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The real cruel sea : the merchant navy in the battle of the Atlantic, 1939-1943

Author: Richard Woodman
Publisher: London : J. Murray, 2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Pbk. edView all editions and formats
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For British, Battle of Atlantic was a fight for survival, as they depended upon safe transit of hundreds of convoys of merchant ships laden with food, raw materials and munitions from America to feed  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Woodman
ISBN: 0719565995 9780719565991
OCLC Number: 58829339
Notes: Originally published: 2004.
Description: xv, 781 pages : illustrations, maps ; 20 cm
Other Titles: Merchant navy in the battle of the Atlantic, 1939-1943
Responsibility: Richard Woodman ; illustration by John Morris.

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'Combines harrowing, sometimes humorous eyewitness accounts with a strategic evaluation of the war at sea ... A superbly researched memorial' -- Christopher Lee, Literary Review 'This is military Read more...

 
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