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German raiders

a history of auxiliary cruisers of the German Navy, 1895-1945

by Paul Schmalenbach

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Published by Naval Institute Press in Annapolis, Md .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Germany. Kriegsmarine -- History.,
  • Cruisers (Warships),
  • World War, 1914-1918 -- Naval operations, German.,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval operations, German.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementPaul Schmalenbach ; [translated by Keith Lewis].
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsVA513 .S3313
    The Physical Object
    Pagination144 p. :
    Number of Pages144
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4750304M
    ISBN 100870218247
    LC Control Number78071801

    Read "German Commerce Raiders –18" by Ryan K. Noppen available from Rakuten Kobo. This is the story of Germany's commerce raiders of World War I, Brand: Bloomsbury Publishing. Excellent story of the German Raiders in WW2. This book compares the success of the Penguin and the Hipper, one a purpose built warship and the other a converted freighter. One small part of the war at sea that is rarely covered/5().

    German Translation of “raider” | The official Collins English-German Dictionary online. Over , German translations of English words and phrases. What's in the Book. Mr. Noppen starts the book with a discussion of the deployed commerce raiders at the start of the war. These were primarily light cruisers on foreign stations, but also included cruise liners with seal wartime orders. The British Empire Navies hunted down most of the cruisers and liners during the first two years of the war.

    The Kaiser's Pirates graphically relates the story of the war against commerce carried out by the German surface raiders in In the period before submarine warfare became pre-eminent - and the wireless telegraph reduced a surface ship's ability to hide - the Imperial German navy employed a selection of men-of-war and merchantmen in an attempt to disrupt the maritime trade on which the /5(9).   Raiders of the Lost Past - The Nazis and the Book of Power years before in Rome which the Nazis call the birth certificate for the German race. The .


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German raiders by Paul Schmalenbach Download PDF EPUB FB2

Now available in paperback, False Flags tells the epic untold story of German raider voyages to the South Seas during the early years of World War II.

In the raiders Orion, Komet, Pinguin, and Kormoran left Germany and waged a "pirate war" in the South Seas as part of Germany's strategy to attack the British Empire's maritime trade on a global scale/5(19).

I first read the amazing story about the German raider Atlantis of WW2 and then I discovered the epic about the German raider Wolf of WW1. The captains and crews of these cruisers (commerce raiders) were audacious and yet chivalrous pirates. I decided to research a little bit more about this fascinating naval history and created this list of resources.

The German auxiliary cruiser Atlantis (HSK 2), known to the Kriegsmarine as Schiff 16 and to the Royal Navy as Raider-C, was a converted German Hilfskreuzer (auxiliary cruiser), or merchant or commerce raider of the Kriegsmarine, which, in World War II, travelled more thankm (, mi) in days, and sank or captured 22 ships with a combined tonnage of ,Aircraft carried: 2 × Heinkel He C.

New Book. Shipped from UK. THIS BOOK IS PRINTED ON DEMAND. Established seller since Seller Inventory # IQ More information about this seller a useful little 32 page illustrated reference guide to the German sea raiders operating in world war 2.

compiled for the author's own use, and not published. [postage will be. False Flags tells the epic untold story of German raider voyages to the South Seas during the early years of World War II. In the raiders Orion, Komet, Pinguin, and Kormoran left Germany and waged a "pirate war" in the South Seas as part of Germany's strategy to attack the British Empire's maritime trade on a global scale/5.

We learn that the Germans referred to their raiders by letters and the Royal Navy designated the German raiders by numbers, e.g., Atlantis was Raider C (German) and Ship 16 (British), which sank 22 British vessels.

The German raiders were able to slip through the allied blockade and survive for months in the open seas. These raiders were especially successful in the Indian Ocean and the South Atlantic.

Reports from Armed Guards sources indicate that Raiders No. 23 and No. 28 accounted for all six ships which were sunk in these areas. German Raiders of World War II book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers.

The first complete history of Germany's ocean marauders - /5(7). Product Information. This book tells the epic untold story of German raider voyages to the South Seas during the early years of World War II.

In the raiders "Orion," "Komet," "Pinguin," and "Kormoran" left Germany and waged a "pirate war" in the South Seas as part of Germany's strategy to attack the British Empire's maritime trade on a global s: 1. German raiders: A history of auxiliary cruisers of the German Navy, by Schmalenbach, Paul and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at German Raiders - "Thor" now returned to Germany after an absence of 11 months, having accounted for 11 ships of 83, tons plus the "Voltaire".

Pocket battleship "Admiral Scheer" also got back to Germany after five months in the Atlantic and Indian Oceans credited with 16. German Raiders of World War II (Book): Muggenthaler, August Karl.

OCLC Number: Description: 31 pages illustrations, maps, portraits 27 cm. Contents: German raiders in the Pacific --Sinking of the Turakina --Komet enters the Pacific --Mines & minesweeping --Holmwood and Rangitane sunk --Operations of the Pinguin --Harbour entrances mined --Raiders' long cruises Title: New Zealand in the Second World War; official history.

In American Raiders: The Race to Capture the Luftwaffe's Secrets, Samuel tells how a group of American pilots scoured Germany for jets, surface-to-air missiles, and other Luftwaffe treasures, which became the basis for America's technological rejuvenation and eventually helped the United States win the Cold War." —Washington Post Book WorldBrand: University Press of Mississippi.

Military Books Australia The latest news on new releases of military history books of interest to Australian readers. Disguised German Raiders of World War II By Stephen Robinson.

Published by Exisle Publishing RRP $ on hardback ISBN PRE-ORDER: This book is due for release in early August   False Flags Disguised German Raiders of World War II By Stephen Robinson Published by Exisle Publishing RRP $ on hardback ISBN PRE-ORDER: This book is due for release in early Au.

Get this from a library. German raiders of the South Seas. [Robin Bromby] -- Depicts the naval threat to Australia and New Zealand in False Flags tells the epic untold story of German raider voyages to the South Seas during the early years of World War II.

In the raiders Orion, Komet, Pinguin, and Kormoran left Germany and waged a "pirate war" in the South Seas as part of Germany's strategy to attack the British Empire's maritime trade on a global scale/5(18).

False Flags tells the epic untold story of German raider voyages to the South Seas during the early years of World War II. In the raiders Orion, Komet, Pinguin, and Kormoran left Germany and waged a "pirate war" in the South Seas as part of Germany's strategy to attack the British Empire's maritime trade on a global scale.

Their extraordinary voyages spanned the globe and are maritime. When you open this book, you might think ah, this is the history of ALL the legendary disguised German merchant raiders of World War II, but it actually is a tight focus on four of the odd merchant ships that were turned into auxiliary cruisers, specifically the Komet, Kormoran, Pinguin, and Orion, all of which created chaos in the oceans and waterways off of New Zealand and Australia/5(18).

German merchant raiders were even more active in the Indian Ocean than they were in the first Kriegsmarine surface vessels to reach the Indian Ocean was the pocket battleship Admiral Graf Spee, which made a brief foray into the Indian Ocean at the end of October The Graf Spee made a short detour during her cruise in the South Atlantic, intending to confuse the British as to.

INDIANA JONES and The Last Crusade: Burning Books Nazi Party - Der Koniggratzer March () - Duration: THEDREAMASTERviews.German Raiders of the South Seas FAR FROM THE MUD and slaughter of the Western Front, there was another face of the Great War — an oddly stirring and thrilling one, characterised by chivalry and remarkably few casualties.

This is the story of how three German naval surface raiders disrupted British shipping across large swathes of the Indian /5(6).