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Product Description: Why Me, Lord? is a firsthand account by a veteran of one of the most tragic chapters in World War II naval history, the infamous PQ 17 convoy across the North Atlantic to north Russia in the summer of 1942. 35 merchant ships carried war materiel to support the Soviet defense against invading Nazi armies before the U...read more

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9780980245714 | William a Carter, January 1, 2008, cover price $15.00 | About this edition: Why Me, Lord?

Product Description: This work is a collection of American eyewitness accounts of one of the most hazardous military operations of World War II - the Murmansk Run. From 1941 to 1945, convoys of U.S. merchant ships transported cargoes to the northern Russian ports of Murmansk, Archangel, and Molotovsk...read more

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9780773458000 | Edwin Mellen Pr, April 30, 2006, cover price $109.95 | About this edition: This work is a collection of American eyewitness accounts of one of the most hazardous military operations of World War II - the Murmansk Run.

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Product Description: Operation BARBAROSSA, the German invasion of the Soviet Union in 1941, was a turning point second only to Pearl Harbor. Russia became an ally overnight but a most difficult, dangerous and demanding one. Stalin desperately needed oil, equipment and modern technology but the only practical route was round the North Cape to the ports of Archangel and Murmansk...read more

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9781844153572 | Pen & Sword, November 19, 2005, cover price $39.99 | About this edition: Operation BARBAROSSA, the German invasion of the Soviet Union in 1941, was a turning point second only to Pearl Harbor.

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For the last four years of the war, the Western Allies supplied arms and ammunition to Soviet Russia. These supplies were essential to the Russian war effort, and so the Germans were determined to cut them off. This is a comprehensive review of naval operations in the Arctic during that period.

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9781844156115 | Pen & Sword, October 30, 2007, cover price $32.99
9780719566172, titled "Arctic Convoys: 1941-1945" | New edition (John Murray Pubs Ltd, April 1, 2004), cover price $19.95 | About this edition: For the last four years of the war, the Western Allies supplied arms and ammunition to Soviet Russia.
9780719557521 | John Murray Pubs Ltd, February 1, 1996, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: This is an account of the Arctic convoys, which, for the last four years of the war, supplied arms and ammunition to Soviet Russia.

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