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The Kaiser's lost Kreuzer : a history of U-156 and Germany's long-range submarine campaign against North America, 1918

Author: Paul N Hodos
Publisher: Jefferson, North Carolina : McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers, [2017]
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"In the final year of World War I, Germany made its first attempt to wage submarine warfare against faraway shores. Large, long-range U-boats torpedoed Allied shipping off the coasts of the U.S., Canada and West Africa in a desperate campaign to sidestep lethal U-boat defenses in European waters"--
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Hodos, Paul N., 1980-
Kaiser's lost Kreuzer.
Jefferson, North Carolina : McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers, [2017]
(DLC) 2017049565
(OCoLC)981972501
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Paul N Hodos
ISBN: 9781476630403 1476630402
OCLC Number: 1015953180
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Cover; Table of Contents; Acknowledgments; Preface; Prologue: The British Are Coming; 1. The Blockade; 2. The American Problem; 3. The Counter-Blockade and the U-Kreuzers; 4. Room 40; 5. From Carrying Cargo to Sinking It; 6. The Great Mirage; 7. The U-boat Ace; 8. The Trade War and the Secret War; 9. U-Kreuzerkrieg; 10. The Naval Officer; 11. Targeting North America; 12. The U-Kreuzer and the Armored Cruiser; 13. The Battle Off Nauset Beach; 14. Low Hanging Fruit; 15. Halifax, Gateway to the East; 16. Seiner Majestät Schiff Triumph; 17. U-Kreuzerkrieg Amerika 18. Indecision, Loss and a Mystery SolvedEpilogue: Deadly Dreams Become Reality; Dramatis Personæ; Sites of Interest; Tables; Ships Sunk or Damaged by U-156; Specifications of U-156; The Lost Officers of U-156â#x80;#x99;s Second Cruise; U-Kreuzer Tonnage Scores Worldwide; U-Kreuzer Tonnage Scores for the North American Raids/ Campaign; Chapter Notes; Bibliography; Index
Other Titles: History of U-156 and Germany's long-range submarine campaign against North America, 1918
Responsibility: Paul N. Hodos.

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In 1917 and 1918 Germany made her first attempt to wage long range submarine warfare. In that deadly last chapter of the Great War the Germans sent giant submarines to prey upon Allied shipping. This  Read more...

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