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The cruel sea

Author: Nicholas Monsarrat
Publisher: Short Hills, NJ : Burford Books, [2000] ©1951.
Series: Classics of war.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A powerful novel of the North Atlantic in World War II, telling the story of two British ships and their desparate cat-and-mouse game with Nazi U-boats.
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Genre/Form: Sea stories
War stories
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Nicholas Monsarrat
ISBN: 1580800467 9781580800464
OCLC Number: 43207280
Description: 509 p. ; 21 cm.
Contents: 1939 : learning --
1940 : skirmishing --
1941 : grappling --
1942 : fighting --
1943 : the moment of balance --
1944 : winning --
1945 : the prize.
Series Title: Classics of war.
Responsibility: Nicholas Monsarrat.

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A powerful novel of the North Atlantic in World War II, telling the story of two British ships and their desparate cat-and-mouse game with Nazi U-boats.

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by koh1213 (WorldCat user published 2010-07-06) Excellent Permalink

The Cruel Sea is a vivid novel that takes place in the Atlantic Ocean, where men are called upon patriotic duty to serve in the Royal Navy. A cluster of men unites and fights as one team to defeat the Nazi U-Boats.  Nicholas Monsarrat not only wrote a story based on his personal experience, but...
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