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Bestsellers - German language


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1.

Enigma

by Harris, Robert. (1995, Heyne Verlag, München)
Description: A really good novel dealing with the Enigma code-breaking effort of the Allies at Bletchley Park.
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2.

Auch kleine Igel haben Stacheln

by Enders, Gerd (1984, Koehler Verlag, Herford)
Description: About the six Black Sea boats.
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3.

Zehn Jahre, Zwanzig Tage

by Dönitz, Karl (1980, Bernard & Graefe Verlag, Koblenz)
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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4.

U-Boottyp XXI

by Rössler, Eberhard (2001, Bernard & Graefe Verlag, Koblenz)
Description: Anatomy of the Type XXI U-boat with lots of scale line drawings.
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5.

Das Boot

by Buchheim, Lothar-Günther (1998, Piper Verlag, München)
Description: This well-known novel, stemming from the author's experiences as a war correspondent on U-96, describes a single U-boat patrol from beginning to end. ...
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6.

Vom Original zum Modell, Uboottyp VIIC

by Köhl, Fritz (1997, Bernard & Graefe Verlag, Koblenz)
Description: A good source about the type VIIC with a lot of detailed photos and drawings.
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7.

U-Boot Bunkerwerft Valentin

by Christochowitz, Rainer (2000, Donat Verlag, Bremen)
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8.

Wolfgang Lüth

by Alman, Karl (2001, Podzun-Pallas)
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9.

Der Krieg zur See 1939-1945

by Rohwer, Jürgen (1992, Urbes, Grafelfing vor München)
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10.

Der U-Boot-Krieg im Nordmeer

by Wetzel, Eckard
Feindfahrten des letzten Weltkriegs-U-Bootes U995 (2001, Nebel Verlag)
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11.

U-Boote gegen England

by Showell, Jak P. Mallmann
Kampf und Untergang der deutschen U- Boot- Waffe 1939-1945 (1987, Motorbuch Verlag, Stuttgart)
Description: An incredible amount of information crammed within rather few pages. Extensive bibliography, list of all U-boats in service and their fates, technica ...
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12.

Die U-Boote des Kaisers

by Schröder, Joachim
Die Geschichte des deutschen U-Boot-Krieges gegen Großbritannien im Ersten Weltkrieg (2003, Bernard & Graefe)
Description: The book presents the strategic history of the U-boat war 1914-1918, specifically focusing on the role of the Kaiser. The first printing (2001) was to ...
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13.

Die Leichten Kreuzer Königsberg, Karlsruhe, Köln, Leipzig, Nürnberg

by Koop, Gerhard and Schmolke, Klaus-Peter (1994, Bernard & Graefe Verlag, Bonn)
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14.

Vom Original zum Modell, Uboottyp XXIII

by Köhl, Fritz and Rössler, Eberhard (1993, Bernard & Graefe Verlag, Koblenz)
Description: A good source about the type XXIII with a lot of detailed photos and drawings.
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15.

Deutsche U-Boote geheim

by Lakowski, Richard (1997, Brandenburgisches Verlagshaus, Berlin)
Description: A great illustrated volume with a lot of photos of U-boats, most of them taken during or shortly after construction.
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16.

Vom Original zum Modell: Typ XVIII und Typ XXVI

by Rössler, Eberhard
Die grossen Walter-Uboote (1998, Bernard & Graefe Verlag, Bonn)
Description: A good source about the type XVIII and XXVI with a lot of detailed photos and drawings.
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17.

Die deutschen und österreichischen U-Boot-Verluste in beiden Weltkriegen

by Kemp, Paul (1998, Urbes Verlag München)
Description: This book covers all U-boat fates; very detailed and according to the newest sources, including time spent in the U-Boot Archiv.
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18.

Otto Kretschmer

by Herzog, Bodo
Der erfolgreichste U-Boot-Kommandant des Zweiten Weltkrieges (2001, Patzwall Verlag)
Description: This is the first major biography of Otto Kretschmer to appear in more than 40 years.
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19.

Suppliers of the Grey Wolves

by Urbanke, Axel
The story of the german submarine tankers 1941-43 (2012, Urbanke, Axel/ Luftfahrtverlag-start)
Description: The full story of all german submarine tankers including lots of photos and maps, portraits of the commanding officers and exciting stories from their ...
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20.

Auf Feindfahrt mit U-170 und Ritterkreuzträger Rudolf Mühlbauer

by Lange, Ulrich (2002, Eigenverlag, Radebeul)
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21.

Vom Original zum Modell: Uboottyp II - Die Einbäume

by Rössler, Eberhard (1999, Bernard & Graefe Verlag, Bonn)
Description: A good source about the Type II with a lot of detailed photos and drawings.
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22.

Vom Original zum Modell: Uboottyp XVII

by Rössler, Eberhard and Köhl, Fritz (1995, Bernard & Graefe Verlag, Koblenz)
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23.

U 234

by Scalia, Joseph Mark
In geheimer Mission nach Japan (2002, Motorbuch Verlag, Stuttgart)
Description: This book is a fascinating study of the mystery of U-234, with an excellent examination of the boat's crew, passengers, and cargo.
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24.

Kurs West

by Tarrant, V. E. (1998, Motorbuch Verlag, Stuttgart)
Description: A good general account of U-boats in both wars, contains well performed analysis and details of U-boat losses and flotilla histories.
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25.

U-Boote

by Jordan, David (2002, Tosa, Wien)
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26.

Planrolle

by Köhl, Fritz and Niestle, Axel
Uboottyp VIIC (Bernard & Graefe Verlag, Koblenz)
Description: Construction plans for the Type VIIC U-boat.
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27.

Krieg unter Wasser

by Kurowski, Franz
U- Boote auf den sieben Meeren 1939 - 1945 (1979, Econ Verlag Düsseldorf)
Description: A book about all combat actions of all submarine forces in World War Two.
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28.

Operation unter Wasser

by Schütze, H. G. (1985, Koehler Verlag, Herford)
Description: The author describes his patrols as a doctor on board U-382, U-221 and U-358.
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29.

Eigentlich dürfte von mir kein Trumm mehr da sein

by Zöllner, Alfons (1998, Rita und Richard Albrecht)
Description: The life of BtsMaat Zöllner in the Kriegsmarine with 6 patrols on U-569. Very interesting reading from the point of view of an ordinary seaman.
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30.

U-Boote im Duell

by Bendert, Harald (1996, Mittler & Sohn Verlag)
Description: Describes all duels between submarines.
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