The Battle of the Atlantic

The Battle of the Atlantic

How the Allies Won the War

Book - 2016
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Jonathan Dimbleby's The Battle of the Atlantic offers a detailed and immersive account of this campaign, placing it within the context of the war as a whole. Dimbleby delves into the politics on both sides of the Atlantic, revealing the role of Bletchley Park and the complex and dynamic relationship between America and England. He uses contemporary diaries and letters from leaders and sailors to chilling effect, evoking the lives and experiences of those who fought the longest battle of World War Two. This is the definitive account of the Battle of the Atlantic.
Publisher: New York, NY : Oxford University Press, [2016]
ISBN: 9780190495855
0190495855
Branch Call Number: 940.545 DIMBLEBY
Characteristics: xxx, 530 pages, 24 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm

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Chiefs1970
Jan 28, 2017

This is a very well researched and written book that tells the story of the Battle of the Atlantic, although written from the English perspective, it includes the efforts by Winston Churchill to engage President Roosevelt into the conflict knowing that public opinion would not allow full engagement, many of the documents and battle plans of the German navy, and the eventual actions by the Allies that changed the course of the battle extending from the Arctic ocean through the Mediterranean Sea, and ultimately the entire Atlantic ocean. Great addition to the Tulsa Library system.

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