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Death in the doldrums

Edwards, Bernard Captain.

Death in the doldrums

U-cruiser actions off West Africa

by Edwards, Bernard Captain.

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Published by Pen & Sword Maritime in Barnsley .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval operations, German.,
  • Submarines (Ships) -- Germany.,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval operations, German -- Submarine.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementBernard Edwards.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 200 p. :
    Number of Pages200
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22637001M
    ISBN 101844152618

    Eleven-year-old Archer B. Helmsley enlists his best friend, Oliver Glub, and Adélaïde, the new student from France, to help him track down his explorer grandparents in Antarctica&#;despite the fact that Archer's mother confines him to two places: his museumlike home and his school. The Doldrums is an extraordinary debut about friendship, imagination, and the yearning for adventure from author-artist Nicholas Gannon. A modern classic in the making, The Doldrums is for readers of inventive and timeless authors such as Brian Selznick and Lemony Snicket. The paperback edition is exquisitely illustrated throughout with black.

    Industry Reviews "The Doldrums is delightful! What a wonderful ride of a book!" -Jennifer L. Holm, NY TIMES "Archer, Adelaide, and Oliver make the best trio of friends in a middle grade novel since Harry, Hermione, and Ron in the Harry Potter series.".   The Doldrums is an extraordinary debut about friendship, imagination, and the yearning for adventure from author-artist Nicholas Gannon. With the hardcover edition lavishly illustrated in full color, The Doldrums is a modern classic in the making, for readers of inventive and timeless authors such as Brian Selznick and Lemony Snicket.

      In “The Doldrums,” the two have a chance to work together in their quest to retrieve young Ian, with whom pirates absconded at the end of last week’s tumultuous episode. Last week’s relationship issues seem to have been resolved, at least temporarily, by the crisis at hand. Cousin Jared has secured passage aboard a fine vessel.   Human Chain is a book of shades and memories, of things whispered, of journeys into the underworld, of elegies and translations, of echoes and silences. It .


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Death in the Doldrums is an in depth annalysis on every merchant sunk on the African side of the Atlantic, including details like the tonnage and nature of cargo lost, the number of crewmembers, survivors and their struggle for the nearest land; in some cases an horrific ordeal sometimes facing the horrendous attacks by the most feared inhabitant of those waters; the ubiquitous sharks.4/5(6).

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His extensive knowledge of the sea and ships has enabled him to produce many authentic and eminently readable books which have received international recognition. Beware Raiders!, Attack and Sink!, The Cruel Sea Retold, The Quiet Heroes, Twilight of the U-Boats, Death in the Doldrums, The Road to Russia, The Wolf Packs Gather, The Decoys and U-boats Beyond Biscay have been published by Price: £ Trigger warnings for ableism, bullying, injury and animal cruelty/death.

The Doldrums made empty on its promise of being a whimsical adventure story. Despite /5. Warning: This post contains spoilers for Outlander Season 3, Episode 9. It wouldn’t be much of a recap if it didn’t.

Lest you think reuniting with your soulmate after 20 years (and two Occupation: Digital Director. The doldrums. Toward the end of their raft journey, Louie and Phil wake one morning to find that they are in the doldrums, a portion of the ocean found at the equator.

This is a place of absolute beauty and peace on earth. The doldrums represent multiple things, for Louie and in the book as a whole. I was asked if I’d like to review The Doldrums (The Doldrums, Book 1) by Nicholas Gannon and I said yes.

This is a hardback book which has pages and it’s age range is /5(63). Buy Death in the Doldrums: U Cruisers Off West Africa by Bernard Edwards from Waterstones today. Click and Collect from your local Waterstones Pages: The Doldrums and the Helmsley Curse. by Nicholas Gannon.

Ratings 72 Reviews published 15 editionsAuthor: Nicholas Gannon. Death in the Doldrums is an in depth annalysis on every merchant sunk on the African side of the Atlantic, including details like the tonnage and nature of cargo lost, the number of crewmembers, survivors and their struggle for the nearest land; in some cases an horrific ordeal sometimes facing the horrendous attacks by the most feared 4/5.

The Doldrums offers a lot of mostly comic creepiness. Starting with the mishap that cost Adélaïde her leg (the reader knows it was a bakery-truck accident, but Adélaïde says a crocodile did it and also devoured her mom, which is not true), bad things befall both sympathetic and not-so-sympathetic characters: Large objects fall on them, icebergs carry them off, and so on; animals perish 5/5.

The Doldrums adventure continues in The Doldrums and the Helmsley Curse. While this is a "stand-alone" sequel, meaning you do not have to read the first book to read this, I would still recommend reading it, if not just to see the authors progress as a writer/5.

The Doldrums is an extraordinary debut about friendship, imagination, and the yearning for adventure from author-artist Nicholas Gannon. A modern classic in the making, The Doldrums is for readers of inventive and timeless authors such as Brian Selznick and Lemony Snicket.

The paperback edition is exquisitely illustrated throughout with black /5(2). Executive producer Matt B. Roberts talks with THR about the key missing scene from the book in "The Doldrums." [Warning: This story contains spoilers from Sunday's episode of Outlander, "The. The Doldrums Nicholas Gannon.

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[Bernard Edwards] -- With their very long range, the giant Type IX U-Cruisers gave Admiral Donitz''s U-boat fleet global reach. Initially these boats operated with considerable success off the East coast of America and.Get this from a library! Death in the doldrums: U-cruiser actions off West Africa.

[Bernard Edwards] -- "On the outbreak of war in Admiral Donitz initiated an ambitious building programme of Type IX U-Cruisers, larger and with even greater range than the Type VIIs.

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