The U-Boat Hunters: The Royal Canadian Navy and the Offensive Against Germany’s Submarines :: Marc Milner soon to be presented for sale on the dazzling BookLovers of Bath web site!
Annapolis: Naval Institute Press, 1994, Hardback in dust wrapper.
Contains: Black & white photographs; Maps to the endpapers and blanks;
From the cover: The Royal Canadian Navy is best known for its role in the defence of convoys against attacks by U-boats, particularly those in the mid-Atlantic from 1941 to 1943. Marc Milners 1985 book, North Atlantic Run: The Royal Canadian Navy and the Battle for the Convoys, was the first scholarly analysis of those crucial defensive operations. The U-Boat Hunters takes up the story for the last two years of the war, when the measurement of operational effectiveness at sea shifted from success in defending convoys to the ability to hunt down and sink U-boats.
The U-Boat Hunters begins with a thorough re-eval…
Very Good in Very Good Dust Wrapper.
Blue boards with Gilt titling to the Spine. [XX] 326 pages. Index. Bibliography. 9¼” x 6¼”.
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