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Bismarck! by Frank Sloan

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Published by F. Watts in New York .
Written in English


  • Bismarck (Battleship) -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Bismarck (Battleship),
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval operations, British -- Juvenile literature.,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval operations, German -- Juvenile literature.,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval operations, British.,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval operations, German.

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About the Edition

Describes the campaign in World War II to sink the Bismarck and the efforts to salvage its remains.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 59-60) and index.

Statementby Frank Sloan.
GenreJuvenile literature.
SeriesA First book
LC ClassificationsD772.B5 S56 1991
The Physical Object
Pagination63 p. :
Number of Pages63
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1886685M
ISBN 100531200027
LC Control Number90047858

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Bismarck Veterans Memorial Public Library N 5th Street Bismarck, ND ; Phone: | Fax: Staff Directory. Battleship Bismarck Books. Available on: Title: The Bismarck Chase. New Light on a Famous Engagement. Author: Robert J. Winklareth. Publisher: Naval Institute Press. Publication date: ISBN: Format: Hardcover, 49 b&w photos, pages. Comments: This book claims that many of the famous photos . On the evidence of this book, Bismarck was one of the great hypochondriacs. As Steinberg puts it, "no statesman of the 19th or 20th century fell ill so frequently, so publicly, and so dramatically.   Editorial Reviews" Bismarck: A Life is the best study of its subject in the English language." — Henry A. Kissinger, New York Times Book Review "Fascinating biography Mr. Steinberg breathes more life into Bismarck than any other biographer, thanks to an unusual scholarly method: He shifts the normal balance between analysis and evidence decisively in favor of the latter The result is /5(28).