The Resource Crossing the Rhine : breaking into Nazi Germany, 1944 and 1945 : the greatest airborne battles in history, Lloyd Clark

Crossing the Rhine : breaking into Nazi Germany, 1944 and 1945 : the greatest airborne battles in history, Lloyd Clark

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Crossing the Rhine : breaking into Nazi Germany, 1944 and 1945 : the greatest airborne battles in history
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Crossing the Rhine
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breaking into Nazi Germany, 1944 and 1945 : the greatest airborne battles in history
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Lloyd Clark
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Language
eng
Summary
A British military historian offers an in-depth account of two critical offensives led by Allied troops against the Nazi power base on the Rhine, examining the strategies, military leaders, and campaign of the two airborne assaults, the events leading up to combat, the power struggle among Allied leadership, and the results of the battles on the war's outcome
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BTCTA
Dewey number
940.54/219218
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  • illustrations
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Index
index present
LC call number
D763.N4
LC item number
C537 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Crossing the Rhine : breaking into Nazi Germany, 1944 and 1945 : the greatest airborne battles in history, Lloyd Clark
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Crossing the Rhine : breaking into Nazi Germany, 1944 and 1945 : the greatest airborne battles in history, Lloyd Clark
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 387-403) and index
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volume
Carrier category code
nc
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Content category
text
Content type code
txt
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Contents
Dramatis personae -- The strategy of exploitation: The Allies, 25 Aug to 17 Sep 1944 -- Withdrawal: The Germans, 25 Aug to 17 Sep 1944 -- Chasing the dream: airborne warfare and its soldiers: the birth of parachuting to Summer 1944 -- Stitching things together: planning: 10-17 Sep 1944 -- Jumping the Rhine (1): Operation market garden: 17-18 Sep 1944 -- Permieters: Operation Market Garden, 19-21 Sep 1944 -- Touching the Rhine: Operation Market Garden: 21-26 Sep 1944 -- Riposte: The Ardennes and advance to the Rhine: Oct 1944 to March 1945 -- The deluge: planning and launching plunder varsity: 10-24 March 1945 -- Jumping the Rhine (2): Operation Varsity: 24-28 March 1945
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24 cm
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Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
xxviii, 415 pages, [16] pages of plates
Isbn
9780802144300
Lccn
2009277088
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
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illustrations, maps, plans
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(OCoLC)223915610

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