The Submarine Hunters: A Story of the Naval Patrol Work in the Great War
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The Submarine Hunters: A Story of the Naval Patrol Work in the Great War

By Percy F. (Percy Francis) Westerman
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Table of Contents
  • Cover art
    • "THE BLACK CROSS FLAG WAS HAULED DOWN, AND REHOISTED UNDER THE WHITE ENSIGN"
  • The Submarine Hunters
    • A Story of Naval Patrol Work in the Great War
      • BY
    • BY
    • PERCY F. WESTERMAN
      • Illustrated by E. S. Hodgson
        • BLACKIE AND SON LIMITED LONDON GLASGOW AND BOMBAY 1918
      • BLACKIE AND SON LIMITED LONDON GLASGOW AND BOMBAY 1918
    • Illustrated by E. S. Hodgson
      • BLACKIE AND SON LIMITED LONDON GLASGOW AND BOMBAY 1918
    • BLACKIE AND SON LIMITED LONDON GLASGOW AND BOMBAY 1918
    • Contents
    • Illustrations
      • "THE BLACK CROSS FLAG WAS HAULED DOWN AND RE-HOISTED UNDER THE WHITE ENSIGN" . . . . . . . . . Frontispiece
        • THE INTERVIEW WITH THE GERMAN CAPTAIN (missing from book)
        • "'D'YE KEN YON?' ASKED THE BRITISH SKIPPER, AS HE EYED THE PODGY GERMAN LEUTNANT WITH CONTEMPT"
        • "THE 'TREMENDOUS' WAS HEADING STRAIGHT FOR THE DOOMED SUBMARINE"
        • THE SINKING OF THE "ORONTABELLA" (missing from book)
        • "THE WORK OF DEMOLITION WAS ACCOMPLISHED"
      • THE INTERVIEW WITH THE GERMAN CAPTAIN (missing from book)
      • "'D'YE KEN YON?' ASKED THE BRITISH SKIPPER, AS HE EYED THE PODGY GERMAN LEUTNANT WITH CONTEMPT"
      • "THE 'TREMENDOUS' WAS HEADING STRAIGHT FOR THE DOOMED SUBMARINE"
      • THE SINKING OF THE "ORONTABELLA" (missing from book)
      • "THE WORK OF DEMOLITION WAS ACCOMPLISHED"
    • "THE BLACK CROSS FLAG WAS HAULED DOWN AND RE-HOISTED UNDER THE WHITE ENSIGN" . . . . . . . . . Frontispiece
      • THE INTERVIEW WITH THE GERMAN CAPTAIN (missing from book)
      • "'D'YE KEN YON?' ASKED THE BRITISH SKIPPER, AS HE EYED THE PODGY GERMAN LEUTNANT WITH CONTEMPT"
      • "THE 'TREMENDOUS' WAS HEADING STRAIGHT FOR THE DOOMED SUBMARINE"
      • THE SINKING OF THE "ORONTABELLA" (missing from book)
      • "THE WORK OF DEMOLITION WAS ACCOMPLISHED"
    • THE INTERVIEW WITH THE GERMAN CAPTAIN (missing from book)
    • "'D'YE KEN YON?' ASKED THE BRITISH SKIPPER, AS HE EYED THE PODGY GERMAN LEUTNANT WITH CONTEMPT"
    • "THE 'TREMENDOUS' WAS HEADING STRAIGHT FOR THE DOOMED SUBMARINE"
    • THE SINKING OF THE "ORONTABELLA" (missing from book)
    • "THE WORK OF DEMOLITION WAS ACCOMPLISHED"
  • THE SUBMARINE HUNTERS
    • CHAPTER I
      • The Mysterious Meeting on St. Mena's Island
      • CHAPTER II
      • The Tables Turned
      • CHAPTER III
      • Kidnapped
      • CHAPTER IV
      • The Awakening
      • CHAPTER V
      • Aboard U75
        • [Illustration: THE INTERVIEW WITH THE GERMAN CAPTAIN (missing from book)]
      • [Illustration: THE INTERVIEW WITH THE GERMAN CAPTAIN (missing from book)]
      • CHAPTER VI
      • The Tramp
      • CHAPTER VII
      • On the Bed of the Sea
      • CHAPTER VIII
      • Balked by a Sea-plane
        • "'D'YE KEN YON?' ASKED THE BRITISH SKIPPER, AS HE EYED THE PODGY GERMAN LEUTNANT WITH CONTEMPT"
      • "'D'YE KEN YON?' ASKED THE BRITISH SKIPPER, AS HE EYED THE PODGY GERMAN LEUTNANT WITH CONTEMPT"
      • CHAPTER IX
      • The Landing at Port Treherne
      • CHAPTER X
      • A Treacherous Plot
      • CHAPTER XI
      • Preparations
      • CHAPTER XII
      • The White Flag—and Afterwards
        • "THE TREMENDOUS WAS HEADING STRAIGHT FOR THE DOOMED SUBMARINE"
      • "THE TREMENDOUS WAS HEADING STRAIGHT FOR THE DOOMED SUBMARINE"
      • CHAPTER XIII
      • The Arm of the Law
      • CHAPTER XIV
      • A Fruitless Quest
      • CHAPTER XV
      • The Admiral Works the Oracle
      • CHAPTER XVI
      • H.M.S. "Capella"
      • CHAPTER XVII
      • A Double Bag
      • CHAPTER XVIII
      • The Smoke-signals
      • CHAPTER XIX
      • That Friday Night
      • CHAPTER XX
      • To the Rescue
        • [Illustration: THE SINKING OF THE "ORONTABELLA" (missing from book)]
      • [Illustration: THE SINKING OF THE "ORONTABELLA" (missing from book)]
      • CHAPTER XXI
      • Adrift in the Channel
      • CHAPTER XXII
      • An Unexpected Capture
      • CHAPTER XXIII
      • Mined
      • CHAPTER XXIV
      • "Shrap"
      • CHAPTER XXV
      • Off the Belgian Coast
      • CHAPTER XXVI
      • Disabled in Mid-air
        • "THE WORK OF DEMOLITION WAS ACCOMPLISHED"
      • "THE WORK OF DEMOLITION WAS ACCOMPLISHED"
      • CHAPTER XXVII
      • Not on Parole
      • CHAPTER XXVIII
      • Almost Recaptured
      • CHAPTER XXIX
      • Bound for the Baltic
      • CHAPTER XXX
      • The Affair off Kiel
    • The Mysterious Meeting on St. Mena's Island
    • CHAPTER II
    • The Tables Turned
    • CHAPTER III
    • Kidnapped
    • CHAPTER IV
    • The Awakening
    • CHAPTER V
    • Aboard U75
      • [Illustration: THE INTERVIEW WITH THE GERMAN CAPTAIN (missing from book)]
    • [Illustration: THE INTERVIEW WITH THE GERMAN CAPTAIN (missing from book)]
    • CHAPTER VI
    • The Tramp
    • CHAPTER VII
    • On the Bed of the Sea
    • CHAPTER VIII
    • Balked by a Sea-plane
      • "'D'YE KEN YON?' ASKED THE BRITISH SKIPPER, AS HE EYED THE PODGY GERMAN LEUTNANT WITH CONTEMPT"
    • "'D'YE KEN YON?' ASKED THE BRITISH SKIPPER, AS HE EYED THE PODGY GERMAN LEUTNANT WITH CONTEMPT"
    • CHAPTER IX
    • The Landing at Port Treherne
    • CHAPTER X
    • A Treacherous Plot
    • CHAPTER XI
    • Preparations
    • CHAPTER XII
    • The White Flag—and Afterwards
      • "THE TREMENDOUS WAS HEADING STRAIGHT FOR THE DOOMED SUBMARINE"
    • "THE TREMENDOUS WAS HEADING STRAIGHT FOR THE DOOMED SUBMARINE"
    • CHAPTER XIII
    • The Arm of the Law
    • CHAPTER XIV
    • A Fruitless Quest
    • CHAPTER XV
    • The Admiral Works the Oracle
    • CHAPTER XVI
    • H.M.S. "Capella"
    • CHAPTER XVII
    • A Double Bag
    • CHAPTER XVIII
    • The Smoke-signals
    • CHAPTER XIX
    • That Friday Night
    • CHAPTER XX
    • To the Rescue
      • [Illustration: THE SINKING OF THE "ORONTABELLA" (missing from book)]
    • [Illustration: THE SINKING OF THE "ORONTABELLA" (missing from book)]
    • CHAPTER XXI
    • Adrift in the Channel
    • CHAPTER XXII
    • An Unexpected Capture
    • CHAPTER XXIII
    • Mined
    • CHAPTER XXIV
    • "Shrap"
    • CHAPTER XXV
    • Off the Belgian Coast
    • CHAPTER XXVI
    • Disabled in Mid-air
      • "THE WORK OF DEMOLITION WAS ACCOMPLISHED"
    • "THE WORK OF DEMOLITION WAS ACCOMPLISHED"
    • CHAPTER XXVII
    • Not on Parole
    • CHAPTER XXVIII
    • Almost Recaptured
    • CHAPTER XXIX
    • Bound for the Baltic
    • CHAPTER XXX
    • The Affair off Kiel
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