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Torpedoes in the Gulf: Galveston and the U-Boats 1942-1943 (Texas A & M University Military History Series #40)

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At the beginning of America's involvement in World War II, Galveston Island was a recreation center for area servicemen. Every evening throngs of soldiers, sailors, and Marines strolled along the seawall, basking in the warm sun and soft gulf breezes. Red, pink, and white oleanders bloomed in all their glory, sea gulls squawked overhead, and gentle waves swished over sandy ...more
Paperback, 265 pages
Published March 1st 1995 by Texas A&M University Press (first published 1995)
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