THE BRITISH SAILOR OF THE SECOND WORLD WAR

10,90

Konstam, A. 56 Pág. Rústica. 21×15.

Categoría: ISBN: 9780747812371

Descripción

This book tell the dramatic story of how the Royal Navy transformed ordinary citizens into first-rate sailors and navy personal during de Second World War. It covers how they were recruited and trained and how they endured life at sea in hostile waters, protecting convoys in the Mediterranean, hunting submarinesin the Atlantic, and standing up to relentles air attacks in the Pacific. Told through vivid first-hand accounts of life onboard, it reveals what it was like to be a sailor navigating, patrolling and fighting in the largest theatre of the war.