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  • La France dans la Deuxième Guerre mondialeby Yves Durand

    Armand Colin 2011; Not Available

    Ce document décrit les faits, la vie quotidienne des Français et leur comportement, et pose les questions de la responsabilité de Pétain et de Laval, de la nature du régime de Vichy et du rôle de la Résistance. more...

  • "Vernebelt, verdunkelt sind alle Hirne"by Friedrich Kellner; Sascha Feuchert; Robert Martin Scott Kellner; Erwin Leibfried; Jörg Riecke; Markus Roth

    Wallstein Verlag 2011; US$ 44.42

    Hauptbeschreibung Der Laubacher Justizinspektor Friedrich Kellner wollte der Nachwelt ein Zeugnis ablegen von der gedankenlosen Unterwürfigkeit seiner Zeitgenossen und den hohlen nationalsozialistischen Propagandaphrasen. Von 1939 bis 1945 schrieb er beinahe täglich seine Kritik am NS-Regime nieder und dokumentierte die vielen kleinen und großen... more...

  • Debs at Warby Anne de Courcy

    Orion Publishing Group 2012; Not Available

    Anne de Courcy is a well-known writer and journalist. In the 1970s she was Woman's Editor on the London Evening News and in the 1980s she was a regular feature-writer for the Evening Standard. She is also a former feature writer and reviewer for the Daily Mail. Her recent books include THE VICEROY'S DAUGHTERS and DEBS AT WAR. Go to www.annedecourcy.com... more...

  • Les Guerriers du froidby Catherine Merridale

    Fayard 2012; Not Available

    30 millions de Soviétiques mobilisés entre 1939 et 1945 ; 27 millions de morts, dont 8 dans les rangs de l?armée : ces quelques chiffres suffisent à témoigner de l?ampleur du carnage subi par l?Union soviétique pendant la guerre. C?est le pays qui aura payé le plus cher la défaite du régime hitlérien. Catherine Merridale entreprend de raconter cette... more...

  • X BISby Bernard Levi

    Calmann-Lévy 2005; Not Available

    Etre un élève juif à la prestigieuse École polytechnique en 1941, l?un des cinq ayant passé la barre des 3% du numerus clausus imposé aux « Israëlites », n?allait pas sans poser des problèmes à l?administration, soucieuse de respecter tout à la fois la stricte méritocratie qui faisait la réputation de l?école, et la lettre, sinon l?esprit, des lois... more...

  • Les Casseurs de codes de la seconde Guerre Mondialeby Sinclair McKay

    Ixelles Editions 2013; Not Available

    De jeunes gens effarés, à peine 20 ans pour la plupart, arrivent à la gare de Bletchley au nord-ouest de Londres. De nuit, ils sont conduits jusqu?à une vaste demeure sombre, un peu effrayante. Ils ne savent pas pour quelle mission ils ont été recruté : on leur a fait promettre de garder le secret. Bienvenue à Bletchley Park, nous vous attendions... more...

  • Kooperation und Verbrechenby Babette Quinkert; Christoph Dieckmann; Tatjana Tönsmeyer

    Wallstein Verlag 2012; US$ 14.80

    Hauptbeschreibung Welche Motive, Interessen und Handlungsspielräume hatten kooperierende einheimische Personen und Institutionen im östlichen Europa während der deutschen Besatzung? An vielen Orten hat es während des Zweiten Weltkrieges Formen von Zusammenarbeit zwischen deutschen Stellen und einheimischen Regierungen, Verwaltungen oder Einzelpersonen... more...

  • Mitstreiter im Volkstumskampfby Maximilian Becker

    De Gruyter 2014; US$ 63.00

    In Poland during the Second World War, the German judicial system was part of the National Socialist occupation machine from the outset and became a key element in the policy of ?Germanization,? Germany?s principal objective for the annexed portions of Poland. The courts systematically discriminated against Poles, and between September... more...

  • Doing Their Bitby Michael S. Shull; David E. Wilt

    McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers 2004; US$ 39.95

    The golden age of animation stretched from the early 1930s to the mid-1950s, with movie cartoons reaching an extraordinarily high level of artistry and technique--far higher than today's TV cartoons, for instance. Nearly 1000 cartoons were produced by the seven major animation studios in the U.S. between January 1, 1939, and September 30, 1945--the... more...

  • Wegbereiter der Shoahby Martin Cüppers

    Primus Verlag 2013; US$ 41.94

    Die Rolle der Waffen-SS beim Holocaust - besonders 1941/42 - gehört zu den großen Desiderata der Forschung, bislang gibt es zu dieser Thematik keine einzige Monographie. Der Einsatz von Himmlers Kommandostab Reichsführer SS ist noch gänzlich unerforscht, was um so erstaunlicher ist, da das Kriegstagebuch des Kommandostabs von 1941 seit langem ediert,... more...

  • Der "Volkskörper" im Kriegby Winfried Süß

    De Gruyter 2003; US$ 98.00

    Die Studie verknüpft zwei für das NS-Regime zentrale Aspekte: den globalen Krieg als Voraussetzung der nationalsozialistischen "Lebensraum"-Utopie und Gesundheitspolitik, der als Instrument biologistischer Formung des "Volkskörpers" zentrale Bedeutung für die Gesellschaftspolitik des "Dritten Reiches" zukam. Winfried Süß untersucht den Krieg als intervenierenden... more...

  • Auslese für die Siedlergesellschaftby Maria Fiebrandt

    Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht 2014; US$ 68.83

    Als am 1. September 1939 die deutschen Truppen in Polen einfielen, war das der Auftakt für die Eroberung von »Lebensraum im Osten«. Eroberung war gleichbedeutend mit der Versklavung und Vernichtung der einheimischen Bevölkerung, die der NS-Rassenideologie nach als »fremdvölkisch« und daher »minderwertig« galten. An ihren Platz sollten sogenannte »Volksdeutsche«... more...

  • The Flyerby Martin Francis

    Oxford University Press, UK 2008; US$ 44.99

    The first scholarly study of the men of the RAF and British culture during the war, The Flyer examines the lives of these men and their popular representation in literary and cinematic texts. It illuminates broader issues of gender, class, race, emotional life, and the creation of a national myth in modern Britain. - ;Between 1939 and 1945, the British... more...

  • Debs at Warby Anne de Courcy

    Orion 2012; Not Available

    An extraordinary account - from firsthand sources - of upper class women and the active part they took in the War Pre-war debutantes were members of the most protected, not to say isolated, stratum of 20th-century society: the young (17-20) unmarried daughters of the British upper classes. For most of them, the war changed all that for ever.... more...

  • Debs at Warby Anne de Courcy

    Orion 2012; US$ 16.36

    An extraordinary account - from firsthand sources - of upper class women and the active part they took in the War Pre-war debutantes were members of the most protected, not to say isolated, stratum of 20th-century society: the young (17-20) unmarried daughters of the British upper classes. For most of them, the war changed all that for ever.... more...

  • The Forgottenby Nathan M. Greenfield

    HarperCollins Canada 2013; US$ 17.99

    Unforgettable tales of heroism, bravery and escape—the remarkable true stories of Canadian soldiers and civilians lost behind enemy lines during the Second World War. The Forgotten tells the story of more than 10,000 Canadian servicemen, merchant mariners and civilians for whom the war ended in surrender, capture, imprisonment or escape, as seen... more...

  • Evacueesby Mike Brown

    The History Press 2013; US$ 18.94

    As the last days of peace ebbed away in 1939 and the outbreak of the Second World War appeared inevitable, a massive exodus took place in Britain: nearly two million civilians, most of them children, were taken from the cities, industrial towns and ports to the relative safety of the British countryside. more...

  • The Bombing Warby Richard Overy

    Penguin Books Ltd 2013; US$ 20.78

    The ultimate history of the Blitz and bombing in the Second World War, from Wolfson Prize-winning historian and author Richard Overy The use of massive fleets of bombers to kill and terrorize civilians was an aspect of the Second World War which continues to challenge the idea that Allies specifically fought a 'moral' war. For Britain,... more...

  • The Warsaw Undergroundby Jan Rosinski; Richard Hile

    McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers 2013; US$ 35.00

    The German invasion of Poland in September 1939 abruptly ended author Jan Rosinski's student life, and propelled him into an activist if not leadership role in the Polish resistance organization, the Armia Krajowa or AK. In short order he became a talented forger of Nazi documents, especially travel papers that allowed many refugees to escape the... more...

  • Grey Wolvesby Philip Kaplan

    Pen and Sword 2013; US$ 9.99

    In the early years of the Second World War, the elite force of German submariners known as the Ubootwaffe came perilously close to perfecting the underwater tactics of the First World War and successfully cutting Britain's transatlantic lifeline. To the Allies, these enemy sailors were embarking on a mission that was unequivocally evil. It was... more...

  • Prisonniers de guerreby Yves Durand

    Hachette Littératures 1994; Not Available

    En 1940, plus de 1800 000 soldats français ont été faits prisonniers. 1600 000 d'entre eux ont ensuite connu la captivité en Allemagne, près de 1 000 000 pendant cinq ans. La captivité a frappé toutes les couches sociales et toutes les classes d'âge entre 18 et 50 ans. Les P.G. sont, pour plus de la moitié, déjà mariés et souvent pères de famille.... more...

  • The People's Warby Angus Calder

    Random House 2012; US$ 31.98

    The 1939-45 conflict was, for Britain, a 'total war'; no section of society remained untouched by military conscription, air raids, the shipping crisis and the war economy. In this comprehensive and engrossing narrative Angus Calder presents not only the great events and leading figures but also the oddities and banalities of daily life, and in particular... more...

  • Bitter Oceanby David Fairbank White

    Simon & Schuster 2006; US$ 16.00

    Bitter Ocean is a masterful, authoritative account of perhaps the least-known major battle of World War II, the Battle of the Atlantic. British, Canadian, and American air and sea forces fought the German U-boats in this desperate battle, and prevailed -- at a terrible cost. Between 1939 and 1945, over 36,000 Allied sailors and navy airmen and... more...

  • Studies in Contemporary Jewry, Volume XIIIby Jonathan Frankel

    Oxford University Press 1998; US$ 124.99

    This volume of the annual 'Studies in Contemporary Jewry' series presents essays on the origins of the Holocaust. 'The Fate of the European Jews', 1933-1945 provides multiple perspectives on the question of whether the Holocaust can best be explained as an inevitable result of Europe's anti-Semitic history, or as a tragic historical mutation. more...

  • Think Tanks and Power in Foreign Policyby Inderjeet Parmar

    Palgrave Macmillan 2004; US$ 145.00

    What is the role of elites in shaping foreign policy? Did unaccountable foreign policy elites shape the post-1945 world order? Chatham House and the Council on Foreign Relations were vital in America's shift from isolationism to globalism, and in Britain's shift from Empire to its current pro-American orientation and were also fundamental in engineering... more...

  • War, Cooperation, and Conflict: The European Possessions in the Caribbean, 1939-1945by Fitzroy Baptiste

    ABC-CLIO 1988; US$ 99.00

    This carefully researched study is the first to chronicle the history of Allied involvement in the defense of British, French, and Dutch possessions in the Caribbean. The study is extremely well researched and well written. . . . The definitive work in this particular area of historical research, based on all available sources in English, French,... more...

  • 'For Their Own Good'by Julia S. Torrie

    Berghahn Books 2010; US$ 34.95

    The early twentieth-century advent of aerial bombing made successful evacuations essential to any war effort, but ordinary people resented them deeply. Based on extensive archival research in Germany and France, this is the first broad, comparative study of civilian evacuations in Germany and France during World War II. The evidence uncovered exposes... more...

  • Ivan's Warby Catherine Merridale

    Henry Holt and Co. 2007; US$ 20.99

    Catherine Merridale is the author of the critically acclaimed Night of Stone , winner of Britain's Heinemann Award for Literature. A professor of contemporary history at the University of London, she also writes for the London Review of Books , the New Statesman , and The Independent and regularly presents history features for the BBC. more...

  • Infernoby Max Hastings

    Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2011; US$ 17.95

    From one of our finest military historians, a monumental work that shows us at once the truly global reach of World War II and its deeply personal consequences. World War II involved tens of millions of soldiers and cost sixty million lives?an average of twenty-seven thousand a day. For thirty-five years, Max Hastings has researched and written about... more...

  • Barbed Wire Diplomacyby Neville Wylie

    Oxford University Press 2010; US$ 124.99

    Barbed Wire Diplomacy examines how the United Kingdom government went about protecting the interests, lives and well-being of its prisoners of war (POWs) in Nazi Germany between 1939 and 1945. The comparatively good treatment of British prisoners in Germany has largely been explained by historians in terms of rational self-interest, reciprocity, and... more...

  • We Shall Never Surrenderby Christopher Grace; Donald Fry

    Pan Macmillan UK 2011; US$ 15.45

    During the six long years of the Second World War the British psyche was changed irrevocably. British men and women on both the war front and at home were forced to take life-altering decisions, independently. What no-one could predict was the consequences on the family and on society of these independent journeys by husbands, wives, children, mothers,... more...

  • The Flyerby Martin Francis

    Oxford University Press 2008; US$ 44.99

    Between 1939 and 1945, the British public was spellbound by the martial endeavours and dashing style of the young men of the RAF, especially those with silvery fabric wings sewn above the breast pocket of their glamorous slate-blue uniform. Martin Francis provides the first scholarly study of the place of 'the flyer' in British culture during... more...

  • Military Government in Exileby Evan McGilvray

    Helion & Company 2010; US$ 25.00

    This work examines the nature of the relationship between the British Government and the Polish Government-in-Exile, 1939-1945. The relationship was extremely difficult owing to the extremity of the time and the situations of the two governments. Before 1939 there had been little contact between Poland and Britain, however between 1939 and 1945 the... more...

  • The D.L.I. at Warby David Rissik

    Andrews UK 2012; US$ 26.99

    The Durham Light Infantry is not only one of the British army's proudest and most distinguised units - it is also one of the best recorded. This book is one among several published by the Naval and Military Press chronicling the DLI's many battle exploits, and it tells the regiment's story during the Second World War. The history comes... more...

  • Shavelings in Death Campsby Henryk Maria Malak; Bozenna J. Tucker; Thomas R. Tucker

    McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers 2012; US$ 39.95

    Catholic priests all across Poland were arrested and sent to Nazi concentration camps at the beginning of World War II. This memoir by Fr. Henryk Maria Malak (1912-1987) is their story and his.Through the author's eyes we witness the German invasion, atrocities against the local population, and the roundup of priests from the region. A series of... more...

  • The Pianistby Wladyslaw Szpilman

    Picador 2000; US$ 16.99

    Named one of the Best Books of 1999 by the Los Angeles Times , The Pianist is now a major motion picture directed by Roman Polanski and starring Adrien Brody ( Son of Sam ). The Pianist won the Cannes Film Festival's most prestigious prize--the Palme d'Or. On September 23, 1939, Wladyslaw Szpilman played Chopin's Nocturne in C-sharp minor live... more...

  • Neither Sharks Nor Wolvesby Timothy Mulligan

    Naval Institute Press 2013; US$ 22.95

    A character study of the German submarine force that challenges traditional and revisionist views of the service. more...

  • Luck on My Sideby John Palmer

    Pen and Sword 2002; US$ 1.99

    Sir John Palmer was at sea for virtually the entire war serving in three ships. During this time he kept a secret diary of events and his reactions and emotions which we are now proud to publish. This book vividly describes the author's many wartime exploits. For the worst period of the Battle of the Atlantic, he was on convoy protection duty in... more...

  • A Fatal Balancing Actby Beate Meyer

    Berghahn Books 2013; US$ 100.00

    In 1939 all German Jews had to become members of a newly founded Reich Association. The Jewish functionaries of this organization were faced with circumstances and events that forced them to walk a fine line between responsible action and collaboration. They had hoped to support mass emigration, mitigate the consequences of the anti-Jewish measures,... more...

  • Tin Can Sailorby Charles R. Calhoun

    Naval Institute Press 2014; US$ 19.95

    More than eight hundred sailors served aboard the Sterett during her hazardous and demanding duties in World War II. This is the story of those men and their beloved ship, recorded by a junior officer who served on the famous destroyer from her commissioning in 1939 to April 1943, when he was wounded at the Battle of Tulagi. Peppered with the kind... more...

  • Nazi Germany And the Jews: The Years Of Exterminationby Saul Friedlander

    Orion 2014; Not Available

    With THE YEARS OF EXTERMINATION, Friedlander completes his work on Nazi Germany and the Jews. The book describes and interprets the history of the persecution and murder of the Jews throughout occupied Europe. The implementation of German extermination policies and measures depended on the submissiveness of political authorities, the assistance... more...

  • Nazi Germany And the Jews: The Years Of Exterminationby Saul Friedlander

    Orion 2014; US$ 28.45

    With THE YEARS OF EXTERMINATION, Friedlander completes his work on Nazi Germany and the Jews. The book describes and interprets the history of the persecution and murder of the Jews throughout occupied Europe. The implementation of German extermination policies and measures depended on the submissiveness of political authorities, the assistance... more...

  • Friend or Foeby Paul Kemp

    Pen and Sword 1993; US$ 8.99

    During the Second World War, there were over 100 instances of naval engagements between ships, submarines and aircraft of the same side. In the past there has often been a reluctance by the authorities to admit to these losses but with operational records now available, it is possible for historians to explain how a good number of ships and submarines... more...

  • U-Boat Attack Logsby Daniel Morgan; Bruce Taylor

    Seaforth Publishing 2011; US$ 45.00

    During the Second World War over 250 Allied warships from a dozen navies were sent to the bottom by German U-boats. This ground-breaking study provides a detailed analysis of every sinking for which source material survives from both the Allied and the German sides, resulting in detailed treatment of the fate of 110 vessels, with the remainder summarised... more...

  • Arrival of Eaglesby Andy Saunders

    Grub Street Publishing 2014; US$ 23.99

    During World War Two a great many Luftwaffe aircraft arrived on the ground in the UK or its coastal waters, but, as with Rudolf Hess, not all of them through ‘conventional’ combat circumstances. Some had got lost, others were brought by defectors; some were lured through electronic countermeasures by the RAF, others brought down in unusual... more...

  • Eavesdropping on Hellby Robert J. Hanyok

    Dover Publications 2013; US$ 14.95

    This official government publication explains the archival organization of wartime records for the U.S. Army's Signal Intelligence Service and Britain's Government Code and Cypher School. In addition, it summarizes Holocaust-related information intercepted during the war years. more...

  • No Simple Victoryby Norman Davies

    Penguin Publishing Group 2008; US$ 18.00

    One of the world?s leading historians re- examines World War II and its outcome A clear-eyed reappraisal of World War II that offers new insight by reevaluating well-established facts and pointing out lesser-known ones, No Simple Victory asks readers to reconsider what they know about the war, and how that knowledge might be biased or incorrect.... more...

  • Greatcoats and Glamour Bootsby Carolyn Gossage; Roberta Bondar

    Dundurn 2001; US$ 10.99

    The colourful story of Canada?s "forgotten women" who volunteered for service during the Second World War. more...

  • Iris Murdoch, A Writer at Warby Peter J. Conradi

    Oxford University Press, USA 2011; US$ 25.99

    These never before published writings comprise Iris Murdoch's passionate wartime correspondence with two early intimates: the poet Frank Thompson, brother of the historian E.P. Thompson, who was killed in 1944, and David Hicks, with whom she had a dramatic affair, engagement, and breakup. It also includes the journal that Murdoch kept as a touring... more...

  • The Black Devils March - A Doomed Odysseyby Evan McGilvray

    Helion & Company 2005; US$ 19.99

    The Black Devils March is an account of how the 1st (and only) Polish Armoured Division in the West under the leadership of General Stanislaw Maczek, arose out of the ashes of defeat and while attempting to avoid the internal politics of the Polish Government in Exile, was able to return to Europe in August 1944 on the side of the Western Allies. In... more...

  • Post-War Planning on the Peripheryby Thomas C. Mills

    Edinburgh University Press 2012; US$ 119.99

    Explores Anglo-American economic diplomacy in South America during the Second World War. Thomas Mills explores Anglo-American relations in the previously neglected region of South America during the Second World War to add a new dimension to our understanding of the two powers. He shows how these relations followed a very different pattern to the high-level... more...

  • Decision on Palestine Deferredby Monty Noam Penkower

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 200.00

    Professor Penkower's latest book, Decision on Palestine Deferred, offers the first sustained, documented account of Palestine and the Anglo-American alliance during the Second World War. Firmly grounded in three decades of archival research, his spirited narrative offers a fascinating cast of characters against the backdrop of the larger Middle Eastern... more...

  • Nothing Sacredby David Alvarez; SJ Revd Robert A. Graham

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 57.95

    Nazi Germany considered the Catholic Church to be a serious threat to its domestic security and its international ambitions. In Germany, informants provided intelligence, but in Rome, German attempts to penetrate the Papacy were less successful - except for the codebreaking work. more...

  • A World in Flamesby Martin Kitchen

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 71.95

    A concise account of the war - including the war in Asia and the Pacific as well as the European arena. Covers the formation of the victorious Grand Alliance and to the problems that beset it, and to Nazi Germany's relations with its allies. more...

  • Which People's War?by Sonya O. Rose

    Oxford University Press 2003; US$ 54.99

    Which People's War? examines how national belonging, or British national identity, was envisaged in the public culture of the World War II home front. Using materials from newspapers, magazines, films, novels, diaries, letters, and all sorts of public documents, it explores such questions as: who was included as 'British' and what did it... more...

  • Silent Skiesby Tim Lynch

    Pen and Sword 2008; US$ 11.99

    On 10 May 1940 warfare changed forever when gliders swooped down to seize the fortress of Eben Emael in Belgium ahead of the German advance. In the following five years of war, the glider evolved into a war-winning weapon capable of landing men, guns and even tanks with pinpoint precision. Across the world it became a vital element in military planning,... more...

  • War at Seaby Marcus Falkner

    Seaforth Publishing 2012; US$ 60.00

    In the vast literature of the Second World War there has never been a naval atlas showing graphically the complexities of the war at sea, a war which spread across every ocean. This new book will fill the gap.With more than 200 beautifully-designed maps and charts, the atlas sets out to visualise the great campaigns and major battles as well as the... more...

  • Quiet Heroesby Bernard Edwards

    Pen and Sword 2010; US$ 7.99

    The men of Britain's Merchant Navy, although unarmed civilians going about their lawful business were the first to be involved with the enemy in the Second World War. Less than nine hours after the declaration of war on 3 September 1939, the Donaldson liner Athenia was sunk without warning by a German U-boat off the west coast of Ireland. From... more...

  • The Test of Warby Robert Mackay

    Taylor and Francis 2003; US$ 45.95

    While it lasted, the Second World War dominated the life of the nations that were involved and most of those that were not. Since Britain was in at both the start and the finish her people experienced the impact of total ar in full measure. The experience was a test of the most comprehensive kind: of the institutions, of the resources, and the very... more...

  • Between Capital and Landby Eric Engel Tuten

    Taylor and Francis 2004; US$ 190.00

    Tuten shows how the Jewish National Fund (JNF) proved to be flexible in its fundraising to obtain its land-purchase objectives during the Second World War. He provides a detailed examination of the Jewish National Fund's internal development and analyses the relationship between JNF's finances and land purchase priorities. A valuable addition to recent... more...

  • The Third Reich at Warby Richard J. Evans

    Penguin Publishing Group 2009; US$ 22.00

    ??Masterful?.Evans demonstrates a fluent style and a sweeping grasp of the Third Reich?s history and of the enormous historical literature?.Evans narrates the Reich?s end in gripping fashion as the Allies closed in on Germany. Evans?s fellow historians as well as a broader public will read this work, not quite with pleasure, for there is little joy... more...

  • The Francoist Military Trialsby Peter Anderson

    Taylor and Francis 2009; US$ 130.00

    In Spain between 1936-1945, the Franco regime carried out one Europe?s more brutal but less remembered programs of mass repression. Many were murdered by the regime?s death squads, and in some areas Francoists also subjected up to 15% of the population to summary military trials. Here many suffered the death sentence or jail terms up to thirty years.... more...

  • The Wehrmachtby Tim Ripley

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 180.00

    To see the foreword, the introduction, a generous selection of sample pages, and more, visit the website The Wehrmacht website. In this unique volume, expert Tim Ripley introduces the reader to the world of the German army, covering in detail concepts such as mobile defense and the formidable Blitzkrieg , and explains why the Wehrmacht was... more...

  • The Battle of the Narrow Seasby Peter Scott

    Seaforth Publishing 2009; US$ 29.99

    This is the story of the struggle for the control of the narrow seas of the Channel and the southern North Sea during the Second World War, told by Peter Scott who, as a MTB commander, saw action against the enemy throughout the course of the War.The book is much more than a memoir and tells the whole story of the wide-ranging conflict against the... more...

  • An Expendable Squadronby Roy Conyers Nesbit

    Pen and Sword 2014; US$ 24.00

    Roy Nesbit's highly illustrated history of Coastal Command's 217 Squadron - the squadron in which he served - gives a first-hand insight into the hazardous low-level missions the squadron flew against enemy shipping and ports during the Second World War. He chronicles the squadron's operations from the outbreak of war when it patrolled... more...

  • Deep Sea Huntersby Marin Bowman

    Pen and Sword 2014; US$ 24.95

    This enthralling new release from Martin Bowman details all the varied and dynamic operations at sea carried out by RAF Coastal Command against the U-boats and the German Navy during the Second World War. Beginning with the disastrous Norwegian Campaign, it takes in the numerous attacks on the bustling German submarine base at Lorient, the attack on... more...

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