C. Sanford Terry & Keble Howard
The 1918 amphibious raids on the Belgian coast
After three years of grinding attrition, the First World War on the Western Front remained in a stalemate with the German and Allied armies stuck in o..
Harold F. B. Wheeler & Charles W. Domville-Fife
War in the Underseas by Harold F. B. Wheeler & Submarines, Mines and Torpedoes in the War by Charles W. Domville-Fife
The worldwide undersea war—1914-18
This Leonaur volume brings together two excellent works on submarine warfare during the First World War in a single good value edition. Wheeler’s work provides an..
Alfred F. B. Carpenter & Arthur H. Pollen
The Zeebrugge Raid April 23rd 1918 by Alfred F. B. Carpenter & The Zeebrugge Raid a Short Account by Arthur H. Pollen
A desperate raid to save the merchant ships that supplied the Allied cause
From the first months of 1915, when the Great War on the Western Front ground to a stalemate of fixed lines of trenches, t..
The Allied Under-Sea Conflict During the First World War
Submarines and U-boats-killers beneath the waves
Newbolt’s excellent overview of the undersea conflict of the First World War is an essential book for any student of the subject. The author, a reco..
W. S. Sims and Burton J. Hendrick
The Allied Campaign Against U-Boats During the First World War 1917-18
Victory snatched from imminent defeat
This book by the American, Admiral Sims will be a revelation to many. The British public had no idea that by the time America entered the First World War on 6t..
The U.S. Navy and the German U-Boat Threat During the First World War
The ‘shark killers’ of the U. S. fleet
The United States of America entered the First World War in April 1917, though its support for the allied war effort had, of course, been immensely influentia..
Georg-Günther von Forstnerr, Paul König & Baron Spiegel von Und Zu Peckelsheim
Three accounts of German submarines during the Great War
The Journal of Submarine Commander Von Forstner
The Voyage of the “Deutschland”
The Adventures of the U-202
Three invaluable and exciting accounts of the German U-Boats of the Great War
Following the success of the original Leonaur volume concerning the U-Boat War 1914-1918, the Leonaur editors have brou..
Willis J. Abbot
The Development of Aircraft and Submarines for Aerial and Undersea Warfare to the End of the First World War
War from the air—war from beneath the waves
For thousands of years warfare had been the business of armies of foot and horse soldiers whilst the seas and oceans were contested by the collision of n..
Klaxon (John Graham Bower)
The Royal Navy & the Submersible War 1914-1918
Fighting and combating the undersea war
The author of this book has given his readers an overview of the British submarine and anti-submarine effort during the Great War principally by describing i..
Charles W. Domville-Fife
British Submarine and Anti-Submarine Operations During the First World War
A fine overview of subs and sub-killers
This comprehensive book concerns the operations of the Royal Navy to deal with the enemy submarine threat in the conflict for the dominance of the seas and o..
J. J. Bennett
The Royal Navy, the English Channel and the Zeebrugge Raid During the First World War by an Eyewitness
The war for the British life-line of the English Channel
Throughout history the English Channel has both preserved Britain and been its most vulnerable border. This short span of sea was dominated ..
James B. Connolly/Karl von Schenk
Two Contrasting Accounts from Both Sides of the Conflict at Sea During the Great War
The U-Boat Hunters
by James B. Connolly
The Diary of a U-Boat Commander
by Karl von
The hunters and the hunted on the high seas of war
This interesting book—containing two book length accounts—views the same conflict—the U-Boat War during the First World War in the North Atlantic,..