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German Naval History : The U-Boat War in the Atlantic, 1939-1945

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ISBN 10: 0117726036 / ISBN 13: 9780117726031
Published by H.M.S.O, 1989
Used Condition: As New Hardcover
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As new hardback in slipcase,with 5 folding diagrams in a seperate folder'The U-Boat War in the Alantic diagrams 1-32'.After WW2,Fregattenkapitan Gunter Hessler (a son in law of Donitz) was given free access to the war diaries and other primary sources of the German Navy to write a history and analysis of the U-Boat offensive in the Alantic.It covered many aspects such as general stratategy,signals intelligence,tactics and weapons,adopting a largely German veiwpoint.It also investigated Allied countermeasures and the responce of the U-Boat Command.Written at the request of the Admiralty,the 3-volume work was classified material never availabe to the general public. This facsimile edition of the volumes,with a fresh introduction by Lt Cdr Andrew Withers,is a valuable addition to the published history of the war,and contains information available nowhere else.Corrections and explanations have been added to the original text-incidents puzzling Hessler can be better understood,for example,now that we have the full story of British Intelligence Work in deciphering German Signals.For students of military,naval or intelligence history The U-Boat War in the Alantic is a unique account,not least because the many charts and diagrams allow the record of each U-Boat to be traced,including its deployment on any particular day. Bookseller Inventory # 02000

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Title: German Naval History : The U-Boat War in the...

Publisher: H.M.S.O

Publication Date: 1989

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:As New

Edition: 1st Edition

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Slip case is near new, very slightest signs of wear. Text volume has slight wear to spine ends otherwise as new. The diagram folder is complete with only the slightest sign of wear. This is an oversize book, that may require additional postage. A very nice copy. All our books are individually inspected, rated and described. Never EX-LIB unless specifically listed as such.

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Text: English (translation)
Original Language: German

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