Sea killers in disguise : the story of the Q-ships and decoy ships in the First World War / by Tony Bridgland.
By: Bridgland, Tony.Material type: BookPublisher: London : Leo Cooper, 1999Description: 274 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 0850526752 :.Subject(s): Q-ships | World War, 1914-1918 -- Naval operationsDDC classification: 940.45
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Enhanced descriptions from Syndetics:
This is the story of what were known by the British as 'Q' Ships and by the Germans as 'Decoy Raiders'. Disguised as merchant ships, they could be transformed in moments into killers and were used by both sides in the First World War.