The Hunters and the Hunted: The Elimination of German Surface Warships, 1914-15

by Perrett, Bryan

CAD $38.95

Covers the major actions and includes the escape of the Goeben and Breslau to Turkey, where they became units of the Turkish Navy serving in the Black and Aegean Seas. The cruiser Emden, detached from the German East Asia Squadron, sank a Russian cruiser, a French destroyer and twenty-one merchant ships, destroying a cargo valued at £3 million. She was later cornered and sunk by the Australian cruiser Sydney while raiding the Cocos Islands. Also mentioned in this book is the mystery of the Karlsruhe, which was destroyed by an internal explosion.

ISBN 10: 184884638X
ISBN 13: 9781848846388
Pages: 150
Published: 2012
Format: hardcover
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