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The golden horseshoe : the wartime career of Otto Kretschmer, U-Boat ace

Author: Terence Robertson
Publisher: London : Greenhill, 2003, ©1955.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : [New ed.]View all editions and formats
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Named Person: Otto Kretschmer; Otto (Soldat) Kretschmer
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Terence Robertson
ISBN: 185367558X 9781853675584
OCLC Number: 59344148
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 208 pages, [12] pages of plates : 1 portrait ; 23 cm
Contents: The ring round Britain --
Battle stations --
Orkneys and Shetlands --
The front moves West --
The happy time --
Convoy H.X.72 --
One torpedo, one ship --
Hunter's moon --
Hitler's guest --
On leave --
The "aces" at sea --
Trapped --
The secret meeting --
War behind bars --
Bowmanville --
With the crew --
Home port.
Responsibility: Terence Robertson ; introduction by Jürgen Rohwer.

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