Recent additions

This is a listing of the 30 latest additions to our books databases. Those books may or may not be new releases. Many of those books have been submitted by our readers in the last few days.



The Maritime Archaeology of a Modern Conflict

by - McCartney, Innes
Comparing the Archaeology of German Submarine Wrecks to the Historical Text (2015, Routledge Taylor & Francis)
ISBN 978-1-138814356
Hardcover, 328 pages, 119 figures
book is in English language
Description: A major academic work which provides first-hand artefactual evidence of dives on over 40 WWI and WW2 U-Boat wrecks in the English Channel. The majorit ...
Visit our page for this title


Dead Wake

by - Erik Larson
The Last Crossing of the Lusitania (2015, Random House)
ISBN 978-0-8041-9461
Softcover, Large Print
book is in English language
Description: Discussion and details about the Lusitania and U-20 under the command of W. Schwieger. Covers the entire patrol of the U-20 and voyage of the Lusitan ...
Visit our page for this title


The Newfyjohn Solution

by - Paul W Collins
St. John's, Newfoundland as a Case Stdy of SecondWorld War Allied Naval Base Development During the Battle of the Atlantic. (2014, WriteAdvice Press)
ISBN 978-09878918-6-
Softcover
book is in English language
Description: Explores the develpoment of St. John's, Newfoundland from merely a poorly defended harbour into on of the most important naval escort bases in the Nor ...
Visit our page for this title


Before Jutland

by - James Goldrick
The Naval War in Northern European Waters, August 1914-February 1915 (2015, Naval Institure Press)
ISBN 9781591143499
Paperback, 382 pages, 11 maps
book is in English language
Description: A balanced account of naval operations in the North Sea and the Baltic during the opening months of WWI
Visit our page for this title


My Sea Lady

Buy this title at


amazon.com
See more sellers

My Sea Lady

by - Graeme Ogden
An Epic Memoir of the Arctic Convoys (2014, Bene Factum Publishing)
ISBN 1909657174
Paperback, 188 pages
book is in English language
Description: A remarkable wartime memoir, unusually personal and frank, chronicling the bleak and arduous journeys onboard an anti-submarine trawler in the Arcti ...
Visit our page for this title


Where Divers Dare

Buy this title at


amazon.com
See more sellers

Where Divers Dare

by - Randall Peffer
The Hunt for the Last U-Boat (2016, Dutton Caliber)
ISBN 0425276368
Hardcover, 320 pages
book is in English language
Description: In the tradition of Shadow Divers, this is the gripping true account of the search for German U-boat U-550, the last unfound, diveable wreck of a U-bo ...
Visit our page for this title


Mystery of the Last Olympian

Buy this title at


amazon.com
See more sellers

Mystery of the Last Olympian

by - Richie Kohler
Titanic's Tragic Sister Britannic (2016, Best Publishing Company)
ISBN 1930536860
Paperback, 228 pages
book is in English language
Description: The book gives you a firsthand account as Richie Kohler (of Shadow Divers and Deep Sea Detectives) takes readers on the intriguing journey from the ri ...
Visit our page for this title


U-boat Assault on America

Buy this title at


amazon.com
See more sellers

U-boat Assault on America

by - Ken Brown
The Eastern Seaboard Campaign 1942 (2017, Naval Institute Press)
ISBN 1473887283
Hardcover, 288 pages
book is in English language
Description: The “Second Happy Time” was the informal name given to the phase of the battle of the Atlantic when German U-boats attacked both merchant and U.S. ...
Visit our page for this title


U-Boats Beyond Biscay

Buy this title at


amazon.com
See more sellers

U-Boats Beyond Biscay

by - Bernard Edwards
Dönitz Looks to New Horizons (2017, Pen and Sword)
ISBN 1473896053
Hardcover, 208 pages
book is in English language
Description: On the outbreak of war in 1939 Admiral Donitzs U-boat flotillas consisted of some thirty U-boats fully operational, with only six to eight at sea at a ...
Visit our page for this title


U-Boats off Bermuda

Buy this title at


amazon.com
See more sellers

U-Boats off Bermuda

by - Eric Wiberg
Patrol Summaries and Merchant Ship Survivors Landed in Bermuda 1940-1944 (2017, Fonthill Media)
ISBN 1781556067
Hardcover, 256 pages
book is in English language
Description: For the first time, a book exposes an obscure theater of the Second World War in great detail and comprehensively, not just in terms of geography but ...
Visit our page for this title


U-Boats in the Bahamas

Buy this title at


amazon.co.uk
£ 35.95

U-Boats in the Bahamas

by - Eric Wiberg (2016, Brick Tower Press)
ISBN 1899694625
Hardcover, 380 pages
book is in English language
Description: [Eric Wiberg] ..".builds a character both attractive and intriguing to the reader. I ended genuinely curious about what might come next, and confident ...
Visit our page for this title


The Burning Shore

Buy this title at


amazon.com

The Burning Shore

by - Ed Offley
How Hitler's U-Boats Brought World War II to America (2014, Basic Books)
Kindle Edition, 320 pages
book is in English language
Description: The untold story of two men—an American pilot and a German U-boat commander—whose clash off the coast of North Carolina brought the horrors of Wor ...
Visit our page for this title


Krigsdagbok U202

by - Spiegel von und zu Peckelsheim, Edgar (1916, H. Aschehoug & Co, Kristiania)
book is in Norwegian language
Visit our page for this title


Lifeboat #6

Buy this title at


amazon.com
See more sellers

Lifeboat #6

by - Kevin Gomm
The Sinking of the SS Fort Lee (2014, Digger Press)
ISBN 0987223186
Paperback, 550 pages
book is in English language
Description: Ever wanted to know what it is like to be on a torpedoed ship and then to spend the next several weeks in a lifeboat marooned at sea? On November 2, 1 ...
Visit our page for this title


The Bravest Man

Buy this title at


amazon.com
See more sellers

The Bravest Man

by - William Tuohy
Richard O'Kane and the Amazing Submarine Adventures of the USS Tang (2006, Presidio Press)
ISBN 089141889X
Mass Market Paperback, 448 pages
book is in English language
Description: “There’s no margin for mistakes in submarines. You’re either alive or dead.”–Richard O’KaneHailed as the ace of aces, captain Richard O’ ...
Visit our page for this title


The Silent Service in World War II

Buy this title at


amazon.com
See more sellers

The Silent Service in World War II

by - Michael Green
The Story of the U.S. Navy Submarine Force in the Words of the Men Who Lived It (2012, Casemate)
ISBN 1612001254
Hardcover, 264 pages
book is in English language
Description: When the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor on 7 December 1941, the U.S. Navy had a total of 111 submarines. However, this fleet was not nearly as impress ...
Visit our page for this title


The War Below

Buy this title at


amazon.com
See more sellers

The War Below

by - James Scott
The Story of Three Submarines That Battled Japan (2013, Simon & Schuster)
ISBN 1439176833
Hardcover, 448 pages
book is in English language
Description: THE WAR BELOW is the riveting story of the submarine force that helped win World War II in the Pacific by ravaging Japan’s merchant fleet and destro ...
Visit our page for this title


Code Name Caesar

Buy this title at


amazon.com
See more sellers

Code Name Caesar

by - Jerome Preisler
The Secret Hunt for U-Boat 864 During World War II (2012, Berkley Caliber)
ISBN 042524525X
Hardcover, 287 pages
book is in English language
Description: As the Allies pressed forward both in Europe and the Pacific in the waning days of World War II, a little-known battle took place under the frozen sea ...
Visit our page for this title


Eight Survived

Buy this title at


amazon.com
See more sellers

Eight Survived

by - Douglas A. Campbell
The Harrowing Story of the USS Flier and the Only Downed World War II Submariners to Survive and Evade Capture (2010, Lyons Press)
ISBN 1599219344
Hardcover, 304 pages
book is in English language
Description: The incredible wartime saga of the only American submarinersto survive the sinking of their ship and evade enemy capture in WWII On the night of Augu ...
Visit our page for this title


German U-Boat Losses During World War II

Buy this title at


amazon.com
See more sellers

German U-Boat Losses During World War II

by - Axel Niestlé
Details of Destruction (2014, Frontline Books)
ISBN 1848322100
Hardcover, 320 pages
book is in English language
Description: No other publication on this subject comes even close to including the amount of detail provided in this book. An introduction both summarizes previou ...
Visit our page for this title


Fatal Dive

Buy this title at


amazon.com
See more sellers

Fatal Dive

by - Peter F. Stevens
Solving the World War II Mystery of the USS Grunion (2012, Regnery History)
ISBN 1596987677
Hardcover, 352 pages
book is in English language
Description: Fatal Dive: Solving the World War II Mystery of the USS Grunion by Peter F. Stevens reveals the incredible true story of the search for and discovery ...
Visit our page for this title


Blind Man's Bluff

Buy this title at


amazon.com
See more sellers

Blind Man's Bluff

by - Sherry Sontag
The Untold Story Of American Submarine Espionage (1998, PublicAffairs)
ISBN 1891620088
Hardcover, 384 pages
book is in English language
Description: Over the course of five years, investigative reporters Sherry Sontag and Chris Drew interviewed hundreds of men who had never spoken about their under ...
Visit our page for this title


Air Raid, Pearl Harbor!

Buy this title at


amazon.de
EUR 37.83

Air Raid, Pearl Harbor!

by -
Recollections of a Day of Infamy (1981, Naval Institute Press)
ISBN 0870210866
Hardcover, 299 pages
book is in English language
Description: Personal reminiscences offer varying perspectives on the events and significance of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor.
Visit our page for this title


Ship of Ghosts

Buy this title at


amazon.com
See more sellers

Ship of Ghosts

by - James D. Hornfischer
The Story of the USS Houston, FDR's Legendary Lost Cruiser, and the Epic Saga of her Survivors (2007, Bantam)
ISBN 0553384503
Paperback, 544 pages
book is in English language
Description: "Son, we’re going to Hell."The navigator of the USS Houston confided these prophetic words to a young officer as he and his captain charted a course ...
Visit our page for this title


To the Last Salute: Memories of an Austrian U-Boat Commander

Buy this title at


amazon.com
See more sellers

To the Last Salute: Memories of an Austrian U-Boat Commander

by - Von Trapp, Georg (2007, University of Nebraska Press)
Paperback, 192 pages, 34 illustations
book is in English language
Description: Georg Von Trapps enthralling account of his service as a U-Boat commander in WW1, translated by his granddaughter Elizabeth Campbell.
Visit our page for this title


Coasting Schooner

by - Burgess, Robert H.
The Four Masted Albert F. Paul (1978, Mariners Museum)
ISBN 0917376315
book is in English language
Description: This unusually thorough history recounts the entire career of one of the last coasting schooners sailing in American waters. Burgess follows the schoo ...
Visit our page for this title


German Naval Code Breakers

Buy this title at


amazon.com
See more sellers

German Naval Code Breakers

by - Jak P Mallmann Showell (2003, Ian Allan)
ISBN 159114308X
160 pages
book is in English language
Description: Though not strictly U Boat, it does cover a fascinating side of WW2 radio intelligence at sea but from the German side. Makes a change from Bletchley ...
Visit our page for this title


First Sailing of the S.S. Smith Thompson

Buy this title at


amazon.com
See more sellers

First Sailing of the S.S. Smith Thompson

by - Miller, Steve
Serving in the U.S. Merchant Marine in World War II (2011, Merriam Press)
ISBN 1468106422
Softcover, 242pp, 22 photos/charts
book is in English language
Description: This the story of Lt(jg) Al Miller, USMS, a Communications Officer, and his first voyage of WW II aboard the brand new Liberty ship, S.S.Smith Thompso ...
Visit our page for this title


Dutch warships of world war two

by - Willigenburg, Henk (2010, Lanasta publishing)
ISBN 9086160816
hardcover, a bout 300 + pages
book is in English language
Description: pictures and drawings of all dutch nanaval warships in world war two
Visit our page for this title


Suppliers of the Grey Wolves

Buy this title at


amazon.de
EUR 59.00

Suppliers of the Grey Wolves

by - Urbanke, Axel
The story of the german submarine tankers 1941-43 (2012, Urbanke, Axel/ Luftfahrtverlag-start)
ISBN 3941437143
english-german Hardcover 330 pages colourphotos COMING SOON
book is in German language
Description: The full story of all german submarine tankers including lots of photos and maps, portraits of the commanding officers and exciting stories from their ...
Visit our page for this title