Author:MARKUS BEHRENDT

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1961 ORIGINAL HANDWRITTEN, HAND ILLUSTRATED SCRAPBOOK AND TRAVEL JOURNAL OF ONE GERMAN MAN'S TRIP HALFWAY AROUND THE WORLD

By: MARKUS BEHRENDT

Price: $1,455.99

Publisher: ASEA ABOARD THE HIPPER, 1961

Seller ID: 0001315

Condition: Very Good


On offer is the super, original manuscript journal and travel diary of a young German sailor in training aboard school frigate 'Hipper' with an escort being the school frigate Spee [the namesakes of both ships were scuttled during World War II - the Spee in 1939, the Hipper in 1945]. Beginning January 5th until February 8th, they are in "cadet training" in the harbor at Kiel, Germany near the north coast, east of Denmark. They do go to sea on training maneuvers, but only for a few hours at a time. Each of the cadets rotates through various duties and watches. "Clean Ship" is me... View more info