David Jordan is a Senior Lecturer in Defense Studies, King's College, London. He is the author of Wolfpack, Aircraft Carriers, The Fall of Hitler's Reich and Atlas of World War II. Dick Couch is a graduate of the U.S. Naval Academy and has served with the Navy UDT and SEAL Teams. While a platoon commander with SEAL Team One in 1970, he led one of the only successful P.O.W. rescue operations of the Vietnam War.