Publish date: September 1st 2001
Pages no: 448
Edition language: English
HMS Ulysses is a ship badly in need of rest., Having already been on several Arctic runs to Murmansk, she and her borderline mutinous crew are being sent on another high-speed convoy with supplies desperately needed by the Russians. It’s FR 77; the weather is deteriorating, and the Nazis know the c...
Without doubt one of the best - if not the best - books written about the perils faced by the seafaring men of the Arctic convoys in World War-II.MacLean himself served on a warship in World War-II, so he knows what he is talking about.One of my favorite books of all time. Highly recommended.