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Das Boot

By Buchheim, Lothar-Günther
(The Boat)
1973, Forum
ISBN 9137060430
Hardcover , 470 pages, 1 map
The book is a fiction
book is in Swedish language

Descripton: This well-known novel, stemming from the author's experiences as a war correspondent on U-96, describes a single U-boat patrol from beginning to end. The long periods of boredom punctuated by bursts of tension and excitement typical of a U-boat patrol are described from the correspondent-narrator's point of view. This novel was the basis for the famous movie of the same title. First published 1973.

Utgivarens egna erfarenheter ombord på en ubåt som senare kom att spalas in på film. Das Boot

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