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War Beneath the Sea

Submarine Conflict During World War II
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ISBN 100471249459
ISBN 139780471249450

War Beneath the Sea This is the first book to cover all submarine and anti-submarine operations of the major powers, U.S., British, German, Japanese and Italian in the Second World War.

The canvas is broad and deep, from the strategic perspective at the top to the cramped and claustrophobic life of the crews in their submersible steel tubes; from the feats of ‘ace’ commande/5.

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The War Beneath is not a book for dummies. The content and concepts require keen, inquisitive and analytical minds. The book is heavily researched and there’s a good deal of important reference information supplied after the story ends for those who want to know more or possibly didn’t quite understand some aspects of the underwater technology.

Widescreen. For the second half of the 20th century, the world's most powerful nations were engaged in an intense struggle for political and territorial supremacy.

As the USA and the USSR developed huge arsenals of nuclear weapons, they and their allies would regularly bring the world close to annihilation--these stand-offs often happening underwater.

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