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Title: U-Boats Against Canada: German Submarines in Canadian Waters.
Description: Kingston, McGill-Queen's University Press. 1985. (ISBN: 0773505849) Hard Cover with dust jacket. 360 pp, 8vo (9 1/4" H). B&w illustrations. German submarines penetrated Canadian waters during the Second World War to within 172 miles of Quebec City. They sank ships, landed spies, laid mines, built an automated weather station, undertook forays to rescue escaped German POW's, and forced the Canadian government to close the St. Lawrence River and Gulf to Allied shipping. Hadley focuses on the exploits of the U-boats and the Canadian response. Christmas gift inscription on verso of half-title page, minor edge wear, minor wrinkling at bottom of spine, one tiny corner bump. Dust jacket has very light edge wrinkling - mainly at top/bottom of spine, very light rubbing minor browning at top of flaps. Very Good/Very Good.

Keywords: World War Ii, Naval Operations, Naval Battles, Navy, Canadian Navy, U-Boats, Submarines, Atlantic, Coastal Defence, St. Lawrence River, Anti-Submarine, Asdic, Belle Isle Strait, Hmcs Burlington, Cat Gear, Hmcs Charlottetown, Censorship, Hmcs Clayoquot, Co

Price: US$ 17.00 Seller: Capricorn Books
- Book number: 22447

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