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The Resource Pointblank Directive : three generals and the untold story of the daring plan that saved D-Day, L. Douglas Keeney ; [foreword by Stephen Frater]

Pointblank Directive : three generals and the untold story of the daring plan that saved D-Day, L. Douglas Keeney ; [foreword by Stephen Frater]

Label
Pointblank Directive : three generals and the untold story of the daring plan that saved D-Day
Title
Pointblank Directive
Title remainder
three generals and the untold story of the daring plan that saved D-Day
Statement of responsibility
L. Douglas Keeney ; [foreword by Stephen Frater]
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Carefully reconstructs the events in the air war that led up to D-Day while painting an in-depth portrait of the lives and times of the men who made the victory of D-Day possible
Writing style
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10165631
Cataloging source
JAI
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Keeney, L. Douglas
Dewey number
940.53
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
D756.5.N6
LC item number
K455 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Operation Pointblank, 1943-1944
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Normandy (France)
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • United States
  • Spaatz, Carl
  • Doolittle, James Harold
  • Arnold, Henry Harley
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
three generals and the untold story of the daring plan that saved D-Day
Label
Pointblank Directive : three generals and the untold story of the daring plan that saved D-Day, L. Douglas Keeney ; [foreword by Stephen Frater]
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 237-242) and index
Contents
Airmen -- Autumn 1943 -- Pointblank -- Weather -- Spaatz -- Anywhere -- The clock ticks -- Formation -- Exhaustion -- Locusts -- Flak Boys -- Berlin -- April -- Invasion -- Secret weapons -- War plan -- Combat -- Dicing with the Devil -- May 1944 -- Deception -- June 1944 -- D-Day -- D+1
Control code
ocn820719817
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
272 p., [32] p. of plates
Isbn
9781849089333
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
(OCoLC)820719817
Label
Pointblank Directive : three generals and the untold story of the daring plan that saved D-Day, L. Douglas Keeney ; [foreword by Stephen Frater]
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 237-242) and index
Contents
Airmen -- Autumn 1943 -- Pointblank -- Weather -- Spaatz -- Anywhere -- The clock ticks -- Formation -- Exhaustion -- Locusts -- Flak Boys -- Berlin -- April -- Invasion -- Secret weapons -- War plan -- Combat -- Dicing with the Devil -- May 1944 -- Deception -- June 1944 -- D-Day -- D+1
Control code
ocn820719817
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
272 p., [32] p. of plates
Isbn
9781849089333
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
(OCoLC)820719817

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