Destroyers of World War Two: An International Encyclopedia :: M. J. Whitley soon to be presented for sale on the astounding BookLovers of Bath web site!
London: Cassell, 2002, Paperback.
Includes: Black & white photographs; Black & white drawings; Tables;
From the cover: Fast, compact and formidable, destroyers were in the thick of the action in every theatre of operations during the Second World War. Demands made upon the flotillas were enormous: not only were they to escort the main battle fleets into action, but they were also called upon to escort convoys, protecting their charges against attacks by aircraft and submarines. Destroyers were required to perform a wide range of duties, often of the most hazardous nature. The…
320 pages. Index. Bibliography. 9¾” x 9¾”.
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