Heart of Oak

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Sheridan House, Inc., 1997 - Biography & Autobiography - 288 pages
Following the account of his childhood and his early years aboard in A Steady Trade, Tristan Jones now looks back to his years below decks in the Royal Navy during World War II.
 

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Contents

Foreword
ix
The Forge
ii
Off to War
13
Abandon Hope
27
The Nozzers
44
Up the Line
62
The Anvils
81
Cameroon
83
The Hammers
159
Brides of Death
161
A Visit from Winston
179
Ups and Downs
191
Midst Pleasures and Palaces
206
Promises and Threats
220
The Cockpits of Hell
235
Take Me Somewhere East of Suez
254

Maiden Voyage
100
One Bloody Thing
117
After Another
130
Close Encounters
146
Epilogue
273
Glossary
275
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