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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Burford Books
Publication date March 1, 2000
Pages 509
Binding Paperback
Book category Adult Fiction
ISBN-13 9781580800464
ISBN-10 1580800467
Dimensions 1.50 by 5.50 by 8.25 in.
Weight 1.30 lbs.
Original list price $18.95
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Summaries and Reviews
Amazon.com description: Product Description: A powerful novel of the North Atlantic in World Wat II, this is the story of the British ships Compass Rose and Saltash and of their desparate cat-and-mouse game with Nazi U-boats. First published to great accalim in 1951, The Cruel Sea remains a classic novel of endurance and daring.

Editions
Hardcover
Book cover for 9780394420905 Book cover for 9780708981719 Book cover for 9780870210556
 
from Naval Inst Pr (November 1, 1988)
9780870210556 | details & prices | 5.75 × 8.50 × 1.25 in. | 1.35 lbs | List price $32.95
About: A maritime adventure originally published in 1951.
from Ulverscroft Large Print Books (February 1, 1984); titled "Cruel Sea"
9780708981719 | details & prices | List price $13.95
About: A novel as large as its theme - which is the War at Sea; as deep as its setting - the whole Atlantic; as human as the men who fought the packs of U-boats to bring the convoys through.
from Random House Inc (June 1, 1951); titled "The Cruel Sea."
9780394420905 | details & prices | 6.00 × 8.50 × 1.50 in. | 1.65 lbs | List price $25.00
About: This novel of sea-faring life focuses on the Battle of the North Atlantic during World War II
Paperback
Book cover for 9780553271287 Book cover for 9781580800464
 
New edition from Gardners Books (June 27, 2002)
9780141007328 | details & prices | 448 pages | 5.00 × 7.50 × 1.25 in. | 0.70 lbs | List price $15.95
About: A maritime adventure originally published in 1951.
The price comparison is for this edition
from Burford Books (March 1, 2000)
9781580800464 | details & prices | 509 pages | 5.50 × 8.25 × 1.50 in. | 1.30 lbs | List price $18.95
About: A powerful novel of the North Atlantic in World Wat II, this is the story of the British ships Compass Rose and Saltash and of their desparate cat-and-mouse game with Nazi U-boats.
With Adaline Bates | Reissue edition from Bantam Books (February 1, 1988)
9780553271287 | details & prices | List price $3.95
This edition also contains The Healing Place: Where All Hurts Are Healed
About: Darting back and forth across the icy North Atlantic, HMS Compass Rose played a deadly cat-and-mouse game with packs of German U-boats lying in wait beneath the ocean waves.
Cassette/Spoken Word
Book cover for 9780886460259
 
With Robert Powell (other contributor) | from Dh Audio (November 1, 1985)
9780886460259 | details & prices | List price $16.99
About: Darting back and forth across the icy North Atlantic, HMS Compass Rose played a deadly cat-and-mouse game with packs of German U-boats lying in wait beneath the ocean waves.
from Caedmon Audio Cassette (October 1, 1983)
9780898451177 | details & prices | List price $9.95
About: A novel as large as its theme - which is the War at Sea; as deep as its setting - the whole Atlantic; as human as the men who fought the packs of U-boats to bring the convoys through.

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