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Into the danger zone : sea crossings of the First World War

Author: Tad Fitch; Michael Poirier
Publisher: Stroud, Gloucestershire The History Press, 2014. ©2014
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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'Into the Danger Zone' recounts what it was like for both the military and civilians to experience a transatlantic voyage in a time of war and uncertainty, at risk from any number of dangers, including U-boats, mines and enemy surface vessels.
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Tad Fitch; Michael Poirier
ISBN: 9780752497112 0752497111
OCLC Number: 897777812
Description: 432 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 24 cm
Contents: Foreword / Hugh Brewster --
Authors' note: A century separates us --
1. The dawning of the Great War, 1914 --
2. Escalation, 1915 --
3. The waning and resurgent U-boat offensive, 1916 --
4. Unrestricted, 1917 --
5. Over there, 1918 --
6. Epilogue, 1919.
Responsibility: Tad Fitch and Michael Poirier.

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'Into the Danger Zone' recounts what it was like for both the military and civilians to experience a transatlantic voyage in a time of war and uncertainty, at risk from any number of dangers, including U-boats, mines and enemy surface vessels.

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