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Product Description: During the Summer of 1942 Britain and America jointly agreed to supply desperately needed arms to Soviet Russia. The Germans were as determined to halt this potentially war-winning operation as the Allies were that it should succeed...read more

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9781591147329 | Naval Inst Pr, March 1, 2003, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: When the Soviet Union joined the Allies in 1942, one of the most perilous convoy operations in World War II was launched.

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9781473827677 | Reprint edition (Pen & Sword, May 19, 2015), cover price $24.95 | About this edition: During the Summer of 1942 Britain and America jointly agreed to supply desperately needed arms to Soviet Russia.
9780406008794, titled "Police Law Primer" | Lexis Pub, February 1, 1992, cover price $29.00 | also contains Police Law Primer | About this edition: Intended for the working officer, this volume includes all the legislative and administrative changes made by the Criminal Justice and Public Order Act 1994, and the Criminal Justice Act 1993.

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Product Description: On 17 September 1942 Admiral Karl Donitz, C-in-C U-boats, issued the following directive:To all Commanders - ‘All attempts to rescue members of ships sunk, therefore also fishing out swimmers and putting them into lifeboats, righting capsized lifeboats, handing out provisions and water, have to cease...read more

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9781473822931, titled "Dönitz and the Wolf Packs" | Pen & Sword, October 19, 2014, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: On 17 September 1942 Admiral Karl Donitz, C-in-C U-boats, issued the following directive:To all Commanders - ‘All attempts to rescue members of ships sunk, therefore also fishing out swimmers and putting them into lifeboats, righting capsized lifeboats, handing out provisions and water, have to cease.

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Product Description: This is the fascinating story of two German surface raiders and the havoc they caused amongst Allied shipping in World War II. One was the 8-inch gun cruiser Admiral Hipper, fast, powerful and Navy-manned: the other a converted merchant man, Hansa Line's Kandelfels armed with a few old 5...read more

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9781473822832 | Pen & Sword, July 19, 2014, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: This is the fascinating story of two German surface raiders and the havoc they caused amongst Allied shipping in World War II.

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Product Description: On 5 November 1940 the eastbound convoy HX 84 of thirty-seven merchant ships, escorted by the armed merchant cruiser HMS Jervis Bay was attacked in mid-Atlantic by the German pocket battleship Admiral Scheer. The Jervis Bay, commanded by Captain Edward Fegen, charged at the enemy...read more

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9781781593769 | Pen & Sword, September 30, 2013, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: On 5 November 1940 the eastbound convoy HX 84 of thirty-seven merchant ships, escorted by the armed merchant cruiser HMS Jervis Bay was attacked in mid-Atlantic by the German pocket battleship Admiral Scheer.

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Product Description: The capture by the German surface raider Atlantis of the British steamer City of Baghdad’s secret code books in July 1940 enabled the Nazis to de-cypher Admiralty convoy plans with deadly effect. This book describes the resulting appalling Allied losses suffered by four convoys during the Autumn of 1940...read more

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9781848846241 | Pen & Sword, July 19, 2012, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: The capture by the German surface raider Atlantis of the British steamer City of Baghdad’s secret code books in July 1940 enabled the Nazis to de-cypher Admiralty convoy plans with deadly effect.

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Product Description: The men of Britain's Merchant Navy, although unarmed civilians going about their lawful business were the first to be involved with the enemy in the Second World War. Less than nine hours after the declaration of war on 3 September 1939, the Donaldson liner Athenia was sunk without warning by a German U-boat off the west coast of Ireland...read more

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9781848842908 | Reprint edition (Pen & Sword, May 19, 2010), cover price $24.95 | About this edition: The men of Britain's Merchant Navy, although unarmed civilians going about their lawful business were the first to be involved with the enemy in the Second World War.

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Product Description: Bernard Edwards recounts the history that Nicholas Monsarrat used as the basis of his famous adventure novel, The Cruel Sea, which tells the tale of British ships trying to evade destruction by U-boat wolf packs hunting them in the North Atlantic...read more

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9781591141457 | 1 edition (Naval Inst Pr, May 1, 2009), cover price $39.95 | About this edition: Bernard Edwards recounts the history that Nicholas Monsarrat used as the basis of his famous adventure novel, The Cruel Sea, which tells the tale of British ships trying to evade destruction by U-boat wolf packs hunting them in the North Atlantic.

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Product Description: From the earliest days of the Second World War, Hitler’s U-Boats were unleashed with the mission of sinking as much Allied merchant tonnage as possible. From the sinking of the Glasgow-based ship Olivegrove by U-23, to the end of hostilities six years later officers and seamen of the Merchant Marine played a key role in winning the war by their blatant disregard of the risks from Axis forces...read more

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9781844155019 | Pen & Sword, March 19, 2007, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: From the earliest days of the Second World War, Hitler’s U-Boats were unleashed with the mission of sinking as much Allied merchant tonnage as possible.

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Product Description: Early on the morning of 7 December 1941, 360 Japanese carrier-borne aircraft made a surprise attack on the US naval base at Pearl Harbour, and laid waste to the American Far East Fleet. They sank four battleships, crippled three cruisers and three destroyers, and seriously damaged two other battleships...read more

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9781844154425, titled "Japan’s Blitzkrieg: The Allied Collapse in the East 1941-42" | Pen & Sword, September 19, 2006, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: Early on the morning of 7 December 1941, 360 Japanese carrier-borne aircraft made a surprise attack on the US naval base at Pearl Harbour, and laid waste to the American Far East Fleet.

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Product Description: Book by Edwards, Bernard

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9781591142034 | Naval Inst Pr, September 22, 2005, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: Book by Edwards, Bernard

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Product Description: A leading British naval authority looks at the declining fortunes of the once invincible U-boat arm of the German Navy that had seriously threatened the Allies with defeat in the early years of World War II. To tell the story he focuses on U-223, commanded by Karl-Jürgen Wäether and commissioned in Kiel in January 1943...read more

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9781591148845 | Naval Inst Pr, April 1, 2004, cover price $36.95 | About this edition: A leading British naval authority looks at the declining fortunes of the once invincible U-boat arm of the German Navy that had seriously threatened the Allies with defeat in the early years of World War II.

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Product Description: Bernard Edwards, the formidable naval historian, has researched the fate of Convoys PQ13 and PQ17 bound from Iceland to Northern Russia as well as the westbound Convoy QP13. Attacked relentlessly by aircraft and U-boats, the former lost a total of thirty ships while QP13 ran into a British minefield off Iceland, losing seven vessels...read more

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9780850528985 | Gardners Books, January 22, 2002, cover price $33.60 | About this edition: Bernard Edwards, the formidable naval historian, has researched the fate of Convoys PQ13 and PQ17 bound from Iceland to Northern Russia as well as the westbound Convoy QP13.

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Product Description: This convoy must not get through—U-boats pursue, attack and sink. This was the signal that Admiral Dnitz sent to the commanders of the 21 U-boats of the Markgraf wolf-pack on September 9, 1941 just before the United States entered the war...read more

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9781883283346 | Brick Tower Pr, January 1, 2002, cover price $24.94 | About this edition: This convoy must not get through—U-boats pursue, attack and sink.

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9781557502100 | Naval Inst Pr, September 1, 2001, cover price $34.95
9780850528039 | Gardners Books, March 15, 2001, cover price $30.80

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Product Description: Classic fights on the high seas! No matter how much warship technology has advanced, one thing remains the same: the commander who fires the first, most accurate salvo immediately has the odds in his favor. Among the hard-fought, ship-to-ship gun battles here are: a very early naval struggle at the Yalu River in 1894; epic fights at the Falklands in 1914; night encounters in the Pacific; duels to the death on the Carmania and Cap Trafalgar in 1914; and more...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780304351718 | Cassell, August 1, 1999, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: Classic fights on the high seas!

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Product Description: As wolves hunt in packs, combing a territory for their food, so Admiral Donitz saw the role of his U-Boat fleet: to hunt in packs, shadowing Allied merchant convoys, picking off their naval escorts, going in for the kill, and disappearing back down into the sea...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780304352036 | Cassell, August 1, 1999, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: As wolves hunt in packs, combing a territory for their food, so Admiral Donitz saw the role of his U-Boat fleet: to hunt in packs, shadowing Allied merchant convoys, picking off their naval escorts, going in for the kill, and disappearing back down into the sea.

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Product Description: This is the dramatic story of how the sea routes between the Allies were almost severed by German u-boats and of the Allied efforts to nullify Wolfpack success.

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9781854092564 | Arms & Armour, August 1, 1997, cover price $27.95 | About this edition: This is the dramatic story of how the sea routes between the Allies were almost severed by German u-boats and of the Allied efforts to nullify Wolfpack success.

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