Iron Coffins

Author: Herbert A. Werner
Publisher: Da Capo Press
ISBN: 9780306811609
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The former German U-boat commander Herbert Werner navigates readers through the waters of World War II, recounting four years of the most significant and savage battles.

World War Ii In Literature For Youth

Author: Patricia Hachten Wee
Publisher: Scarecrow Press
ISBN: 9780810853010
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Stealth at Sea: the History of the Submarine. New York: Houghton Mifflin, 1995.
374 pp. (he. 0395652421). Grade level: 6-12. This is a technical and in- depth
history of the invention and development of the submarine from a clumsy idea to
a most intricate and sophisticated weapon in less than a century. Werner, Herbert
A. Iron Coffins: A Personal Account of the German U-Boat Battles of World War II.
New York: Da Capo, 1998. 384 pp. (pbk. 0306808420). Grade level: 7-12. This is
the ...

Due To Enemy Action

Author: Stephen Puleo
Publisher: Untreed Reads
ISBN: 161187310X
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Despite several fine works on the U-boat war and the Battle of the Atlantic, these
subjects fall mostly within the purview of military historians and remain largely
unknown to the general reader, even those with a strong interest in World War II.
... the U-boat commanders and crews, please see Jordan Vause's Wolf: U-boat
Commanders in World War II (Annapolis: Naval Institute Press, 1997); Herbert A.
Werner's Iron Coffins: A Personal Account of the German U-boat Battles of World
War II ...

Pushing The Limits

Author: Carl P. LaVO
Publisher: Naval Institute Press
ISBN: 1612513344
Size: 49.64 MB
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Sea of Thunder: Four Commanders and the Last Great Naval Campaign 1941–
1945. New York: Simon & Schuster, 2007. Vat, Dan van der. The Atlantic
Campaign: World War II's Great Struggle at Sea. New York: Harper & Row, 1988.
———. Pearl Harbor: The Day of Infamy—An Illustrated History. Toronto: Basic
Books, 2001. Werner, Herbert A. Iron Coffins: A Personal Account of the German
U-Boat Battles of World War II. Boston: Da Capo Press, 2002. Wilkins, George
Hubert.

Anti Submarine Warfare

Author: David Owen
Publisher: Seaforth Publishing
ISBN: 1783468971
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KAPLAN, PHILIP and CURRIE, JACK, Convoy, London 1998. KAPLAN, PHILIP,
and CURRIE, JACK, Wolfpack, London 1997. KAPLAN, PHILIP, Run Silent,
London 2002. KEMP, PAUL, Convoy Protection: the Defence ofSeaborne Trade,
London 1993. KEMP, PAUL, U-Boats Destroyed: German Submarine Losses in
the World Wars, London 1997. KILDUFF, PETER, US Carriers at war, revised
London 1997. KUENNE, ROBERT E, The Attack Submarine: A Study in Strategy,
Yale 1964.

Das Boot

Author: Lothar-Günther Buchheim
Publisher: Piper Verlag
ISBN: 3492956696
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Jedes Wort dieses Buches ist wahr. Lothar-Günther Buchheim war im Zweiten Weltkrieg Marinekriegsberichterstatter.

Count Not The Dead

Author: Michael L. Hadley
Publisher: McGill-Queen's Press - MQUP
ISBN: 0773565264
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Werner's “personal account of the German U-boat battles of World War 11,” as
the subtitle of the American edition reads, is a lively and entertaining work. It
serves up all the adventure and suspense one can find in the conventional pot-
boiler. But he largely declines such wartime sobriquets about the U-boats as the
stalking, hunting “grey wolves.” He prefers instead the funereal “iron coffins” of
his title. For him and for many other veterans, the days of heroic romanticism had
long since ...

Unbroken

Author: Laura Hillenbrand
Publisher:
ISBN: 9783608948929
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Louis Zamperini nimmt als Flieger am 2.

Hitler S Navy

Author: Jak Mallmann Showell
Publisher: Seaforth Publishing
ISBN: 1783464518
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The author describes the various phases of the war as well as the techniques
used to fight U-boats.) Weiham, Michael; Kampfschwimmer; Motorbuch Stuttgart,
1997. Werner, H. A.; Iron Coffins; Arthur Barker, London, 1970; HoIt, New York,
1969. German edition as: Die eisernen Särge; Hoffmann und Campe, Hamburg,
1970. (A personal account of the German U-boat battles of the Second World War
. It has been impossible to find documentary evidence for some of the things
described ...

Der Deutsche Krieg

Author: Nicholas Stargardt
Publisher: S. Fischer Verlag
ISBN: 3104035032
Size: 28.89 MB
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Gestützt auf zahllose Tagebücher und Briefe, unter anderem von Heinrich Böll und Victor Klemperer, Wilm Hosenfeld und Konrad Jarausch, gelingt Nicholas Stargardt ein Blick in die Köpfe der Menschen, der deutlich macht, warum so viele ...