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The D-Day companion : leading historians explore history's greatest amphibious assault, editor, Jane Penrose

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The D-Day companion : leading historians explore history's greatest amphibious assault
Title
The D-Day companion
Title remainder
leading historians explore history's greatest amphibious assault
Statement of responsibility
editor, Jane Penrose
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Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
VVW
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Penrose, Jane
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  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
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The D-Day companion : leading historians explore history's greatest amphibious assault, editor, Jane Penrose
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 277-279) and index
Contents
1. "The great crusade" / Samuel J. Newland -- 2. "Remember this is an invasion" : planning and build-up / Duncan Anderson -- 3. "The great shadow-boxing match" : deception and intelligence / Christina J. M. Goulter -- 4. "A very lofty perch" : Allied high command / Stephen A. Hart -- 5. "Throw them back" : German planning and command / Dennis Showalter -- 6. "In the air, on the ground, and in the factories" : air power / Williamson Murray -- 7. "The greatest military armada ever launched" : Operation NEPTUNE / Andrew Gordon -- 8. "A visitor to hell" : on the beaches / Williamson Murray -- 9. "Blood upon the risers" : airborne / Allan R. Millett -- 10. "Their road will be long and hard" : the push inland / Ronald J. Drez -- 11. "With unbelieving eyes" : the German experience / Russell Hart -- 12. "Much the greatest thing we have ever attempted" : OVERLORD and beyond / David I. Hall -- 13. "The eyes of the world" : commemoration and memorial / Carlo D'Este
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
288 p.
Isbn
9781841767796
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), col. maps
System control number
  • ocm54968306
  • (OCoLC)54968306
  • 631661
Label
The D-Day companion : leading historians explore history's greatest amphibious assault, editor, Jane Penrose
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 277-279) and index
Contents
1. "The great crusade" / Samuel J. Newland -- 2. "Remember this is an invasion" : planning and build-up / Duncan Anderson -- 3. "The great shadow-boxing match" : deception and intelligence / Christina J. M. Goulter -- 4. "A very lofty perch" : Allied high command / Stephen A. Hart -- 5. "Throw them back" : German planning and command / Dennis Showalter -- 6. "In the air, on the ground, and in the factories" : air power / Williamson Murray -- 7. "The greatest military armada ever launched" : Operation NEPTUNE / Andrew Gordon -- 8. "A visitor to hell" : on the beaches / Williamson Murray -- 9. "Blood upon the risers" : airborne / Allan R. Millett -- 10. "Their road will be long and hard" : the push inland / Ronald J. Drez -- 11. "With unbelieving eyes" : the German experience / Russell Hart -- 12. "Much the greatest thing we have ever attempted" : OVERLORD and beyond / David I. Hall -- 13. "The eyes of the world" : commemoration and memorial / Carlo D'Este
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
288 p.
Isbn
9781841767796
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), col. maps
System control number
  • ocm54968306
  • (OCoLC)54968306
  • 631661

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