The Battle of the River PlateBook - 1987
This tale of the Battle of the River Plate follows the machinations of the German war machine as Kapitan zur See Hans Langsdorff commands the pocket battleship Graf Spee on a mission to cripple British shipping. Through clever subterfuge and daring, the Graf Spee takes ship after ship, ultimately forcing the British Navy to send twenty ships in search of the elusive Spee.
Publisher: London, Eng. : The Alison Press/Martin Secker & Warburg Limited, 1987.
Edition: Revised ed.
Branch Call Number: REF 940.5429 Pop
Characteristics: 219 p. : illus., b&w.