BERCUSON, David J. HERWIG, Holger H.
Title: Destruction of the Bismarck. First Canadian Edition in dustjacket.
Publisher:  Stoddart, Toronto, 2001, ISBN:0773733256
Seller ID: 52877
BERCUSON, David J. and Holger H. HERWIG. The Destruction of the Bismarck. (Toronto) : Stoddart, (2001). First Canadian Printing. Pp. (6),[vii]-viii,(6) of maps,1-385,(1), + 16 p. of plates. 8vo, black cloth. "At 19,000 tons fully loaded, the sight of the heavy cruiser Prinz Eugen was shocking enough; even more so was the sight of the Bismarck - the pride of Hitler's navy -a ship shrouded in myth, an awesome and mysterious behemoth of destruction ." - from the dj. This image was destroyed along with the Bismarck when it faced an overwhelming British armada of ships on the morning of May 27th, 1941. Very good in unclipped dustjacket. 25.00