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The stories told in this book are compelling (for instance, the struggles of the crew of the derelict merchant vessel "San Demetrio", heavily damaged by a German commerce... Read morePublished 10 months ago by Lorenzo St. DuBois
A factual and well written record of the longest campaign in World War Two - the Battle of the Atlantic. Read morePublished on May 29, 2013 by Punchguy
Here in Brazil, I read this regular book, about the Battle of Atlantic (1939-1945). José Belém Rocha , a brother of my grandfather Francisco de Castro Rocha... Read morePublished on April 1, 2013 by Dalton C. Rocha
Though fascinated with the subject matter, I couldn't finish this poorly written book. Journalists deal with press releases on a daily basis and these often include frankenquotes. Read morePublished on April 13, 2012 by Slowhand
I must echo some of the other reviewers sentiments on the Authors writing style. The use of extra adjectives in many of the descriptive sentences of the book is noticeable right... Read morePublished on August 29, 2011 by James L
Other reviewers have said much the same. White's writing style is just too filled with adjectives, and repetitive ones at that. Read morePublished on June 6, 2008 by Mary Norton
I'm a writer myself, so I usually hesitate to pen a poor review knowing how much work goes into coming up with an idea, crafting a proposal, securing a publisher, doing research,... Read morePublished on December 4, 2007 by Jim Schmidt
David White is a reporter and "Bitter Ocean" is written in the style of a very long feature story; you get the feeling that each chapter would have been serialized over several... Read morePublished on August 30, 2007 by R. W. Levesque