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I Drasi tou Polemikou kai Emporikou Ellinikou Naftikou kata ton B' Pagosmio Polemo
By Manolas, Stamatios G., R. Adm. (ret.), Economist - Attorney at Law
Descripton: This is a history of the Hellenic Navy after the capitulation of Greece in April 1941 until the return of the Fleet to Greece in October 1944. After a brief history of the Mediterranean states and the strategic importance of the Mediterranean Sea, the main part of the book narrates the actions of the units of the Fleet in the Mediterranean, the Atlantic, the Indian Ocean, etc. It is divided into chapters written more or less chronologically. The last part (no more than thirty pages) is about the Merchant Navy with separate chapters for the Battle of the Atlantic, D-Day, Indian and Pacific Oceans, Liberty ships, etc.