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The ghost ships of Archangel : the Arctic voyage that defied the Nazis

by Geroux, William (Author)

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"On the fourth of July, 1942, four Allied ships traversing the Arctic separated from their decimated convoy to head further north into the ice field of the North Pole, seeking safety from Nazi bombers and U-boats in the perilous white maze of ice floes, growlers, and giant bergs. Despite the risks,... Full description


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Table of Contents:
  • Prologue. The spinning needle
  • The enemy of my enemy
  • Hellish green
  • Knight's move
  • First blood
  • Fireworks
  • Scattered
  • Into the ice
  • Novaya Zemlya
  • "We three ghosts"
  • Arkhangelsk
  • The knife-edge
  • Reindeer games
  • Reckoning.