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Escape from the Deep: The True Story of Courage and Survival During World War II

 
 
Author
Alex Kershaw.
Publisher DaCapo  
Format paperback
Product Dimensions 9 x 6 x 0.7 inches
ISBN 9780306817908
Pages/Publication Date 270/2008
Daedalus Item Code 32972
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The author of The Bedford Boys, The Longest Winter, and The Few, as well as the biographer of Jack London and Robert Capa, here gives us a harrowing survival story from World War II. The Tang was the deadliest submarine in the American fleet, having sunk 31 Japanese ships in just nine months of operational service. It was sunk on October 24, 1944, not by the enemy but by a faulty torpedo of its own.

"Their submarine was dead, 180 feet below the surface of the Pacific Ocean. Somehow they survived. They were tortured and beaten. Somehow they survived. Alex Kershaw has done it again as he brings to life World War II's greatest submarine survival adventure."óJames Bradley

 
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