In 1991, a German U-Boat wreck from World War II was discovered off the New Jersey coast. Neither the U.S., British, nor German military knew its identity until two divers and their dedicated team spent six years searching for clues in the remains.
"...a fascinating look at one of Hitler's most effective weapons . . .It is programming like this that keeps the NOVA standard so high . . . Grade: A" -- The Houston Chronicle". . . a true-life mystery filled with history, suspense and tragedy . . . If it's reality TV you're looking for, it doesn't get any better than Hitler's Lost Sub. -- The San Diego Union-Tribune December 2000 Naval History by Bruce Thompson"This is a great mystery story and an excellent history of U-boats and war strategy . . ." -- Naval History"...this winning mix of history, mystery and adventure offers up a nifty undersea yarn, fleshed out to include a substantial history of submarine warfare in the Atlantic during both World Wars." -- Video Librarian
Submarines (Ships) -- Germany.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval operations -- Submarine.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval operations, German.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Atlantic Ocean.
Shipwrecks -- New Jersey.
Underwater archaeology -- New Jersey.
Deep diving -- New Jersey.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Video recordings for people with visual disabilities.
|Publisher|| [South Burlington, Vt.?] :WGBH Boston Video,2004
|Other Titles|| Nova (Television program)
Apsell, Paula S.
Kurson, Robert. Shadow divers.
Lone Wolf Pictures.
WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)
Channel Four (Great Britain)
Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.)
WGBH Video (Firm)
Narrator, Roy Scheider.
Camera, Sean Glenn ... [et al.] ; editor, Doug Quade ; music, Rushmore DeNooyer, Malcolm Brooks.
Closed-captioned; described video for the visually impaired.
"The true undersea adventure chronicled in the bestseller Shadow divers by Robert Kurson"--Container.
Originally broadcast on the PBS television series NOVA.
DVD, NTSC; Dolby Digital.
1 videodisc (116 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in.