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The Resource Dam busters : the race to smash the dams, 1943, James Holland

Dam busters : the race to smash the dams, 1943, James Holland

Label
Dam busters : the race to smash the dams, 1943
Title
Dam busters
Title remainder
the race to smash the dams, 1943
Statement of responsibility
James Holland
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The night of May 16th, 1943. 19 specially adapted Lancasters take off from RAF Scampton, each with a huge 9,000 lb cylindrical bomb strapped underneath it. Their mission: to destroy three dams deep within the German heartland, which provide the lifeblood to the industries supplying the Third Reich's war machine
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
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1970-
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Holland, James
Dewey number
  • 940.5'44'941
  • 940.544941
  • 940.544941
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Great Britain
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Wallis, Barnes
  • Gibson, Guy
  • Operation Chastise, 1943
  • Warfare and Defence
Label
Dam busters : the race to smash the dams, 1943, James Holland
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: London: Bantam Press, 2012
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
  • cartographic image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
9780552163415
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
576 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780552163415
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (black and white, and colour), maps (black and white)
Label
Dam busters : the race to smash the dams, 1943, James Holland
Publication
Note
Originally published: London: Bantam Press, 2012
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
  • cartographic image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
9780552163415
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
576 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780552163415
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (black and white, and colour), maps (black and white)

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