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Capital Ships at War 1939 - 1945 John Grehan

Capital Ships at War 1939 - 1945 By John Grehan

Capital Ships at War 1939 - 1945 by John Grehan


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First time full collection of Despatches reports have been published. Despatches in this volume include those relating to the sinking of the German battleship Graf Spee in the Battle of the River Plate in 1939, the loss of the battleships HMS Prince of Wales and HMS Repulse in the Far East.

Capital Ships at War 1939 - 1945 Summary

Capital Ships at War 1939 - 1945 by John Grehan

Despatches in this volume include those relating to the sinking of the German battleship Graf Spee in the Battle of the River Plate in 1939, the loss of the battleships HMS Prince of Wales and HMS Repulse in the Far East, the sinking of the German battle cruiser Scharnhorst in 1943, the attack on Tirpitz by midget submarines, the contribution by British Pacific Fleet to the assault on Okinawa in 1945 (which included four Royal Navy battleships), and the sinking of Bismarck in 1941. This unique collection of original documents will prove to be an invaluable resource for historians, students and all those interested in what was one of the most significant periods in British military history.

About John Grehan

Martin Mace has been involved in writing and publishing military history for more than twenty years. He began his career with local history, writing a book on the Second World War anti-invasion defences and stop lines in West Sussex. In 2006 he began working on the idea for Britain at War Magazine, This publication has grown rapidly to become the best-selling military history periodical. John Grehan has written more than 150 books and articles on military subjects, covering most periods of history. John is currently employed as the Assistant Editor of Britain at War Magazine.

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GOR008633106
9781783462049
1783462043
Capital Ships at War 1939 - 1945 by John Grehan
Used - Like New
Hardback
Pen & Sword Books Ltd
2014-04-17
224
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