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Kriegsmarine U-boats 1939-45 (New Vanguard #55)

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This title follows from New Vanguard 51: Kriegsmarine U-boats 1939–45 (1) and charts the continuing development of the U-boat in German service, including the evolution of the Type IX as a long range 'cruiser' intended for solo operations in distant waters. Also covered is the revolutionary Type XXI, conceived of in 1942 and launched in April 1944, the first true submarine ...more
ebook, 48 pages
Published April 17th 2012 by Osprey Publishing (first published May 25th 2002)
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Sean Chick
Good book but I would have liked to see a little more on the way the submarines handled combat.
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