The Cruel Sea

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Burford Books, 1951 - Fiction - 520 pages
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A powerful novel of the North Atlantic in World War II.

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Review: The Cruel Sea (Classics of War)

User Review  - Edward Rush - Goodreads

First read this in my early teens and the vignettes relating to adultery profoundly shocked me at the time. Rereading as a less moralistic adult, they have lost their power to upset, but I still can ... Read full review

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User Review  - Esther - Goodreads

This is a very strong novel, one of those that sticks with you even when you don't want it to. It's tough for me to read it, because it has the double whammy of the open ocean and small spaces, but it ... Read full review

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About the author (1951)

Monsarrat served on the Royal Navy during World War II and later joined governement service.