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The Resource The burning shore : how Hitler's U-boats brought World War II to America, Ed Offley

The burning shore : how Hitler's U-boats brought World War II to America, Ed Offley

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The burning shore : how Hitler's U-boats brought World War II to America
Title
The burning shore
Title remainder
how Hitler's U-boats brought World War II to America
Statement of responsibility
Ed Offley
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Recounts the exciting clash that took place in June 1942 when a German U-701 destroyed three oil tankers offshore of Virginia Beach and describes U.S. Lieutenant Harry J. Kane's quest to bring down the enemy vessel
Cataloging source
DLC
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Offley, Edward
Dewey number
940.54/51
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
D781
LC item number
.O44 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Submarines (Ships)
  • Submarines (Ships)
  • Atlantic Coast (U.S.)
Label
The burning shore : how Hitler's U-boats brought World War II to America, Ed Offley
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 287-296) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: The Battle Offshore -- Preparing to Fight -- The Gathering Storm -- First Moves -- War in the Ether -- Operation Drumbeat -- Horrific Losses -- Paranoia -- Unprepared Defenders -- To America, With Mines -- The War Comes Home -- Hunter and Hunted -- The Ordeal -- Epilogue -- Glossary
Control code
17960630
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
viii, 312 pages
Isbn
9780465029617
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2013038412
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Label
The burning shore : how Hitler's U-boats brought World War II to America, Ed Offley
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 287-296) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: The Battle Offshore -- Preparing to Fight -- The Gathering Storm -- First Moves -- War in the Ether -- Operation Drumbeat -- Horrific Losses -- Paranoia -- Unprepared Defenders -- To America, With Mines -- The War Comes Home -- Hunter and Hunted -- The Ordeal -- Epilogue -- Glossary
Control code
17960630
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
viii, 312 pages
Isbn
9780465029617
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2013038412
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, maps

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