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Submarine victory

David A. Thomas

Submarine victory

the story of British submarines in World War 2.

by David A. Thomas

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  • 28 Currently reading

Published by Kimber .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Pagination224p.,ill.,23cm
Number of Pages224
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19454326M

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(May 1, – Decem ) was an American journalist and author, best known for his books on military history. He served on the fleet submarine Guardfish (SS) in World War II and later wrote for Time and Life magazines before becoming editor-in-chief of The Saturday Evening Post.

He assisted General Omar Bradley in the writing of his autobiography. Prolific author – and real-life submariner – Beach has written dozens of books on naval history. This novel, the basis for the outstanding Clark Gable-Burt Lancaster film, is an outstanding examination of the physical and psychological challenges of submarine warfare.

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The diminutive, hand-powered HL Hunley was the first submarine ever to sink an enemy ship in combat, and it did so in during the heated final years of America’s bloodiest war. The little Confederate submarine disappeared immediately after its historic victory, leaving behind only a few muddled eyewitness reports and not a single physical clue to the cause of its own demise.

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