Historical information

'U-Boat 977' Autobiography by Heinz SCHAEFFER, the last Commander of U-Boat 977.

Physical description

Hard cover book.
Cover - cardboard, red colour buckram with gold print on the spine.
207 pages, cut, plain, off white paper. Illustrated black and white photographs.
Front end papers - illustrated blue print "The Structure of a U - Boat".
Back end papers - illustrated blue print - map "The Last Voyage of U977"
Front end papers - handwritten prices.

Inscriptions & markings

Front end papers - handwritten - grey lead pencil "18/9" and in blue ink "15c".