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U-47 in Scapa Flow
Language: en
Pages: 80
Authors: Angus Konstam
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-10-20 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

At the outset of World War II, Scapa Flow was supposed to be the safe home base of the British Navy – nothing could penetrate the defences of this bastion. So how, in the dead of night, was Gunther Prien's U-47 able to slip through the line of protective warships
U-47 in Scapa Flow
Language: en
Pages: 80
Authors: Angus Konstam
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-10-20 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

At the outset of World War II, Scapa Flow was supposed to be the safe home base of the British Navy – nothing could penetrate the defences of this bastion. So how, in the dead of night, was Gunther Prien's U-47 able to slip through the line of protective warships
Blitzkrieg
Language: en
Pages: 40
Authors: World History
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-11-25 - Publisher: Lindhardt og Ringhof

On September 1, 1939, Hitler invaded Poland. The country needed to be subjugated quickly before Britain and France could intervene. Germany’s Panzer divisions proved unstoppable. Backed by the Luftwaffe, they smashed through Poland’s defences, destroying roads, bridges, and radio stations. The Polish defended valiantly, but were eventually forced to surrender.
Sailors Under Fire
Language: en
Pages: 32
Authors: Brian Williams
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-05-26 - Publisher: Raintree

Sailors Under Fire looks at sailors in danger.
Submarine Operational Effectiveness in the 20th Century
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: Captain John F. O'Connell, USN (RET.)
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-08-18 - Publisher: iUniverse

The submarine emerged as a serious weapons system during the First World War (1914 - 1918). During that conflict Germany with its unrestricted submarine warfare campaign of 1917 nearly drove Great Britain to the negotiating table. Its U-boats sank 6,196 ships of 13,438,632 gross register tons. Despite post-war attempts to