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The Battle of the Atlantic : How the Allies Won the War.

Author/Creator:
Dimbleby, Jonathan.
Publication:
Oxford : Oxford University Press, Incorporated, 2016.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (585 pages)
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Subjects:
World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Atlantic Ocean.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Summary:
Jonathan Dimbleby offers a gripping account of the Battle of the Atlantic, the most destructive naval campaign in history, revealing its central importance to the outcome of World War Two.
Contents:
Cover
Half-Title
Series
Title
Copyright
Dedication
Contents
Maps and Illustrations
Preface: A Momentous Victory
Plates
1. The Phony War that Wasn't
2. Caught Hopping
3. Rash Moves
4. The End of the Beginning
5. U- Boats on the Rampage
6. Churchill Declares 'The Battle of the Atlantic'
7. Moving the Goalposts Again
8 . America Goes for It
9 . Secret Weapons
10 . Fingers in the Dyke
11. Shifting Fortunes
12. Beating the Drum
13. Overstretched Everywhere
14. Disaster in the Arctic
15. Goading the Bear
16. Dönitz Seizes His Chance
17. Changes at the Top
18. 'The Battle of the Air'
19. A Very Narrow Escape
20. A Dramatic Turnabout
21 . The Reckoning
22. The Beginning of the End
Epilogue: Fates Disentwined
Acknowledgements
Select Bibliography
Notes
Index.
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Local notes:
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2021. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
Other format:
Print version: Dimbleby, Jonathan The Battle of the Atlantic
ISBN:
9780190495862
9780190495855
OCLC:
953455768