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The destruction of the Bismarck

Author: David J Bercuson; Holger H Herwig
Publisher: Woodstock, N.Y : Overlook Press, 2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Reconstructs the final days of the Bismarck, the flagship of the German navy, which was tracked and destroyed by a British armada in a dramatic turning point in World War II.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David J Bercuson; Holger H Herwig
ISBN: 1585673978 9781585673971
OCLC Number: 775271889
Description: viii, 385 p., [16] p. pl. : ill., krt. ; 23 cm
Contents: Prologue --
Battleship Bismarck: the pride of Hitler's navy --
Rhine exercise: the march to the Denmark Strait --
The King's ships, but Tovey's men --
Deadly encounter --
Hot pursuit --
Roosevelt's dilemma --
Search and destroy --
The kill --
Epilogue.
Responsibility: David J. Bercuson and Holger H. Herwig.

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Reconstructs the final days of the Bismarck, the flagship of the German navy, which was tracked and destroyed by a British armada in a dramatic turning point in World War II.

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