Call Boomerang Books 1300 36 33 32

Description - Battlecruiser by Douglas Reeman

The Battlecruiser - in their time this class of ships was considered one of the great triumphs of the Royal Navy, as swift as a destroyer but packing a deadly firepower equal to any ship afloat. But the ships had one fatal flaw- their armour could be pierced by a single enemy shell. The Battle of Jutland exposed this Achilles' heel, then further disasters followed in the next world war with the tragic sinkings of the Hood and Repulse. 1943 - Of all her class, HMS Reliant and one other have survived. Reliant has the reputation of a lucky ship but when Captain Guy Sherbrooke joins her he knows he could be her last captain. As Britain prepares to invade occupied Europe, Reliant will be thrown head first into the conflagration. All those who sail in her know that there can be no half measures- only death or glory awaits HMS Reliant.

Buy Battlecruiser by Douglas Reeman from Australia's Online Independent Bookstore, Boomerang Books.

Book Details

ISBN: 9780099439875
ISBN-10: 0099439875
Format: Paperback
(178mm x 110mm x 23mm)
Pages: 368
Imprint: Arrow Books Ltd
Publisher: Cornerstone
Publish Date: 4-Jun-1998
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

Book Reviews - Battlecruiser by Douglas Reeman

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Battlecruiser book by Douglas Reeman and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a Boomerang Books Account Holder - it's free to sign up and there are great benefits!)

Write Review


Author Biography - Douglas Reeman

Douglas Reeman did convoy duty in the Navy in the Atlantic, the Arctic, and the North Sea. He has written over thirty novels under his own name and more than twenty bestselling historical novels featuring Richard Bolitho under the pseudonym Alexander Kent.

Books By Douglas Reeman

Winged Escort by Douglas Reeman
Paperback, March 2017
$32.80
Dawn Like Thunder by Douglas Reeman
Paperback, July 2016
$31.06
Pride and the Anguish by Douglas Reeman
Paperback, May 2016
$32.80
Prayer For The Ship by Douglas Reeman
Paperback, October 2015
$18.20