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The Resource U-boats of the Second World War : Their Longest Voyages

U-boats of the Second World War : Their Longest Voyages

Label
U-boats of the Second World War : Their Longest Voyages
Title
U-boats of the Second World War
Title remainder
Their Longest Voyages
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
An account of life on German U-boats during the Second World War. It describes in detail the conditions in which the crews operated in as they undertook long-distance missions to the United States, Africa and the Far East
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Showell, Jak P. Mallmann
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • photographs
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Submarines (Ships)
Label
U-boats of the Second World War : Their Longest Voyages
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page [236]) and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Very long range ocean-going U-boats -- Very long distance U-boat voyages: a summary of operations -- Germany's foreign connections -- Submarine cargo carriers -- German bases in distant waters -- Life in long distance U-boats -- First moves far afield: Freetown and Florida -- U180: the first U-boat with motor torpedo boat engines -- U195: the other type with motor torpedo boat engines -- At the receiving end: torpedoes, depth charges and mines -- U178: the first thrust to South Africa -- U178: the second thrust to the Indian Ocean -- U178 reaches Penang in the Far East -- An unpretentious end and a miraculous journey -- Balloons and autogyros
Control code
812258525
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
240 pages
Isbn
9781781551028
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)812258525
Label
U-boats of the Second World War : Their Longest Voyages
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page [236]) and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Very long range ocean-going U-boats -- Very long distance U-boat voyages: a summary of operations -- Germany's foreign connections -- Submarine cargo carriers -- German bases in distant waters -- Life in long distance U-boats -- First moves far afield: Freetown and Florida -- U180: the first U-boat with motor torpedo boat engines -- U195: the other type with motor torpedo boat engines -- At the receiving end: torpedoes, depth charges and mines -- U178: the first thrust to South Africa -- U178: the second thrust to the Indian Ocean -- U178 reaches Penang in the Far East -- An unpretentious end and a miraculous journey -- Balloons and autogyros
Control code
812258525
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
240 pages
Isbn
9781781551028
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)812258525

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