WATERS, John M., Captain KRETSCHMER, Otto, Rear-Admiral. Foreword.
Title: Bloody Winter. 3rd in dj
Publisher:  Naval Institute Press, Annapolis, MD, 1984, ISBN:0870210912
Seller ID: 81491
WATERS, John M., Captain. Bloody Winter . [With a foreword by Rear Admiral Otto Kretschmer]. Annapolis, MD: Naval Institute Press, (1984). Third Printing. Revised Edition. Pp. (4),[v]-xiv,(2),-285,(1), + 39 pages of plates. Illustrated in black and white. 8vo, black cloth with silver lettering tospine. A later printing of Law 0264. A chronicle of the winter of 1942-194 3 on the North Atlantic, which witnessed the peak and the decline of the U-Boats' "happy time". As an officer who lived through it, the author is ableto portray the difficulties facing each side with remarkable fidelity. "A vivid account of the day-to-day fighting as seen from the bridges of the Allied escort shis and from the conning towers of the German submarines". - from the dj. Vg in dj. 20.00