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War of the U-Boats

Edwards, Bernard Captain.

War of the U-Boats

British merchantmen under fire

by Edwards, Bernard Captain.

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Published by Pen & Sword Military in Barnsley .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval operations, German.,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval operations -- Submarine.,
  • Merchant marine -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementby Bernard Edwards.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 210 p. :
    Number of Pages210
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22747628M
    ISBN 101844155013
    ISBN 109781844155019

    Jan 29,  · Germans unleash U-boats. On January 31, , Germany announces the renewal of unrestricted submarine warfare in the Atlantic as German torpedo-armed submarines prepare to attack any and all ships. Oct 28,  · From Phonographs to U-Boats: Edison and His “Insomnia Squad” in Peace and War, From Phonographs to U-Boats: Edison and His “Insomnia Squad” in Peace and War, by Thomas E. Jeffrey is the guide to Part V of the microfilm edition of the Thomas A. Edison coffeecompanyflorida.com important work of scholarship in its own right, this groundbreaking book probes an . German U-boats were a big part of World War 1 and World War 2. The German U-boat fleet all started in when the German government ordered for a new type of military submarine to be produced. They helped the Germans drive Britain out of the war. German U-boats were cheap to produce and really effective during the war. Jun 30,  · An old law aimed at German U-boats is sinking Puerto Rico. By. After the First World War, Congress's idea was to protect the country's merchant marine from foreign competition, so .


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