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    James Scott ó 8 READ FREE READ ↠ eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF ó James Scott PDF KINDLE The War Below ✓ James Scott “Mel Enos and his party crowded inside the submarine’s escape chamber just large enough for four men The men suabbled over how to operate the chamber before successfully flooding it with water The sailors opened the sid

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    FREE DOWNLOAD The War Below James Scott ó 8 READ PDF KINDLE The War Below ✓ James Scott A thrilling freuently incredible account of the experiences of the crews of three of the most successful American submarines during WWII From an improvised appendectomy deep under the sea off the coast of Japan to endless de

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    PDF KINDLE The War Below ✓ James Scott “The War Below” Will Have You on the Edge of Your Seat“The War Below” is a thrilling intimate and extremely readable account of three American submarines during WWII While the subject is pure fact James Scott pulls the book together like a fast paced fiction thriller The men of the submarine crews come to life on the page through uotes anecdotes and Scott’s skillful narrative The book focuses on the exploits of three sub

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    James Scott ó 8 READ PDF KINDLE The War Below ✓ James Scott Having read Richard O'Kane's Clear the Bridge as well as having met him personally I was very interested in reading about the Tang during World War II Combined with the stories of Drum and Silversides this book gives a great overvie

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    PDF KINDLE The War Below ✓ James Scott FREE READ ↠ eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF ó James Scott FREE DOWNLOAD The War Below The story of defeating Japan in WWII usually covers naval victories MacArthur's island hopping campaign or dropping the bomb Rarely does it cover the submarine warfare that made defending a sea based empire untenable essentially defeating the Japanese from the inside This book helps remedy that deficiencyThe author follows the stories of three submarines covering most of the campaign from the early lone wolf stage when submarine

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    PDF KINDLE The War Below ✓ James Scott Audiobook reader pretty good I picked this up after a recent exchange about the fact my dad was on a submarinethe Ray on which he was the cook in WWIIAt times it was a bit difficult to tell which boat he was referring to including those outside of the main three Silversides Drum and Tang plus mentions of many othersThe book was focused a bit too much on the commanders how many ships sunk and the tonnage not much about lives lost except on t

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    James Scott ó 8 READ FREE READ ↠ eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF ó James Scott PDF KINDLE The War Below ✓ James Scott Has some grammatical errors I'm surprised Simon and Shuster's editors didn't catch the errors The story is about three subs

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    PDF KINDLE The War Below ✓ James Scott A good book on the submarine war in the Pacific during WWII It follows the Silverside Drum and Tang on its mission and gives a good overview of their missions and crew It also follows the surviving members of the Tang throug

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    FREE DOWNLOAD The War Below James Scott ó 8 READ PDF KINDLE The War Below ✓ James Scott Serving on a submarine had to be a very dangerous and frustrating line of duty This book is interesting but certain parts of the book the author could have done away with This book focuses on three WWII submarines used in warfare against Japan Written in a casual narrative style with each submarines exploits were spread over a number of chapters This is not rehashing of material from Wikipedia This is based

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READ The War Below 108 James Scott ó 8 READ FREE READ ↠ eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF ó James Scott The riveting story of the submarine force that helped win World War II by ravaging Japan’s merchant fleet and destroying its economyTHE WAR BELOW is the riveting story of the submarine force that helped win World War II in the Pacific by ravaging Japan’s merchant fleet and destroying the nation’s economyFocusing on the uniue stories of three of the war’s top submarines Silversides Drum and Tang James Scott takes readers beneath the waves to experience the determination heroism and tragedy that defined the submarine service From the thrill of a torpedo hit on a loaded freighter to the terror of depth charge attacks that shattered gauges and sprang leaks The War Below vividly re crea. Mel Enos and his party crowded inside the submarine s escape chamber just large enough for four men The men suabbled over how to operate the chamber before successfully flooding it with water The sailors opened the side door but struggled to attach a rope to the buoy that would allow them to ascend hand over hand 180 feet to the surface Just below the chamber in the forward torpedo room anxious sailors waited for the signal Thirty minutes passed with no word Inside the chamber Enos grew frustrated He gave up waiting on the buoy and dove out alone into the cold water No one would ever see him again James Scott The War Below The Story of Three Submarines that Battled JapanJames Scott understands something very fundamental about submarines their activities are inherently dramatic Whether it is the skillful skulking in the shadows as the sub angles for a shot the David versus Goliath catharsis as it unleashes its array of torpedoes at a muc

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READ The War Below 108 James Scott ó 8 READ FREE READ ↠ eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF ó James Scott Hed its mission; Silversides Drum and Tang sank a combined sixty two freighters tankers and transports So ravaged from the loss of precious supplies due to the destruction of the nation’s merchant fleet were the Japanese that by the war’s end hungry civilians ate sawdust while warships lay at anchor due to lack of fuel and pilots resorted to suicidal kamikaze missions In retaliation the Japanese often beat tortured and starved captured submariners in the atrocious prisoner of war campsBased on than 100 interviews with submarine veterans and thousands of pages of previously unpublished letters and diaries The War Below will let readers experience the battle for the Pacific as never befor. Has some grammatical errors I m surprised Simon and Shuster s editors didn t catch the errors The story is about three subs I wish the author had written all three as independent sub stories Instead he intertwined the three going back and forth to each other which caused confusion He starts and ends his book with clear dates as to month and year In the chapters in between he mentions month and rarely mentions year that didn t help chronological flowI m an ex sailor and I know many nautical terms This author referenced terms I don t know I wish he d taken the time to define what they all meant Although I was not a submariner I did enjoy reading what they experienced aboard their boats

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READ The War Below 108 James Scott ó 8 READ FREE READ ↠ eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF ó James Scott Tes the camaraderie exhilaration and fear of the brave volunteers who took the fight to the enemy’s coastline Scott recounts incredible feats of courage from an emergency appendectomy performed with kitchen utensils to the desperate struggle of sailors to escape from a flooded submarine trapped on the bottom as well as moments of unimaginable tragedy including an attack on an unmarked enemy freighter carrying 1800 American prisoners of war The casualty rate among submariners topped that of all other military branches The war claimed almost one out of every five subs and a submarine crewman was six times likely to die than a sailor onboard a surface ship But the submarine service accomplis. The story of defeating Japan in WWII usually covers naval victories MacArthur s island hopping campaign or dropping the bomb Rarely does it cover the submarine warfare that made defending a sea based empire untenable essentially defeating the Japanese from the inside This book helps remedy that deficiencyThe author follows the stories of three submarines covering most of the campaign from the early lone wolf stage when submarines hunted alone to the final wolfpack stage when the US had so many subs they could form a picket line across likely shipping lanes The lone wolf stage involved a lot of guessing where the enemy would be and experimenting how best to use the problematic torpedoes By the end of the war subs received regular communiues about convoy locations and had support from other subs But it was still a lonely business with scant chance of rescue if something went wrong This is demonstrated by the Tang which sank after its last torpedo

  • Hardcover
  • 448
  • The War Below
  • James Scott
  • English
  • 06 February 2019
  • 9781439176832