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Battleship: The Loss of the Prince of Wales and the Repulse

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Product description

On Wednesday, 10th December 1941, the third day of the war with Japan, two British capital ships were sunk off Malaya by air-launched torpedo attack killing 840 men. Taking full advantage of British Second World War documents and the Japanese Official History, the authors recreate for the reader not only what happened on that sunny morning off Malaya, but also what it was like for the men involved. They dispose of several myths to explain what happened in those confused hours, and address the uncertainty, controversy and strong emotions that surrounded the sinkings.

Book is in generally good condition but the covers have watermarks and other minor damage.

Item details

Author(s):
Martin Middlebrook,‎ Patrick Mahoney
Condition:
Used: good
Edition:
1977
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0713910429
ISBN-13:
9780713910421
Number of pages:
366
Publisher:
Allen Lane
Title:
Battleship: The Loss of the Prince of Wales and the Repulse

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On Wednesday, 10th December 1941, the third day of the war with Japan, two British capital ships were sunk off Malaya by air-launched torpedo attack killing 840 men. Taking full advantage of British Second World War documents and the Japanese Official History, the authors recreate for the reader not only what happened on that sunny morning off Malaya, but also what it was like for the men involved. They dispose of several myths to explain what happened in those confused hours, and address the uncertainty, controversy and strong emotions that surrounded the sinkings.

Book is in generally good condition but the covers have watermarks and other minor damage.

Author(s):
Martin Middlebrook,‎ Patrick Mahoney
Condition:
Used: good
Edition:
1977
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0713910429
ISBN-13:
9780713910421
Number of pages:
366
Publisher:
Allen Lane
Title:
Battleship: The Loss of the Prince of Wales and the Repulse

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