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Saattue nakyvissa

By Nylund, Frans
(Convoy at sight)
1974, Tammi
Hardcover, no photos
book is in Finnish language

Descripton: Martina, a Finnish merchant ship, sails from London to Uruguay in October 1939. The ship avoids mines and U-boats, and returns to Europe in April 1940 after surviving a German air attack. the crew is under stress also because of the Soviet attack on Finland in 30 November, 1939, thus not knowing if they will become homeless. The is an ex-sailor with experiences from WWII.