U-boat Assault on America: The Eastern Seaboard Campaign 1942

U-boat Assault on America: The Eastern Seaboard Campaign 1942

by Ken Brown


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781473887282
Publisher: Naval Institute Press
Publication date: 11/15/2017
Pages: 288
Sales rank: 925,409
Product dimensions: 6.20(w) x 9.30(h) x 1.10(d)

About the Author

KEN BROWN has had a long fascination with naval history and has been conducting research on U-boats off the east coast of the United States for more than three years. He has published several articles in World at War magazine.

Table of Contents

List of Illustrations vi

Acknowledgements ix

Introduction xi

1 Navy Bureaucracy and the Development of Doctrine 1

2 Atlantic War Mobilisation 18

3 Rearmament: The Navy and Public Relief 41

4 Submarine Warfare in the First World War 58

5 Diplomacy and Submarine Development Between the Wars 77

6 New York City Enters the War 97

7 Replacing the Losses to the Merchant Marine 120

8 The Kriegsmarine at War 134

9 Operation Drumbeat 155

Appendix: Adolphus Andrews 185

Notes 188

Bibliography 197

Index 203

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