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6 edition of WAR OF THE U-BOATS found in the catalog.

WAR OF THE U-BOATS

British Merchantmen Under Fire

by Bernard Edwards

  • 307 Want to read
  • 23 Currently reading

Published by Pen and Sword .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • European history: Second World War,
  • History of specific subjects,
  • Naval forces & warfare,
  • Second World War, 1939-1945,
  • History,
  • History - Military / War,
  • Military,
  • Europe,
  • Military - Naval,
  • History / Military / Naval,
  • Military - World War II,
  • 20th century,
  • Great Britain,
  • Merchant marine,
  • Naval operations,
  • Naval operations, German,
  • Submarine,
  • World War, 1939-1945

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages224
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8953528M
    ISBN 101844155013
    ISBN 109781844155019

    Specializing in books covering every aspect of the Great War, memoirs, battle studies and unit histories. The Western Front and post-war battlefield guide books are a specialty. Current book inventory listed and up-dated regularly on my web site. German Navy Kriegsmarine U-Boats War Diary and WW2 U-Boote History CD. INCLUDED ON THIS CD. Translations of U-boat logs and diaries kept by the captains (leaders) of German U-boats for Norway,Italy and the Mediterranean, translated by the United States Office of Naval Intelligence. The logs and diaries in this collection were part of the German Navy Archives seized in April at Castle Seller Rating: % positive.

    The existing war logs of the Leader of U-Boats, Arctic Ocean, cover the time period from January to October Although war journals post October have not been found, the position of Leader of U-Boats, Norway, operated through the end of World War II. This was not the first time that German U-boats had come to United States waters. During World War I, three U-boats sank ten ships off the Tar Heel coast in what primarily was considered a demonstration of German naval power. But by , U-boats had become bigger, faster, and more deadly/5(50).

    German U-Boats Crews and Commanders. 7, likes · 1 talking about this. German U-Boats Crews and Commanders Plus Military Photos and Videos from WW2 Followers: K. "Chris Dubbs addresses an overlooked area of World War I cultural history, American fascination with German submarines during and after the war when the United States used .


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Chronicles submarine warfare in the North Atlantic during the Second World War, and describes the battles above and below the surface/5(27).

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. The U-boat War in World War Two () and World War One (). Over 30, pages on the officers, the boats, technology and the Allied efforts to counter the U-boat threat. During World War II, U-boat warfare was the major component of the Battle of the Atlantic, which began in and ended with Germany's surrender in The Armistice of 11 November ending World War I had scuttled most of the old Imperial German Navy and the subsequent Treaty of Versailles of limited the surface navy of Germany's new Weimar Republic to only six battleships (of less.

U-Boats at War book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. These are the German estimates of Allied and Neutral ships destroyed /5. From the earliest days of the Second World War, Hitlers U-Boats were unleashed with the mission of sinking as much Allied merchant tonnage as possible.

From the sinking of the Glasgow-based ship Olivegrove by U, to the end of hostilities six years later officers and seamen of the Merchant Marine played a key role in winning the war by their.

A new book authored by Jack and Richard Colman provides details of the work of the Coastal Command as they hunted German U-boats during World War II. Jack was just weeks away from his twenty-first birthday when he joined the Royal Air Force (RAF) in the October of This book is an incredible true story about a U-boat captain who survived the entire war, one of about two dozen to do so.

I had previously read Das Boot by Lothar-Günther Buchheim many times, which describes the German point of view of the Battle of the Atlantic circa late Iron Coffins completed the picture, and showed both the early phase of the battle, when the U-boats nearly swept /5.

I'd recommend the following: Herbert A. Werner, "Iron Coffins" Herbert Werner served in u-boats from to the end of the end of the war, ending up a u-boat captain in the latter stages of World War II.

Werner beat the odds; he was one of onl. Clay Blair's best-selling naval classic Silent Victory: The U.S. Submarine War Against Japan, is regarded as the definitive account of that decisive phase of the war in the Pacific.

Nine years in the making, Hitler's U-boat War is destined to become the definitive account of the German submarine /5. Oct 20,  · It helped ships delivering vital supplies to the UK during the darkest days of the war to evade the packs of German U-boats trying to hunt them down, and enabled Britain to rebuild its strength Author: Hugh Sebag-Montefiore.

Shadow Divers (published in ) is a non-fictional book by Robert Kurson recounting of the discovery of a World War II German U-boat 60 miles (97 km) off the coast of New Jersey, United States in Author: Robert Kurson.

Mar 21,  · Unprotected, they face the German U-boats alone resulting in losses of both materials and lives. It’s the forgotten story of how the German U-boats almost decimated the shipping industry resulting in the United States losing staggering amounts of /5.

U Boats were the scourge of the seas for Allied shipping during both World Wars almost bringing Britain to the brink of starvation on several occasions. This book contains unseen photographs taken by German submarine crew and captains during each ogmaexpo.com World War One selection features a submariner's photos of U, an early German U-boat.

Over U-boats were scuttled in northern ports the first week in May ' in Wilhelmshaven, 10 at Hamburg, 31 in Travemünde and 26 in Kiel the 2d.

and 3d; 56 in Flensburg alone the 5th. From then till the end of June, approximately an equal number of submarine crews surrendered to the Allies from Narvik to Portsmouth, N.

H., and a. Jul 31,  · Surviving the U-Boats - WW1 Uncut - BBC BBC. Loading Unsubscribe from BBC. German Submarine Warfare in World War 1 I THE GREAT WAR Special. The WWII equivalent of this campaign is famously documented in Michael Gannon’s excellent book, Operation Drumbeat, but there is no recent account about the submarine campaign off of American shores during the First World War.

As for the boats themselves, the U-boats in the earlier war were much more similar to their counterparts in the later.

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Interesting World War One U-Boat Facts. U-Boat is the abbreviation for "undersea boat". The abbreviation in German is U-boot for Unterseeboot. Germany built several different classes and types of U-Boats during World War 1 varying in length, speed, and crew capacity; the typical one was over feet long, carried 10 to 20 torpedoes, could stay submerged for about 2 hours at a time, and had a.

Nov 29,  · U-BOATS goes under the waves with the men who manned the "Iron Coffins," as the German submersibles came to be called.

★Watch Most Popular Documentaries Rele.Jul 03,  · The U-boat would be irresistibly drawn to the convoy, where the destroyers and trawlers waited to pounce on it; this was a new form of offensive warfare, one that set previous thinking on its ear.

For three years the Royal Navy had been trying to take the war to the U-boats, now the convoys brought the U-boats to them.THE STRANGE ODYSSEY OF THE GERMAN U-BOAT U the Wanderling. Toward the end of World War II a German submarine from the Monsun Gruppe 33rd Flotilla operating out of Penang, Malaysia was said to have shown up at the La Palma Secret Base, a primitive submarine-pen hewn out of the jungle-like estuaries of Chiapas along Mexico's far southern reaches of the Pacific Coast by the Japanese.