Forgotten Voices of the Second World War by Max Arthur
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Forgotten Voices of the Second World War
By Max Arthur

Forgotten Voices of the Second World War

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Forgotten Voices of the Second World War by Max Arthur

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The first British major success of World War two was when Royal Navy forced the preying pocket Battle ship the Graf Spee, to scuttle at seaHitler had ordered a blockade of the British Isles and for some months German U-boats and warships caused havoc among allied merchant shipping carrying vital supplies. In 1941 the one sided battle of the Atlantic became more even, when the Royal Navy started moving ships in convoy with escorts using radar, and information from British scientists who had cracked the Kreigsmarine version of the Enigma Code captured by the Royal Navy. The perils of the Atlantic were only equalled by the Convoys on the run to northern Russia. Sub-zero temperatures, pack ice and appalling weather conditions plus the menacing Luftwaffe and the German Navy based in Norway, made it one of the most hazardous actions of the entire war. Meanwhile, in the air, bomber planes of the RAF and US air force were incessantly bombarding German Industries and cities. Casualties on the ground were devastating and the life expectancy of the aircrew was alarmingly short. The destruction of communications and armament factories was the main contribution from the bombing campaign.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9781856869515
ISBN-10: 1856869512
Format: Audio cassette
(140mm x 106mm x 17mm)
Imprint: Random House Audiobooks
Publisher: Cornerstone
Publish Date: 4-Nov-2004
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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Sales Points--The biggest Random House audiobook campaign to date --Produced by the award-winning team that produced Forgotten Voices of the Great War (Mike Carrington Wood and Westwood Sound Productions)--Forgotten Voices of The Great War won the British Book Award - Audiobook of the Year 2003--First hand accounts from those who survived the conflict--Forgotten Voices of The Great War has sold over 3000 box sets at -40 for tape and -50 for CD--With national Radio advertising and in-store promotionsPraise for Forgotten Voices of The Great War audiobook:'One of the most powerful audiobook experiences I have had' Christina Hardyman, BBC History Magazine

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