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Miracles on the water : the heroic survivors of the U-boat attack on the SS City of Benares - one of the great lost stories of WWII

Author: Tom Nagorski
Publisher: London : Robinson, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English
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On September 17, 1940, the SS City of Benares was sailing in the North Atlantic with more than four hundred people on board. At a little after ten o'clock that night, a German submarine torpedoed the  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Personal narratives
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Tom Nagorski
ISBN: 9781845294328 1845294327
OCLC Number: 123111494
Description: xv, 345 pages, [16] pages of plates : illustrations ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Tom Nagorski.

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