book cover of War in the Boats

War in the Boats

(2004)
My World War II Submarine Battles
A non fiction book by

 
 
Submarine duty in World War II took the lives of more than twenty percent of U.S. submariners. As a young ensign, William J. Ruhe kept a journal on eight action-filled patrols in the South Pacific. His colorful memoir has earned a place with the best naval fiction, among such books as Run Silent, Run Deep and The Hunt for Red October.

    

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