Wolf Pack: The Story of the U-Boat in World War II

Wolf Pack: The Story of the U-Boat in World War II

by Gordon Williamson

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Overview

Germany's World War II U-Boat fleet represented the elite of their naval personnel. In terms of technology, training, tactics and combat successes, the U-Boat Waffe was far superior to that of any other combatant nation. In this comprehensive book, the wartime development of the U-Boat is traced along with the experiences of typical U-Boat crewmen, from recruitment to combat. The author examines the operational tactics of the U-Boat fleet, as well as describing the massive bunkers that housed them. 'Wolf Pack' contains material taken from Fortress 3: 'U-Boat Bases and Bunkers 1941-45', Warrior 36: 'Grey Wolf: U-Boat Crewman of World War II' and New Vanguards 51 and 55: 'Kriegsmarine U-Boat 1939-45 (1) and (2)', with the addition of a new section on wartime tactics.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781780963327
Publisher: Bloomsbury USA
Publication date: 01/20/2012
Series: General Military
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 272
Sales rank: 710,505
File size: 28 MB
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About the Author

Gordon Williamson was born in 1951 and currently works for the Scottish Land Register. He spent seven years with the Military Police TA and has published a number of books and articles on the decorations of the Third Reich and their recipients. He is the author of a number of World War II titles for Osprey.

Table of Contents

Introduction · The Development of the Kriegsmarine's U-Boats · U-Boat Bases and Bunkers · U-Boat Crews · U-Boat tactics and operations · Glossary · Bibliography and Recommended Reading · Appendices · Index

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