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Author Bishop, Patrick (Patrick Joseph)

Title The hunt for Hitler's warship / Patrick Bishop.

Imprint Washington, DC : Regnery History ; New York, NY : Distributed to the trade by Perseus Distribution, 2013.

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Edition 1st Regnery ed.
Description xxii, 426 p., [8] p. of plates : ill. (some col.), maps ; 24 cm.
Note Originally published: Target Tirpitz : x-craft, agents, and dambusters : the epic quest to destroy Hitler's mightiest warship. -- London : HarperPress, 2012.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 399-412) and index.
Contents Ranks of the Kriegsmarine --The belly of the beast -- Wilhelmshaven : Saturday, April 1, 1939 -- Swordfish -- Trondheim -- "A wonderful chance" -- "A somewhat desperate venture" -- Smoke and fog -- Provoking Nemesis -- "A heart-shaking" decision -- A ha-porth of tar -- The Iron Castle -- Enter the lion -- Madmen -- The great adventure -- A "bloody great bang" -- North Cape -- Tungsten -- The third man -- "My God Mac, they've had it today."
Subject Tait, James Brian.
Tirpitz (Battleship)
World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations, British.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval operations, British.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval operations -- Submarine.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval operations, German.
Added Title Target Tirpitz
ISBN 9781621570035 : $27.95
1621570037

 
    
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