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The Resource Coventry : November 14, 1940, Frederick Taylor

Coventry : November 14, 1940, Frederick Taylor

Label
Coventry : November 14, 1940
Title
Coventry
Title remainder
November 14, 1940
Statement of responsibility
Frederick Taylor
Title variation
November 14, 1940
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Examines the German Luftwaffe's air raid on Coventry, England, on November 14, 1940, and its impact and precedent as a new kind of air warfare
Summary
The dramatic story behind the German air raid on Coventry, England, at the beginning of World War II, and its impact not just on the history of the war, but also on the nature of warfare
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10457116
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1947-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Taylor, Fred
Dewey number
940.54/212498
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Coventry (England)
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Coventry (England)
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
November 14, 1940
Label
Coventry : November 14, 1940, Frederick Taylor
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [307]-339) 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
Wool, buttons, and magnetos -- 'The bomber will always get through' -- Boom -- Waiting for the Luftwaffe -- Blitz -- Raiders -- Knickebein -- Korn -- Finding the beam -- Red alert -- Executive cold water -- 'A seething mass of flame' -- Death in the suburbs -- The long night ending -- The martyred city -- 'Are we down-hearted?' -- The quick and the dead -- Coventrated? -- Defiance -- 'Thank goodness you're alright' -- Resurgam
Control code
ocn898419315
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
356 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781632861979
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)898419315
Label
Coventry : November 14, 1940, Frederick Taylor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [307]-339) 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
Wool, buttons, and magnetos -- 'The bomber will always get through' -- Boom -- Waiting for the Luftwaffe -- Blitz -- Raiders -- Knickebein -- Korn -- Finding the beam -- Red alert -- Executive cold water -- 'A seething mass of flame' -- Death in the suburbs -- The long night ending -- The martyred city -- 'Are we down-hearted?' -- The quick and the dead -- Coventrated? -- Defiance -- 'Thank goodness you're alright' -- Resurgam
Control code
ocn898419315
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
356 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781632861979
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)898419315

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