The North Atlantic Front: Orkney, Shetland, Faroe and Iceland at War

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During the two world wars, the chain of island groups, Orkney, Shetland, the Faroes and Iceland, linking Europe to North America, acquired great strategic significance. Operating from its main base at Scapa Flow, the Royal Navy and its allies sought to contain the German naval threat within the North Sea and protect the northern flank of maritime operations in the North Atlantic. This book tells the story of operations along this northern front in a sequel to the author's earlier account of Scapa Flow, operations that had ...

The North Atlantic Front: Orkney, Shetland, Faroe and Iceland at War 2006, Birlinn Publishers, Edinburgh, Scotland

ISBN-13: 9781843410270

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The North Atlantic Front: Orkney, Shetland, Faroe and Iceland at War 2004, Birlinn Publishers, Edinburgh, Scotland

ISBN-13: 9781843410119

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