Disasters of the Deep: A Comprehensive Survey of Submarine Accidents & Disasters

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Pen and Sword, 1 okt. 2006 - 288 pagina's
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This is the fully revised and updated edition of the first comprehensive account of every peacetime submarine disaster from 1774 to the present day. By examining many of the sinkings in considerable detail, analysing what went wrong and describing attempts made to rescue the crew and vessel, Edwyn Gray traces the development of the submarine.
 

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Inhoudsopgave

1 Give us air
1
2 Into perpetual night
18
3 The best tradition of the Service
37
4 They feel very cold
57
5 Overdue and presumed lost
74
6 When in doubt dive
91
7 A trifling mistake
103
8 Slow torture as well as death
119
11 Here we go for 14 days survivors leave
172
12 We are at the north end of Hurd Deep
191
13 Gertrude Check K
206
14 Dont lose hope
229
15 Affray the last word
250
16 Deliver us O Lord
257
Appendices
266
Index
291

9 Hi fellas Here we are USS Squalus
138
10 We couldnt open the hatch HMS Thetis
154

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Edwyn Gray is an author and historian.

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