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The Resource Silent Hunters : German U-boat Commanders of World War II

Silent Hunters : German U-boat Commanders of World War II

Label
Silent Hunters : German U-boat Commanders of World War II
Title
Silent Hunters
Title remainder
German U-boat Commanders of World War II
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When World War II erupted across Europe in 1939, Germany knew it could not hope to compete with the Royal Navy in a head-to-head naval war. Left with no viable alternatives, the U-Bootwaffe wagered everything on the submarine in a desperate attempt to sink more tonnage than the Allies could construct. Some of these ""silent hunters"" who slipped out of their shelters along Europe's shores to stalk their prey have enjoyed considerable recognition in the years since. While most aspects of the bitter struggle have been told and retold from both the Axis and Allied points of view, the careers of s
Cataloging source
MEAUC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Savas, Theodore P
Dewey number
940.5451
Index
no index present
LC call number
D781 .S57 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Germany
  • Sailors
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Germany
  • HISTORY
  • Military operations, Naval
  • Sailors
  • Germany
Label
Silent Hunters : German U-boat Commanders of World War II
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Title Page; Copyright; Dedication; Table of Contents; Illustrations; Maps; Contributors; Original Editor's Preface; New Editor's Preface; Introduction; In Memoriam Engelbert Endrass: Castor Mourns Pollox; Karl-Friedrich Merten and the Prussian Tradition; Ralph Kapitsky: Battle in the Caribbean and the Death of U-615; Fritz Guggenberger: Bavarian U-Boat Ace; Victor Oehrn: The Ace With No Name; Heinz-Wilhelm Eck: Siegerjustiz and the Peleus Affair; Notes; Editor's Preface
Control code
870670494
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (328 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781940669007
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
f3cbb213-6bce-431c-adab-78601f26c23e
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)870670494
Label
Silent Hunters : German U-boat Commanders of World War II
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Title Page; Copyright; Dedication; Table of Contents; Illustrations; Maps; Contributors; Original Editor's Preface; New Editor's Preface; Introduction; In Memoriam Engelbert Endrass: Castor Mourns Pollox; Karl-Friedrich Merten and the Prussian Tradition; Ralph Kapitsky: Battle in the Caribbean and the Death of U-615; Fritz Guggenberger: Bavarian U-Boat Ace; Victor Oehrn: The Ace With No Name; Heinz-Wilhelm Eck: Siegerjustiz and the Peleus Affair; Notes; Editor's Preface
Control code
870670494
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (328 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781940669007
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
f3cbb213-6bce-431c-adab-78601f26c23e
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)870670494

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