Lothar-Günther Buchheim was a German author and art collector best a bombing raid by the United States on the port city of Wilhelmshaven. Lothar-Günther Buchheim, German art collector and author (born Feb. 6, , Weimar, Ger.—died Feb. 22, , Starnberg, Ger.), scrutinized the difficult lives . The Boat [Lothar-Gunther Buchheim] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Follows the patrols, waits, and attacks, through the crucial fall and.
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The tension is incredible. Except I realized as I was reading the book that I didn’t want there to be a fluffy little puppy dog or a rainbow. There was one lighthearted scene where the young sailors lustily sing their favorite song “It’s a Long Way to Tipperary” that I found hilarious.
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The film gives a sensual experience of war. But either version can be appreciated on its own. It’s a gripping read although the paragraphs are choppy which makes the flow of reading more difficult. Trivia About U-Boat War.
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I have seen the movie in multiple pothar several times. Jul 27, El rated it it was amazing Shelves: There are a lot of people to remember.
S nim se na lodi vyskytuje dalsich asi 49 lidi. The first time I saw a submarine-based warfare on screen, it was ‘s U I’m not sure if it is Buccheim’s own style of writing or the translation, but the writing seems very flat throughout the book. A journey on the Danube”published in I read it 3 or 4 times. After years of quarreling with his home town of FeldafingBavariaabout his plans for a museum for his art collection, the town’s citizens voted against the museum in a referendum.
Retrieved from ” https: The author served as a naval correspondent on U-Boots during the war and experienced much of what he then wrote about. May 26, Mike D rated it it was amazing. There is a long section of the book, for example, where the crew is stuck in the middle of a two-week-long storm.
A very graphic depiction of life onboard for months at a time with an all but truthful end. Otherwise, if you can get by the writing style, this will be an immensely rewarding read for you. Protoze mam rad depresivni pribehy z II.
I cared about all the sailor talk about whores and penises penii? There is one scene not in the film which had my heart beating faster. Return to Book Page. You can make it easier for us to review and, hopefully, publish your contribution by keeping a few points in mind. Lawrence Paterson rated it really liked it May 11, The author did a fantastic job of giving a detailed blow-by-blow of daily life under a variety of circumstances from attack to counterattack, from calm seas to storms, from departure to arrival.
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Please try again later. Hlavni hrdina je no Diky nesnesitelnym vedrum jsem se toto leto docela casto koupal. To view it, click here. Having said that, this was a good, intense and gritty sea story. Auf einem U-Boot kann man nichts planen. Open Preview See a Problem? I’m really torn on how to rate this.
Paperbackpages. I was totally invested in the story and I didn’t want to even put it down. It is about regular men in the throes of war, fighting for their families, their comrades, and for their very lives. Page after page talking about how they had to stay submerged because of a storm that lasted for weeks. Depth charge attacks seemingly endless. However after learning that the author is an accomplished artist, his obsession with color made more sense. For some the myriad descriptions about how submarines work and information about currents and navigation may be a bit much.
I found myself reading lotharr into the night, huddled with the silent crew at impossible depths, listening to the creaking, the dripping condensation and the popping rivets of U while awaiting the next depth charge attack. Horizon bald as a baby’s bottom, a couple of clouds – and that’s it. In short, submarine-warfare is arguably the scariest form of naval warfare out there, which makes for high intensity and drama.
Dude shot himself in 38 after most of his work had been burned.
This is an incredible book and very well written and easy to read. What is handy is the cast of characters listed at the beginning. It would have been a six-hour epic; Petersen turned him down because the producers were aiming for a minute feature for international release. Matt rated it it was amazing Jul 09, Speaking of details, Buchheim held nothing buchhfim with the technical aspects of submarining.