‘A small German gunboat, steaming slowly west

It’s October 16th in the book by now, and the narrative has switched to Carruthers’s diary for the next few days. It is today that our two heroes encounter two boats which will form a key part of the last part of the book: the rather sinister Kormoran, which we’ll discuss separately, and the Blitz, the boat commandedContinue reading “‘A small German gunboat, steaming slowly west”