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Battle of the Narrow Seas

A History of the Light Coastal Forces in the Channel and North Sea, 1939-1945
by Peter Scott
Naval Inst Pr

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Pub Date: 2009
Format: Hardback with bw & color illus.
Pages: 228 pp.
Size: 7.50 x 10.00 inches

ISBN: 9781591140412
TB Code: 1808030
Availability: 155 in stock

First published in 1974, this now classic account of the fight for control of the English Channel and the southern North Sea is told by Sir Peter Scott, a MTB (Motor Torpedo Boat) commander, who saw action throughout World War II. More than a memoir, his book tells the whole story of the small ships and their legendary crews during fierce encounters with the Germans. The bravery of the crews of these small ships became legendary and the casualties that were suffered during brief and fierce encounters were horrific.