Book Discussion on The Burning Shore

Ed Offley talked about his book, The Burning Shore: How Hitler’s U-Boats Brought World War II to America, in which he recalls the… read more

Ed Offley talked about his book, The Burning Shore: How Hitler’s U-Boats Brought World War II to America, in which he recalls the German U-Boat offensive along America’s east coast in 1942. In his book, the author focuses on German Captain Lieutenant Horst Degen, whose command of German U-Boat U-701, resulted in the destruction of four ships in the Chesapeake Bay on June 15, 1942. Mr. Offley spoke at the U.S. Navy Memorial in Washington, D.C. close

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Book Discussion on The Burning Shore

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318919-1
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Public Affairs Event
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Speech
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
May 10, 2014
Last Aired:
May 19, 2014

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  • May 10, 2014 | 9:21pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 11, 2014 | 2:01pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 19, 2014 | 5:02am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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