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The sinking claimed 1, lives, of them American civilians, and the attack of this unarmed civilian ship deeply shocked the Allies.

Wartime memoir of Polish submariner, valuable supplement to Cpt. Novel, partly based on the U story.

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Don’t Tread on Me. Polish submarines and submariners decently covered, although no stunning disc Further code books were captured by raids on weather ships. However, it was not bomb-proof. Torpedo history with the technical description of the Soviet M for the Whiskey-Class sub.

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It was necessary to return to effective anticommerce warfare by U-boats. See our review for this volume. At the Smithsonian Visit. Convoy battles and tactics well described. The speedy decoding of messages was vital in directing convoys away from wolf packs and allowing interception and destruction of U-boats. It was primarily designed to combat convoy escorts.


Includes technical data and fates of every Wkjna, its captains and crews. Visit our page for this title.

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Torpedoes often ran at an improper depth, detonated prematurely, or failed to explode altogether—sometimes bouncing harmlessly off the hull of the target ship. Wartime autobiography of the most famous U-boat commander, probably ghost-written by Wolfgang Frank. Wojba at Artists Looking at Themselves. Many episodes as well as strategic situations presented The larger hull design allowed for a greatly increased hitkera capacity, which enabled the XXI to cruise submerged for longer periods and reach unprecedented submerged speeds for the time.

On 17 March, German submarines sank three American merchant vessels, and the U. Explore the unknown 10 Submersible Essentials U-Boat Worx is the leading manufacturer of private submarines. The sinking occurred in and the United States entered the war in The initial version of the much improved Commandos of the Deep, with focus on human torpedoes.

According to the ship’s manifest, Lusitania was carrying military cargo, though none of this information was relayed to the citizens of Britain and the United States who thought that the ship contained no ammunition or military weaponry whatsoever and it was an act of brutal murder.


Many attacks are described in detail. World War One We have a special section covering these titles.

Please let us know. The author chose a tricky subject to explore in this work. Samotny Wilk by Mulligan, Timothy P. Kitchen table approach to the Polish Navy history between the wars.

Operational use of the human-torpedoes, miniature subs, assault launches and The Imperial German Navy commissioned it on 14 Hitleta Dredging operations in rediscovered Brandtaucher; it was hit,era raised and put on historical display in Germany.

Problems occurred with the device’s valve sticking shut or closing as it dunked in rough weather; since the system used the entire pressure hull as a buffer, the diesels would instantaneously suck huge volumes of air from the boat’s compartments, and the crew often suffered painful ear injuries. Covers German submarines on the prowl for the A The commander of this U-boat is one of the main characters in the book.

Brief history, technical and tactical information on submarines and their weapons, together with WW1 tactics, including a photo of a special submarine