Atlantic Escorts: Ships, Weapons & Tactics in World War II :: David K. Brown soon to be presented for sale on the wonderful BookLovers of Bath web site!
Barnsley: Seaforth Publishing, 2007, Hardback in dust wrapper.
Contains: Black & white photographs; Diagrams; Maps; Tables; Glossary; Frontispiece; 2-column text; Appendices ;
From the cover: Winston Churchill famously claimed that the submarine war in the Atlantic was the only campaign of the Second World War that really frightened him. If the lifeline to North America had been cut, Britain would never have survived; there could have been no build-up of US and Commonwealth forces, no D-Day landings, and no victory in Western Europe. Furthermore, the battle raged from the first day of the war until the final German surrender, making it the longest and hardest-fought naval campaign of the whole war.
The ships, technology and tactic…
Very Good in Very Good Dust Wrapper. Private book plate to the first blank.
Blue boards with Gilt titling to the Spine. 176 pages. Index. Bibliography. 11″ x 9″.
Of course, if you don’t like this one, may I entrance you with a variety of books within my Military Naval catalogue?