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German commerce raider vs British cruiser : the Atlantic & the Pacific, 1941

Author: Robert Forczyk
Publisher: Oxford ; Long Island City : Osprey, 2010.
Series: Duel (Oxford, England), 27.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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During World War II, the Kriegsmarine armed merchant vessels with concealed guns and torpedo tubes for attacks against Allied shipping. To counter this deadly threat, the Royal Navy employed cruisers  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Forczyk
ISBN: 9781846039188 1846039185
OCLC Number: 520760799
Description: 80 pages : illustrations (some color), color maps ; 25 cm.
Series Title: Duel (Oxford, England), 27.
Responsibility: Robert Forczyk.

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"One of four Osprey titles by author Robert Forczyk, PhD, this is a fascinating story of German innovation, panache, and guile challenging the steel and firepower of the mighty Royal Navy... Read more...

 
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