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The Resource The cruel sea, by Nicholas Monsarrat ; with an introduction by Edward L. Beach

The cruel sea, by Nicholas Monsarrat ; with an introduction by Edward L. Beach

Label
The cruel sea
Title
The cruel sea
Statement of responsibility
by Nicholas Monsarrat ; with an introduction by Edward L. Beach
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Summary
Based on the author's own vivid experiences, The Cruel Sea is the nail-biting story of the crew of HMS Compass Rose, a corvette assigned to protect convoys during World War II. Darting back and forth across the icy North Atlantic, Compass Rose played a deadly cat-and-mouse game with packs of German U-boats lying in wait beneath the ocean waves. Packed with tension and vivid descriptions of agonizing U-boat hunts, this tale of the most bitter and chilling campaign of the war tells of ordinary men who had to master their own fears before they could face a brutal menace-one which would strike without warning from the deep
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
074618
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
823/.912
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR6025.O36
LC item number
C7 1988
Literary form
fiction
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True
Series statement
Classics of naval literature
Target audience
adult
Label
The cruel sea, by Nicholas Monsarrat ; with an introduction by Edward L. Beach
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
2246081
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xvii, 426 p.
Isbn
9780870210556
Lccn
88015126
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm17954402
  • (OCoLC)17954402
Label
The cruel sea, by Nicholas Monsarrat ; with an introduction by Edward L. Beach
Publication
Control code
2246081
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xvii, 426 p.
Isbn
9780870210556
Lccn
88015126
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm17954402
  • (OCoLC)17954402

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