BERCUSON, David J. HERWIG, Holger H.
Title: Destruction of the Bismarck. First Edition in dustjacket.
Publisher:  Overlook Press, Woodstock, NY, 2001, ISBN:1585671924
Seller ID: 61009
BERCUSON, David J. and Holger H. HERWIG. The Destruction of the Bismarck. Woodstock, NY : Overlook Press, (2001). First Edition. Pp. 385 +  p. of plates. 8vo, red paper covered spine with black paper covered boards. "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 ofdestruction." - from the dj. This image was destroyed along with the Bisma rck when it faced an overwhelming British armada of ships on the morning ofMay 27th, 1941. This is the story of the last days of the Bismarck. Vg in dj. 25.00