U-Boats at Warby Showell, Jak P. Mallmann
Landings on Hostile Shores
2001, United States Naval Inst.
Hardcover, 160 pages
As its title suggests, this book focuses on U-boat shore landings or approaches, most in the course of special missions (dropping off spies and saboteurs, setting up weather stations, attempting to pick up escaped POWs, etc.). U-boats discussed at some length include U-37 U-65, U-202, U-1229, U-1230, U-213, U-518, U-536, U-537, U-66, U-380, U-760, U-212, U-703, U-355, U-365, U-354 and U-722. Many other boats are mentioned more briefly.
Please note: This listing may, or may not be complete.
We normally do not flip through a certain book cover to cover looking for mistakes.
|26||Last Paragraph in column 2 begins with: U252, the fourth boat involved with ...||Should be: U-289, the fourth boat involved with ...|
|93||1st paragraph, left column: ... In addition to this, the entire crew of U617 (Fregkpt Kurt Sturm) landed on Gran Canaria, but ... Index for U167 and U617 are also wrong.||... In addition to this, the entire crew of U167 (Fregkpt Kurt Sturm) landed on Gran Canaria, but ... Index should be: U167: 93,95, 137 U617: 52,81,150|