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The Resource A summer bright and terrible : Winston Churchill, Lord Dowding, radar, and the impossible triumph of the Battle of Britain, David E. Fisher

A summer bright and terrible : Winston Churchill, Lord Dowding, radar, and the impossible triumph of the Battle of Britain, David E. Fisher

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A summer bright and terrible : Winston Churchill, Lord Dowding, radar, and the impossible triumph of the Battle of Britain
Title
A summer bright and terrible
Title remainder
Winston Churchill, Lord Dowding, radar, and the impossible triumph of the Battle of Britain
Statement of responsibility
David E. Fisher
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An in-depth analysis of Royal Air Force Air Chief Marshall Hugh Dowding's pivotal contributions to the Battle of Britain describes the superstitions that marked his life, his military career, and his role in spearheading radar technology
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
266877
Cataloging source
DLC
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1932-
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Fisher, David E.
Dewey number
940.54211
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Dowding, Hugh Caswall Tremenheere Dowding
  • Churchill, Winston
  • Britain, Battle of, Great Britain, 1940
  • Air warfare
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
Winston Churchill, Lord Dowding, radar, and the impossible triumph of the Battle of Britain
Label
A summer bright and terrible : Winston Churchill, Lord Dowding, radar, and the impossible triumph of the Battle of Britain, David E. Fisher
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [277]-281) and index
Control code
ocm57669702
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvi, 287 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9781593760472
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2005003765
Other control number
9781593760472
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
(Sirsi) ADT-2267
Label
A summer bright and terrible : Winston Churchill, Lord Dowding, radar, and the impossible triumph of the Battle of Britain, David E. Fisher
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [277]-281) and index
Control code
ocm57669702
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvi, 287 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9781593760472
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2005003765
Other control number
9781593760472
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
(Sirsi) ADT-2267

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