the commissioning of Germany's first U-boat to go into service, the U-1, in Brand: Bloomsbury USA.

The U-boats, it seemed, had developed an effective tactic that had, to date, evaded the Allied navy, tasked with repelling their attacks.

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On May 7,the British ocean liner RMS Lusitania was in route from New York City to Liverpool, England when it was torpedoed and sunk by a German civilians died as a result of this attack, including more than American citizens.

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