The Third Reich from Original Sources - The U-Boat War In the Atlantic - Volume II:1942-1943

The Third Reich from Original Sources - The U-Boat War In the Atlantic - Volume II:1942-1943

by Bob Carruthers
     
 
This is the second of three volumes covering the U-boat war in the Atlantic during the Second World War.

This work was compiled under the supervision of the U.S Navy Department and the British Admiralty by Fregattenkapitan Gunther Hessler. The author, though without previous experience as a writer, had first hand experience of U-boat warfare having commanded

Overview

This is the second of three volumes covering the U-boat war in the Atlantic during the Second World War.

This work was compiled under the supervision of the U.S Navy Department and the British Admiralty by Fregattenkapitan Gunther Hessler. The author, though without previous experience as a writer, had first hand experience of U-boat warfare having commanded a U-boat in 1940 and 1941. For the remainder of the war he was Staff Officer to the Flag Officer commanding U-boats. He had access to German war diaries and other relevant documents concerning U-boat command, and this work based on these many documents, tells the story entirely from the viewpoint of that command. For this reason this work is essential reading for anyone interested in the history of World War II from primary sources and will be of enduring interest to those engaged in attempting to unravel the true nature of submarine warfare in World War II.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781908538505
Publisher:
Coda Books Ltd
Publication date:
10/28/2011
Sold by:
LULU PRESS
Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
7 MB

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