Russian language books


Atakuiut podvodniki

by - Dmitriev, Vladimir Ivanovich
(Submarines attacking) (1964, )
341 pages
Description: A general history of Soviet submarine operations during World War II.
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Atomnaia podvodnaia epopeia

Atomnaia podvodnaia epopeia

by - Osipenko, L.G., Zhil'tsov, L.M., and Mormul', N.G.
(Nuclear underwater epic: Achievements, failures, and catastrophes)
Podvigi, neudachi, katastrofy (1994, Borges, Moskva)
400 pages
Description: First attempt to write a brief objective history of the Soviet nuclear submarine fleet (as opposed to the official "victory reports"), from the point ...
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Atomnye, unikal\'nye, strategicheskie

Atomnye, unikal'nye, strategicheskie

by - Mormul', N.G.
(Nuclear, unique, strategic) (1997, 999, Murmansk)
267 pages
Description: This book may be considered a supplement to Atomnaia podvodnaia epopeia.
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Aviatsiia protiv podvodnykh lodok

by - Sotnikov, Ivan Mikhailovich
(Aviation against submarines) (1970, Voenizdat, Moskva)
206 pages
Description: Covers aerial anti-submarine warfare.
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Belomorskaia flotiliia v Velikoi Otechestvennoi voine

by - Puzyrev, V.P.
(The arctic fleet in World War II) (1981, Voennoe izdatel'stvo Ministerstva oborony SSSR, Moskva)
221 pages
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Besposhchadnyi

by - Negoda, Grigorii Pudovich
(Merciless) (1961, )
108 pages
Description: About the Soviet minelayer Besposhchadnyi ("Merciless") in World War II.
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Bitva za Atlantiku vyigrana

by - Morison, Samuel Eliot
(Battle of the Atlantic won) (1959, Voenizdat, 1959)
360 pages
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Blokada i kontrblokada

by - Bogolepov, V. P.
(Blockade and counterblockade) (1967, )
766 pages
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Boevye deistviia podvodnykh lodok SShA vo vtoroi mirovoi voine

by - Roscoe, Theodore
(Submarines of the USA in World War II) (1957, Inostrannaia literatura, Moskva)
540 pages
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Boevye deistviia v Atlantike i na Sredizemnom more, 1939-1945

by - Belli, V.A. and Penzin, K.V.
(Battles in the Atlantic and the Mediterranean, 1939-1945) (1967, Voenizdat, Moskva)
480 pages
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Boyevye korabli yaponskogo flota: Podvodniye lodki 10.1918-8.1945 Spravochnik

Boyevye korabli yaponskogo flota: Podvodniye lodki 10.1918-8.1945 Spravochnik

by - Apalkov, Yu. V.
(Japanese Fleet Warships: The Submarines Oct. 1918 - Aug. 1945, A Manual) (1999, Galeya Print St. Petersburg)
ISBN 581720021X
Paperback, 230 pages, numerous 1/400th scale drawings and sections, 8 pp of photos
Description: A marvelous manual for every sublover, providing he can read Russian. Every class of Japanese submarines described in great detail, with a day after o ...
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Corsary glubin

by - Thomas, Lowell
(Raiders of the Deep) (1940, Voenno-Morskoe Izdatelstvo NKMF SSSR, Moskva)
Hardcover, 142 pages, no maps, no photos
Description: Mr. Thomas wrote this book in the early 1920s, traveling to Germany to interview many of the U-boat skippers and crews from the Kaiser's U-boat fleet. ...
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Flot v Velikoi Otechestvennoi voine, 1941-1945

by - Basov, A. V.
(The fleet in World War II, 1941-1945: Operational and strategic comparisons)
Opyt operativno-strategicheskogo primeneniia (1980, Akademiia nauk SSSR, Moskva)
304 pages
Description: Comparison of Soviet and German naval operations in World War II.
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Germanskaia podvodnaia voina 1914-1918

by - Gibson, Richard Henry
(The German submarine war 1914-1918) (1935, Gos. voen. isd. Narkomata oborony SSSR)
314 pages
Description: Analysis of the submarine war from the British point of view, detailing all the German submarines, fates, commanders, sinking locations, postwar f ...
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Germanskie elektrolodki XXI i XXIII seriy

by - Antonov, A.M.
(German Elektroboot Types XXI, XXIII) (1997, Izdatelstvo Gangut)
Paperback, 48 pages, 19 photos, 7 drawings, 7 tables
Description: Detailed information on these types of U-boats.
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Germanskie podvodnie lodki v Arktike 1941-1942

by - Sergeev, Andrej
(German U-Boats in the Arctic 1941-1942) (2003, ZAO Russkiy Izdatelskiy Dom)
ISBN 5990009917
Hardcover, 304 pages, 31 maps
Description: This book covers the actions of German submarines against Allied shipping in the Arctic in 1941-1942. Very detailed and highly professional book (like ...
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Germanskie podvodnye lodki voiny 1914-1918

Germanskie podvodnye lodki voiny 1914-1918

by - Gaier, A.
(German submarines 1914-1918) (1998, Zitadel, St. Petersburg)
Paperback, 88 pages, b&w photos, diagrams
Description: Only 800 copies of this book were printed.
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Katastrofy pod vodoi

by - Mormul', N.G.
(Underwater catastrophes) (1999, Elteco, Murmansk)
572 pages
Description: An overview of post-WWII submarine casualties and accidents. Broad source of lesser-known facts about Soviet submarine accidents. Lots of pictures, di ...
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Komandiry sovetskikh podvodnikh lodok 1941-1945

Komandiry sovetskikh podvodnikh lodok 1941-1945

by - Platonov, A.V. and Lur'ye, V.M.
(Commanders of Soviet Submarines 1941-1945) (1999, Citadel, Sankt-Peterburg)
124 pages
Description: Comprehensive handbook containing little-known facts about WWII Soviet submarine operations, lot of photos, statistics, and extracts from battle order ...
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Konstruktory podvodnikh korabley

Konstruktory podvodnikh korabley

by - Stvolinsky, Yu.
(Submersible Ships Designers: A Documented Stories Of The Creators Of The Soviet Fleet Of The Deep)
Dokumyentalnye rasskazy o sozdatyelyakh sovetskogo flota morskikh glubin (2001, Lenizdat, Leningrad)
Paperback, 255 pages, 16 pages of photos
Description: Biographies of designers of Russian and Soviet diesel boats, including many narratives by the eyewitnesses. Interesting reading, though sometimes prop ...
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Korabli otechestva

Korabli otechestva

by - Berezhnoy, S.S.
(Ships of the Fatherland: Submarines 1903-1917)
Podvodniye lodki 1903-1917, Part I (1996, ATF Kharkov)
Paperback, 64 pages, tens of drawings and (blurry) photos
Description: A manual of the Imperial Russian subs, with all classes covered with at least a silhouette and data, with detailed ships histories and WW1 operational ...
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Krasnoznamennyi Baltiiskii flot v Velikoi Otechestvennoi voine, 1941-1945

by - Samsonov, A.M.
(The Baltic fleet in World War II, 1941-1945) (1981, Izdatel'stvo Nauka, Moskva)
501 pages, photos
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Krasnoznamienniy Baltiyskiy Flot v zaveryayushchiy period velikoy otechestvyennoy voyni 1944-1945 gg.

Krasnoznamienniy Baltiyskiy Flot v zaveryayushchiy period velikoy otechestvyennoy voyni 1944-1945 gg.

by - Atchkasov, V.I., editor
(Red Banner Baltic Fleet In The Closing Phase Of The Great Patriotic War 1944-1945) (1975, Izdatel'stvo Nauka, Moskva)
Hardcover, 488 pages, maps, foldout map, photos and tables
Description: An extensive outline of Soviet Baltic Fleet activities in the last year of WWII, with chapters on every facet of the BF operations, from coastal artil ...
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Moral'nyi koefitsient

by - Solov'ev, Georgii
(The moral coefficient: Stories about submariners)
Rasskazy o podvodnikakh (1944, Molodaia gvardiia, Moskva)
126 pages
Description: The four short stories in this book deal with Soviet submariners in World War II. In Poedinok (Duel), a Soviet sub and a German U-boat stalk each oth ...
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Na podvodnoi lodke

by - Hashagen, Ernst
(On a submarine: Off the British shore, 1914-1918)
U beregov Anglii, 1914-1918 (1937, Gos. voen. isd. Narkomata oborony SSSR)
216 pages
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Na podvodnoi lodke v 1916 godu

by - Lieutenant Vedi
(On a submarine in 1916) (1997, Citadel, Sankt-Peterburg)
48 pages
Description: Reprint of the brochure issued in 1917 in St-Petersburg. The author, hidden under the pseudonym Lieutenant Vedi (or Lieutenant Victor - English equiva ...
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Nemetskaia podvodnaia lodka U-250

by - Karschawin, Boris
(The German submarine U-250: New documents and facts)
Novye dokumenty i fakty (1996, Nevskoe vremia, Sankt-Peterburg)
ISBN 5882600138
71 pages
Description: A well-researched book about the U-250.
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Nemetskie podvodnye lodki vo vtoroi mirovoi voine

by - Dönitz, Karl
(German submarines in the second world war) (1964, )
456 pages
Description: Written by himself about his time as Commander-in-Chief U-boats (10 years) and as the last head of state of the Third Reich (20 days).
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O druz'iakh-tovarishchakh

by - Chernyshev, Igor' Petrovich
(On friends and comrades) (1981, Lenizdat, Leningrad)
224 pages
Description: About the Soviet Union's Baltic fleet in World War II.
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Ocherki po bor'be s podvodnymi lodkami

by - Travinichev, A.
(Notes on submarine warfare: World War I)
imperialisticheskaia voina 1914-1918 (1938, Gos. voen. isd. Narkomata oborony SSSR)
197 pages, maps
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Okeanologiia, geografiia, i voennaia istoriia

by - Isakov, I.S.
(Oceanography, geography, and military history: Selected works)
Izbrannye trudy (1984, Nauka, Moskva)
584 pages
Description: This book does not relate directly to submarine operations, but many of the articles contain various data about submarine warfare, operations, etc. Mo ...
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Okhotniki za podvodnymi lodkami

by - Shchekotov, E.
(Submarine hunters) (1960, Voennoe izdatel'stvo, Moskva)
125 pages
Description: About Soviet anti-submarine warfare.
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Operatsii podvodnykh lodok

by - Aleksandrov, A.P.
(Submarine operations) (1933, Voenno-morskaia akademia RKKA, Leningrad)
486 pages
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Piraty fiurera

by - Bunich, Igor
(The Führer's pirates) (1998, Oblik, Sankt-Peterburg)
ISBN 5859760272
599 pages
Description: Contents: Across Three Oceans (the round-the-world voyage of the auxiliary cruiser Atlantis); The Bloody Adventures of the Pocket Battleship Admiral ...
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Pod kholodnymi volnami

by - Konstantinov, Filipp Vasil'evich
(Beneath the cold waves) (1971, Voenizdat, Moskva)
118 pages
Description: The World War II exploits of the Soviet submarine D-3 (Krasnogvardeets).
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Podvodniki

by - Infant'ev, Vadim
(Submarines: Stories and sketches)
Rasskazy i ocherki (1984, Detskaia Literatura, Leningrad)
Hardcover, 123 pages, illustrations
Description: A collection of stories about the exploits of Soviet submariners in both world wars. Although written for a younger audience, its fast-moving and dram ...
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Podvodniye Lodki

Podvodniye Lodki

by - Platonov, A.V.
(Submarines) (2002, Poligon, Sankt-Peterburg)
ISBN 5891731819
Hardcover, 254 pages, numerous photos, b&w and color drawings
Description: History of submarines from their beginning to the present. Russian sourcebook of submarines.
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Podvodniye lodki tipa S

Podvodniye lodki tipa S

by - Balakin, S.A, and Morozov, M.E.
(S-Class Submarines) (2000, Modellist-Konstruktor, Moskva)
Paperback, 32 pages, photos, drawings, paint schemes, artworks
Description: A monograph of the most successful Soviet medium sub type of WW2, the S-Class, a development of the Type IA U-boat. Operational histories of all S-Cla ...
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Podvodniye lodki v russkom i sovetskom flote

Podvodniye lodki v russkom i sovetskom flote

by - Trusov, G.M.
(Submarines In Russian And Soviet Navy) (1957, SUDPROM GIZ Leningrad)
Hardcover, 384 pages, numerous photos, drawings and fold-out sections
Description: A thorough account of the history of submarine design and use in mostly Imperial Russian Navy, written by a former IRN submariner. The Soviet Navy par ...
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Podvodniye lodki VMF SSSR v velikoy otetchestvennoy voine 1941-1945. Tchast 1 - Krasnoznamenniy Baltiyskiy Flot

Podvodniye lodki VMF SSSR v velikoy otetchestvennoy voine 1941-1945. Tchast 1 - Krasnoznamenniy Baltiyskiy Flot

by - Morozov, Miroslav
(Soviet Navy Submarines In Great Patriotic War 1941-1945. Part One - Red Banner Baltic Fleet)
Letopis boevikh pokhodov (A Combat Patrol Chronicle) (2001, Izdatelstvo Poligon, Moscow)
Hardcover, 96 pages, 100+ photos, numerous maps and sketches
Description: A detailed combat log of the entire Soviet Baltic Fleet submarine force from the first day of war till spring of 1945, including Marinesco’s S-13 si ...
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Podvodniye lodki XII Serii

Podvodniye lodki XII Serii

by - Ignatyev, E.P.
(Series XII Submarines) (1996, Izdatelstvo Gangut)
ISBN 5858750354
Paperback, 32 pages, line drawings, sections, photos
Description: A monograph of the second wave of the Soviet small Malyutka-Class subs, with design and construction story, the operational histories of the boats, ex ...
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Podvodnye lodki imperialisticheskikh gosudarstv

by - Gerasimov, V.N. and Droblenkov, V.F.
(Submarines of the imperialist nations) (1962, Voenizdat, Moskva)
304 pages
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Podvodnye lodki inostrannykh flotov vo vtoroi mirovoi voine

by - Eremeev, L.M. and A.P. Shergin
(Submarines of foreign fleets in the second world war.) (1962, Voennoe isdatel'stvo ministerstva oborony SSSR. Moskva)
Description: Consists almost solely of tables. Includes information on submarines of Germany, Britain, Italy, Japan, and the US during World War II. German submar ...
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Podvodnye lodki protiv podvodnykh lodok

by - Suzdalev, Nikolai Ivanovich
(Submarines versus submarines) (1968, Voenizdat, Moskva)
163 pages
Description: About anti-submarine warfare.
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Podvodnye moskity

by - Dmitriev, V.V.
(Underwater mosquitos) (1969, Voenizdat, Moskva)
128 pages
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Podvodyie lodki tipa Schch (Chast 1)

Podvodyie lodki tipa Schch (Chast 1)

by - Kulagin, K.L. and Morozov, M.E.
(Schch-Class Submarines (Part 1))
III, V, V-bis i V-bis 2 serii (2002, Modellist-Konstruktor, Moskva)
Paperback, 32 pages, numerous b&w photos and color plates, detailed design drawings of conning towers and more
Description: A modeller's reference book on the workhorse of the Soviet submarine force, the ubiquitous Schch-Class boat, dealing with early, prewar series of thes ...
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Poslednij pokhod U-977

Poslednij pokhod U-977

by - Schaeffer, Heinz
(Last voyage of U-977) (1998, Citadel, Sankt-Peterburg)
112 pages
Description: Autobiography of the commander. It tells the story of U-977's last voyage at the end of the war which culminated in a marathon escape to Argentina.
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Razvitie metodov operatsij podvodnykh lodok v vojne 1914-1918 na osnovnykh morskikh teatrakh

by - Shtal', A.V.
(Development of submarine tactics 1914-1918 in the major naval theaters) (1936, Gos. voen. isd. Narkomata oborony SSSR)
216 pages
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Razvitie zarubezhnykh podvodnykh lodok i ikh taktiki

by - Khijajnen, L.P.
(Development of foreign submarines and their tactics.) (1988, Voennoe Isdatel'stvo, Moskva)
Description: The book compares submarine fleets and tactics of Italy, Japan, Germany, USA, and the UK - the Soviet Union's main capitalist rivals in this military ...
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Sekrety baltijskovo podplava

by - Strizhak, O.
(Secrets of Baltic submariners) (1996, Pushkinskij fond)
254 pages
Description: Submarine warfare in the Baltic theatre during WWII from another point of view. Begins with the very short preface: "Death and prejudices - very Russi ...
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Severnyi transportnyi flot v Velikoi Otechestvennoi voine

by - Edlinskii, Sergei Frantsevich
(The northern transport fleet in World War II) (1963, )
250 pages, photos, maps
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Sovetskoe podvodnoe korablestroenie

by - Dmitriev V.I.
(Soviet submarine construction) (1990, Voenizdat)
ISBN 5203002541
Hardcover, 266 pages
Description: The complete history of design and construction of Soviet submarines 1929-1945. Technical data, complete list of boats. Soviet Naval construction prog ...
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Sovetskoe voenno-morskoe iskusstvo v Velikoi Otechestvennoi voine

by - Achkasov, V. I.
(Soviet naval tactics in World War II)
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Sovietskye boevye korabli 1941 - 1945

Sovietskye boevye korabli 1941 - 1945

by - Platonov, A.V.
(Soviet warships 1941 - 1945)
III. Podvodniye lodki (Submarines) (1996, Citadel, Sankt-Peterburg)
Paperback, 168 pages, 4 photos, some drawings
Description: A manual of Russian submarines of World War II, covering all classes, with data and detailed ships histories and World War II operational histories.
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Stal\'nye groby

Stal'nye groby

by - Werner, Herbert A.
(Iron Coffins) (2001, ZAO Izdatelstvo CENTRPOLIGRAF)
ISBN 5227012458
Hardcower, 474 pages, incut with photos
Description: Herbert A. Werner was the Commander of U-415 and U-953. This book tells the story of his wartime career, including his service on U-557 and U-230 as w ...
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Svengrun 12 aprelia 1943 goda - na voine stradaet bezoruzhnyi

by - Bratbak, Bjørn
(The Svensgrunn April 12, 1943 - In war innocents suffer) (2000, Sjømilitære Samfund - Norsk Tidsskrift for Sjøvesen)
ISBN 8292217010
Hardcover, 135 pages, photos
Description: About the attack of the Soviet submarine K-21 on Norwegian fishermen at Svensgrunnen on April 12, 1943; and the K-21 crewman who fell overboard, was p ...
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Tainy podvodnoi voiny

by - Moskovskii klub istorii flota: Little-known stories of the second world war at sea, 1939-1945
(Secrets of the submarine war)
Maloizvestnye stranitsy Vtoroi mirovoi voiny na more, 1939-1945 (1995, Moskovskii klub istorii flota, Moskva)
108 pages
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Takoi byla podvodnaia voina

by - Busch, Harald
(Such was the U-boat war) (1965, Voennoe Izdatelstvo Ministerstva oborony SSSR, Moskva)
301 pages
Description: A general, well-written overview of the U-boat war.
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Torpyedy Rossiyskogo Flota

Torpyedy Rossiyskogo Flota

by - Korshunov, Yu.L., and Uspenskiy, G.V.
(Imperial Russian Fleet Torpedoes) (1993, Izdatelstvo Gangut)
ISBN 5858750257
Paperback, 32 pages, photos, color plate, line drawings and mechanism schemes
Description: A monograph of the Imperial Russian Navy torpedoes, from the 1875 Alexandrovskiy Torpedo, through the Whitehead torpedoes (M1876,78, 80, 85, 86, 98 & ...
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Torpyedy VMF SSSR

Torpyedy VMF SSSR

by - Korshunov, Yu.L., and Strokov, A.A.
(Soviet Navy Torpedoes) (1994, Izdatelstvo Gangut)
ISBN 5858750133
Paperback, 32 pages, color plate, line drawings and mechanism schemes
Description: History of Soviet torpedo design and manufacture, from the 45-15, through the 53-27, up to the 53-38 and the modern guided weapons. Electric torpedoes ...
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Ugroza iz glubiny

by - Droblenkov, V.F. and Gerasimov, V.N.
(Threat from the depths) (1966, Voenizdat, Moskva)
308 pages
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V glubinakh poliarnykh morei

by - Kolyshkin, Ivan Aleksandrovich
(In the depths of the polar sea) (1970, )
Hardcover, 328 pages
Description: About Soviet submarine operations in the Arctic in World War II.
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V otsekakh tishina

by - Vlasov, Lev Aleksandrovich
(Silence in the compartments) (1964, )
91 pages, photos
Description: About Soviet submariners in World War II.
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V vodakh sedoi Baltiki

by - Travkin, Ivan Vasil'evich
(In the grey Baltic waters) (1959, )
133 pages
Description: The author, who commanded the Soviet sub Shch-303 in the Baltic in World War II, expands upon his memoirs (see Vsem smertiam nazlo) and discusses othe ...
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Vmeste s flotom

by - Golovko, Arsenii Grigor'evich
(With the fleet) (1960, Voenizdat, Moskva)
268 pages, photos, maps
Description: A history of Soviet naval operations in World War II by Admiral Golovko.
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Vsem smertiam nazlo

by - Travkin, Ivan Vasil'evich
(Scorning death) (1964, )
164 pages, photos
Description: The author describes his experiences as commander of the Soviet sub Shch-303 in the Baltic during World War II. He continues his memoirs in V vodakh s ...
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Znamia ottsov, ocherki

by - Zhigalov, Ivan Matveevich
(Banner of our fathers) (1977, Izdatel'stvo DOSAAF SSSR, Moskva)
157 pages
Description: About the Baltic and Black Sea Soviet fleets in World War II.
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