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Record #188082:

The battle of North Cape: the death ride of the Scharnhorst, 1943 / Angus Konstam.

Title: The battle of North Cape: the death ride of the Scharnhorst, 1943 / Angus Konstam.
Author(s): Konstam, Angus.
Date: 2009.
Publisher: Barnsley: Pen & Sword Books
Abstract: Describes sinking of German battlecruiser Scharnhorst in naval engagement fought in Arctic waters off northern tip of Norway in 1943. Notes that Scharnhorst was Germany's last operational capital warship, and that its sinking extinguished military prospects of German Kriegsmarine.
Keywords: 355.48 -- Military history: 1939-45.
355.49 -- Naval history.
629.12 -- Vessels: Scharnhorst.
93"194" -- 1940-1949.
V -- History.
(*3) -- Arctic regions.
(*54) -- Northern Sea Route.
(*61) -- North Atlantic Ocean.
(*615) -- Norwegian Sea.
Location(s): SCO: SPRI-SHF: (*54) : 355.49[1939-45]
ISBN: 9781844158560
SPRI record no.: 188082

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