Introduction Chronology Design and Development The Strategic Situation Technical Specifications The Combatants Combat Analysis Aftermath Bibliography Index
This book uses the latest historical and marine archaeological research to present a novel, comparative exploration of an ever-popular subject: the epic clashes of British and German surface battleships during World War II.
Angus Konstam is an acclaimed military and naval historian, with over 100 books in print. He is also one of Osprey's most experienced authors, with over 65 Osprey titles under his belt. Angus' most recent Osprey titles include European Ironclads, British Destroyers 1939-45, Sink the Tirpitz, and Hunt the Bismarck. Other large books written for other publishers include Sovereigns of the Seas (Wiley, 2008) Blackbeard (Wiley, 2006), Salerno (Pen & Sword 2009) and The Battle of North Cape (Pen & Sword 2010).