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The Resource Men of air : the courage and sacrifice of Bomber Command in World War II, Kevin Wilson

Men of air : the courage and sacrifice of Bomber Command in World War II, Kevin Wilson

Label
Men of air : the courage and sacrifice of Bomber Command in World War II
Title
Men of air
Title remainder
the courage and sacrifice of Bomber Command in World War II
Statement of responsibility
Kevin Wilson
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The story of the everyday heroism of British bomber crews in 1944--the turning point year in Bomber Command's war against Germany
Cataloging source
YDX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1942-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wilson, Kevin
Dewey number
940.54/4941
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
D786
LC item number
.W5186 2019
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Bombing, Aerial
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
Label
Men of air : the courage and sacrifice of Bomber Command in World War II, Kevin Wilson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published as: Men of air : doomed youth of Bomber Command, 1944. London : Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 2007
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 414-416) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Winter. An op too many ; The cauldron ; The cost of courage ; The lesson of Leipzig ; Revenge and recrimination ; Berlin or bust ; The underground air war ; Massacre in the moonlight -- Spring. Making a mark ; Escape lines in the railway desert ; Training and terror ; Return to the Reich -- Summer. The longest night ; Squashing the doodlebug ; Throttling the Luftwaffe ; One-way tickets in the transportation plan ; Back to basics ; The beginning of the end ; Reflection
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Pegasus Books hardcover edition.
Extent
x, 435 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781643130064
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • on1041902355
  • (OCoLC)1041902355
  • 2453302
Label
Men of air : the courage and sacrifice of Bomber Command in World War II, Kevin Wilson
Publication
Note
Originally published as: Men of air : doomed youth of Bomber Command, 1944. London : Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 2007
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 414-416) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Winter. An op too many ; The cauldron ; The cost of courage ; The lesson of Leipzig ; Revenge and recrimination ; Berlin or bust ; The underground air war ; Massacre in the moonlight -- Spring. Making a mark ; Escape lines in the railway desert ; Training and terror ; Return to the Reich -- Summer. The longest night ; Squashing the doodlebug ; Throttling the Luftwaffe ; One-way tickets in the transportation plan ; Back to basics ; The beginning of the end ; Reflection
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Pegasus Books hardcover edition.
Extent
x, 435 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781643130064
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • on1041902355
  • (OCoLC)1041902355
  • 2453302

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