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Victor Korzh

Red Star Under the Baltic: A Soviet Submariner in World War II


Submarines were uninviting enough, with dank, claustrophobic conditions and little hope of escape if disaster struck, and the relatively shallow waters of the Baltic only compounded the dangers. That's where Soviet submariner Viktor Korzh served, hunting and sinking German shipping. His memoir unfolds as a heart-pounding series of non-stop action, sonar pings, depth-charge concussions, and constant underwater peril. Somehow Korzh and his comrades survived their frightful ordeal and witnessed the victory over the Germans.

Format: Paperback
Published: in USA in 2009
Publisher: Stackpole Books
Pages: 194
Language: English
ISBN 13: 9780811735568
ISBN 10: 0811735567

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Red Star Under the Baltic: A Soviet Submariner in World War II