Silent Victory

by Blair, Clay
The U.S. Submarine War against Japan
2001, United States Naval Inst.
ISBN 155750217X
First published 1975.

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Ciche zwyciestwo

by Blair, Clay
(Silent Victory)
AmerykaƱska wojna podwodna przeciwko Japonii
2001, Magnum Warszawa
ISBN 8385852530
Hardcover, 863 pages, many maps and photos
A history of the US submarine forces and the underwater blockade of Japan during World War II. The torpedo calamities, turf struggles within the higher ranks, Japanese fishermen slaughtering, torpedoing of the hospital ships, the Awa Maru affair, submarine chess by Fife and the boats lost because of him. Fantastic reading. Translated by Leszek Erenfeicht.

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