The cruel sea

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Knopf, 1951 - North Atlantic Ocean - 509 pages
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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

Review: The Cruel Sea (Classics of War)

User Review  - Robert Ritter - Goodreads

This was a great read if you enjoy historical fiction of a nautical bent. The book follows the lives of two men, an experienced captain and a novice journalist-cum-officer, as they serve aboard an Atlantic escort, tasked with protecting merchant ships from German U-boats during World War 2. Read full review

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Before the Curtain
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Skirmishing
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Grappling
137
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