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Twilight of the U-Boats
Twilight of the U-Boats
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4.0 out of 5 stars An excellent tale but a bit short on background., 20 Dec 2014
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Excellent story of the life of a Nazi U-boat and its commander, from his fresh enthusiasm when joining the fight at the height of U-boat successes to the final days when the U-boats were overwhelmed by the increasing numbers and weaponry of the US, British and Canadian navies. I have just one little criticism, that Bernard Edwards says too little about the technological warfare which was so important on both sides. The only technological advance which is well covered in the book is the German acoustic homing torpedo which certainly helped the U-boats but was not ultimately decisive.


PHILIPS 25 WATT E14/SES OVEN LAMP LIGHT BULB 300 DEGREES - SMALL SCREW CAP FITTING
PHILIPS 25 WATT E14/SES OVEN LAMP LIGHT BULB 300 DEGREES - SMALL SCREW CAP FITTING
Offered by Aid Cleaning Store
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5.0 out of 5 stars Spares made easy, 14 Oct 2014
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Definitely the best, laziest way to get specialist bulbs


Evolution 185mm Diamond Blade
Evolution 185mm Diamond Blade
Price: £19.98

5.0 out of 5 stars Cutting slabs and bricks made easy, 14 Oct 2014
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Having always used simple abrasive discs for cutting concrete slabs etc. this blade is a delight. Cuts through concrete like a knife through butter.


The Target Committee (Kindle Single)
The Target Committee (Kindle Single)
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4.0 out of 5 stars Hiroshima & Nagasaki; the why and the how, 1 Sep 2014
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It's easy to assume that Hiroshima and Nagasaki chose themselves as targets for the first atom bombs and that the decision to use these powerful new weapons to end WWII was a foregone conclusion. Paul Ham's excellent, easy-to-read little book (it is very short on detail) provides a glimpse of the arguments and agonies behind the decisions and the choice.


Logitech R700 Professional Presenter
Logitech R700 Professional Presenter
Price: £55.80

1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Excellent, long-range remote presenter., 12 July 2014
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Bought for its longer range in our church where it has excelled. Definitely a high quality presenter.


(BTM)GIFTS LARGE MAXI 1030*630*1000mm 3 Wheels Tri Slider Scooter SPEEDER SLIDER WINGED SCOOTER TRI MOTION FLICKER DRIFTER (Black)
(BTM)GIFTS LARGE MAXI 1030*630*1000mm 3 Wheels Tri Slider Scooter SPEEDER SLIDER WINGED SCOOTER TRI MOTION FLICKER DRIFTER (Black)
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Price: £79.99

5.0 out of 5 stars A great scooter., 12 July 2014
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A tremendous success with our sporty granddaughter.


Castles of Steel: Britain, Germany and the Winning of the Great War at Sea
Castles of Steel: Britain, Germany and the Winning of the Great War at Sea
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5.0 out of 5 stars Best book on WWI at sea!, 12 July 2014
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This is a superb analysis of the naval war between Britain and Germany in WWI, setting out very clearly the problems facing both sides, the strengths and weaknesses of the weapons systems, the opportunities taken and those missed . By far the best book on the subject I've ever read! What is more it's a really good read.


The Sleepwalkers: How Europe Went to War in 1914
The Sleepwalkers: How Europe Went to War in 1914
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5.0 out of 5 stars Superbly incisive analysis, 26 Jun 2014
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No-one contemplating WWI can fail to be puzzled at how the assassination of Arch Duke Franz Ferdinand could have ignited such a conflagration so quickly. Christopher Clark provides for me, as a scientist always looking for the 'best explanation' of events and phenomena, a thoroughly credible, thoroughly convincing explanation, always providing evidence for his conclusion. The books starts well before the end of the 19th century and ends in early August 1914, when all the 'great powers' of Europe are at war, and it is a riveting read about why it happened. Riveting, convincing, enlightening; the best piece I've read on this strange but cataclysmic conflict.


High Speed HDMI 270 Degree Adapter Male to Female Gold Plated 1080p - Black
High Speed HDMI 270 Degree Adapter Male to Female Gold Plated 1080p - Black
Offered by CAMAC ™ (Ceed Cable)
Price: £2.89

5.0 out of 5 stars Very compact little gadget, 9 Nov 2013
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These little adapters are ideal for fitting hdmi connections where space is very limited. You need to work out whether you need a 90deg or a 270 deg version though. Excellent service


Draper 68261 15 Meter Soaker Hose
Draper 68261 15 Meter Soaker Hose
Price: £14.90

5.0 out of 5 stars Marvellous for hedges, 11 July 2013
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This soaker hose is excellent value, keeping our new hedge healthy in the hot and dry weather of June/July 2013


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