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Three Corvettes

Nicholas Monsarrat

Three Corvettes

H.M. Corvette, East Coast corvette and Corvette command.

by Nicholas Monsarrat

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  • 37 Currently reading

Published by Cassell in London .
Written in English


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Open LibraryOL15579328M

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Three Corvettes book. Read 7 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Nicholas Monsarrat, unquestionably the best writer on sea warfare du 4/5.

Monsarrat's The Cruel Sea is an outstanding novel of Corvettes Three Corvettes book convoys in the Atlantic during War II, and is perhaps the finest book written about the war at sea. It rings so true because the author had been there and done that--having served in the three corvettes described in the book/5().

Buy Three Corvettes New edition by Monsarrat, Nicholas (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(). I just finished this wonderful book. Like most, I suppose, I'd first heard of Monsarrat through "The Cruel Sea".

This is a first person account, the text broken into three chapters (originally published separately during the War) accorfding to the particular ship on which Monsarrat served, of his experiences on corvettes in the Royal Navy during World War II/5(5).

Monsarrat's The Cruel Sea is an outstanding novel of Corvettes escorting convoys in the Atlantic during War II, and is perhaps the finest book written about the war at sea.

It rings so true because the author had been there and done that--having served in the three corvettes described in the book/5().

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This is how the war at sea really was Nicholas Monsarrat's war, in those dark years ofwas a ferocious, unforgiving, terrible war: the Battle of the Atlantic. An RNVR officer, he served on His Majesty's corvettes, tough little ships charged with the impossible task of seeing vital convoys safely through the packs of marauding U-boats.3/5(2).

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Monserrat’s description, for example, of a lonely watch in the Atlantic draws you in. I want to eke this book out forever and then read it /5(97).

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In dramatic, vivid language, this unforgettable collection records the terrible years between and It includes the autobiographical It Was Cruel; A Ship to Remember, about the sinking of the Lancastria in (3, men lost their 3/5(2).

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Quite revealing as to 5/5(2). The longest love, the longest hate --Three corvettes: H.M. corvette, East coast corvette, Corvette command --I was there --A ship to remember --H.M.S. Marlborough will enter harbour --It was cruel --The ship that died of shame.

Series Title: Cassell military paperbacks. Other Titles: Monsarrat at sea: Responsibility: Nicholas Monsarrat. More. Fast delivery and beautifully written book (Three Corvettes).I love this book. It was recommended as background reading for a book I’m writing but I will never write so beautifully.

Monserrat’s description, for example, of a lonely watch in the Atlantic draws you in. I want to eke this book out forever and then read it /5(92).

The Cruel Sea is a novel by Nicholas follows the lives of a group of Royal Navy sailors fighting the Battle of the Atlantic during the Second World contains seven chapters, each describing a year during the war.

The novel, based on the author's experience of serving in corvettes and frigates in the North Atlantic in the Second World War, gives a matter-of-fact but Author: Nicholas Monsarrat.

The longest love, the longest hate --Three corvettes: H.M. corvette, East coast corvette, Corvette command --I was there --A ship to remember --H.M.S. Marlborough will enter harbour --It was cruel --The ship that died of shame. Series Title: Cassell military paperbacks. Other Titles: Monsarrat at sea: Responsibility: Nicholas Monsarrat.

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Since unveiling the original American sports car inGM has upped the ante with each successive model and along the way, /5(4). Three Corvettes is a collection of three shorter works published independently during World War II.

It was included in a larger collection, Monsarrat at Sea, which was retitled Three Corvettes when it was republished in but is not the same work/5(1).Few question that Chevrolet’s sixth-generation Corvette is the best ever, or that the racer-like horsepower $75, Z06 and the awesomely faster and surprisingly refined supercharged /5.Editions for Three Corvettes: (Paperback published in ), (Kindle Edition published in ), (Mass Market Paperback published in ),