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The submarine peril

Jellicoe, John Rushworth Jellicoe Earl

The submarine peril

the Admiralty policy in 1917

by Jellicoe, John Rushworth Jellicoe Earl

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Published by Cassell and company, limited in London [etc.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • World War, 1914-1918 -- Naval operations -- Submarine.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Admiral of the fleet, the Right Hon. the Earl Jellicoe...with eighteen illustrations.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD593 .J4
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 240 p.
    Number of Pages240
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6318127M
    LC Control Number35004786
    OCLC/WorldCa2758197

    An octopus -shaped submarine, captained by Count Olaf, appears on the Queequeg' s sonar, but it is driven off by a mysterious object which appears only as a question mark on the radar screen. Fiona then looks in her mycological textbooks to research the Gorgonian Grotto. Access-restricted-item true Addeddate Bookplateleaf Boxid IA City Poole Donor bostonpubliclibrary Edition.

    Print book: EnglishView all editions and formats: Rating: (not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first. Subjects: Anti-submarine warfare -- Great Britain -- History. World War, -- Naval operations, British. Anti-submarine warfare. View all subjects; More like this: Similar Items. This illustrated study explores, in detail, the climactic events of the Battle of the Atlantic, and how air power proved to be the Allies' most important submarine-killer in one of the most bitterly fought naval campaigns of World War II. As opened, both Nazi Germany and the Allies were ready for the climactic battles of the Atlantic to begin.

      Submarine Peral: Constructional Features. The Peral submarine was quite sleek and technologically advanced for its time. Considered as the world’s first electric battery powered submarine and measuring almost 22 metres lengthwise with a width of about three metres, the submersible could function at maximal speeds touching nearly eight knots.   A Measureless Peril America in the Fight for the Atlantic, the Longest Battle of World War II (Book): Snow, Richard: In "A Measureless Peril," the historian Richard Snow captures all the drama of the merciless contest between the quickly built U.S. warships and the ever-more cunning and lethal U-boats that controlled the sea lanes of the Atlantic during WWII.


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