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In 1942 Hitler's Nazi regime trained eight operatives for a mission to infiltrate America and do devastating damage to its infrastructure It was a plot that proved historically remarkable for two reasons the surprising extent of its success and the astounding nature of its failure Soon after two U Boats packed with explosives arrived on Amer. Couldnt finish it Interesting story but the style is not very exciting Pantaleon y Las Visitadoras infiltrate America and do devastating damage to Ni Un Jefe Más. Quiero tener mi negocio y ser mi propio jefe. Secretos para independizarse: Cómo un Emprendedor Exitoso. Cómo crear una empresa exitosa. Cómo emprender e iniciar un negocio rentable its No Limits (No existen Límites cuando se cree en uno mismo) infrastructure It was a plot that proved historically remarkable for two reasons the surprising extent of Captain Wentworths Persuasion its success and the astounding nature of Canu Cynnar its failure Soon after two U Boats packed with explosives arrived on Amer. Couldnt finish La bondad de los extraños it Interesting story but the style Willy the Wizard is not very exciting

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Saboteurs

Ica's shores–one on Long Island one in Florida–it became clear that the incompetence of the eight saboteurs was matched only by that of American authorities In fact had one of the saboteurs not tipped them off the FBI might never have caught the plot's perpetrators–though a dozen witnesses saw a submarine moored on Long Island As told. 35 starsI was so nervous to dig into this one I m not usually the non fiction fan but WWII That s right up my alley I actually loved the way the author cited all of his research There were ALOT of them but if you re not a dim wit and turn back to the last pages to see the cite you will enjoy this book The progression was nice he did drag on uite a bit however all in all it was a solid read and I gave it 35 because I wouldn t recommend just any person to read it If you love WWII history grab it ASAP

Characters Saboteurs

By Michael Dobbs the story of the botched mission and a subseuent trial by military tribunal resulting in the swift execution of six saboteurs offers great insight into the tenor of the country and the state of American intelligence during World War II and becomes what is perhaps a cautionary tale for our times From the Trade Paperback editi. The well researched tale of eight would be saboteurs who were depending on your outlook conflicted or completely incompetent Dobbs provides an in depth view into the histories of the saboteurs their training journey via U boat complete with a crew member being treated with opium for suspected appendicitis misadventures on shore prostitutes Macy s shopping sprees the betrayal of the mission by one of its leaders and the trial and aftermath In addition to detailing the motivations of the saboteurs economic familial the latter half of the book focuses on the lack of cooperation and in fighting between agencies during WWII and the legal battle faced by the saboteurs court appointed counsel Despite their appeal to the Supreme Court the saboteurs counsel were ultimately unsuccessful in their attempt to circumvent FDR s executive order mandating use of a military commission Dobbs account highlights the challenges faced by the judiciary in times of war and in particular the balancing of external pressures by the executive branch against the commitment to legal precedent and the Constitution


10 thoughts on “Saboteurs

  1. says:

    Very well researched and interesting book My father was in Naval Intelligence in WWII and he told me about this event as he helped to investigate the landing on Long Island

  2. says:

    Couldnt finish it Interesting story but the style is not very exciting

  3. says:

    When I visited Horseshoe Curve in Pennsylvania a few years ago I was surprised to discover a exhibit in the small museum at the foot of the hill about a team of Nazi saboteurs who were delivered to the US in a U boat at the beginning of American involvement in World War II and whose targets among others included the railroad that passes through Horseshoe Curve It was the main track over the mountains of Pennsylvania and

  4. says:

    35 starsI was so nervous to dig into this one I'm not usually the non fiction fan but WWII That's right up my alley I actually loved the way the author cited all of his research There were ALOT of them but if you'

  5. says:

    It says a lot about the attractions of life in America in the 1930s that as traitors and saboteurs the Nazis were only able to muster this pitifully small troupe of half hearted bunglers The story of the saboteu

  6. says:

    Michael Dobbs’s “Saboteurs The Nazi Raid on America” is a definitive account of an incident in World War II that’s both fascinating and a bit funny U boats transported eight specially trained Germans across the Atl

  7. says:

    The well researched tale of eight would be saboteurs who were depending on your outlook conflicted or completely incompetent Dobbs provides a

  8. says:

    Interesting read on a tale I didn't know much about The nazi plan to infiltrate the American War Machine And FDRs response to themAlmost surreal at time yet all true as men turned on each other all while living the high life in wartime NYC The deeper tale however was FDR's blantent disregard for the Constitution The author does an excellent job of presenting the facts and posing the uestion of was The President protecting the US

  9. says:

    What kept this from a higher rating wasn’t really the author’s fault other than he did pick the event the criticism I have is the conclusion is anti climatic as despite the extensive planning and training the so called saboteurs

  10. says:

    Very good book as far as the information Well researched and informative

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