U-boat ace

the story of Wolfgang Lüth
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Naval Institute Press , Annapolis, Md
Lüth, Wolfgang., Germany. Kriegsmarine -- Biography., World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval operations -- Submarine., World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval operations, German., World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- North Atlantic Ocean., Sailors -- Germany -- Biogr

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StatementJordan Vause.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsD784.G3 V38 1990
The Physical Object
Paginationxxi, 235 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1854517M
ISBN 10087021666X
LC Control Number90006280

Jordan Vause paints a compelling, well-researched and unvarnished portrait of legendary U-boat commander Wolfgang Luth.

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The U-boat bunkers and Atlantic Wall are all still there and a friend of mine called Jon Gawne sent me a copy of the First U-Boat Flotilla’s War Diary, who were based in my area. The rest just seemed to come together after that really.

Nelson: Your newest book. Eric Rust has shown us what it really was: a human tragedy, impossible to ignore, in which everyone did the wrong thing, or assumed someone else would do the right thing, or both, and. An exceptional figure in the history of the German Navy, Wolfgang Luth was one of only seven men in the Wehrmacht to win Germany's highest combat decoration, the Knight's Cross with.

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