The Resource Blood, tears and folly : an objective look at World War II, Len Deighton ; with maps and drawings by Denis Bishop

Blood, tears and folly : an objective look at World War II, Len Deighton ; with maps and drawings by Denis Bishop

Label
Blood, tears and folly : an objective look at World War II
Title
Blood, tears and folly
Title remainder
an objective look at World War II
Statement of responsibility
Len Deighton ; with maps and drawings by Denis Bishop
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Title
Blood, tears and folly
Creator
Contributor
Summary
An analysis of World War II examines the various strategies, campaigns, and weaponry used in the war, revealing how each affected the outcome of the conflict
Subject
Genre
Tone
Writing style
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168575
Cataloging source
TMS
Dewey number
940.53
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Target audience
adult
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an objective look at World War II
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an objective look at World War II
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Len Deighton ; with maps and drawings by Denis Bishop
Label
Blood, tears and folly : an objective look at World War II, Len Deighton ; with maps and drawings by Denis Bishop
Publication
Note
  • Illustrations and maps on lining papers
  • Orginally published in Great Britian in 1993 by Jonathan Cape
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [602]-634) and index
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  • HOU-CEN
  • HOU-CEN
  • LAN-VML
  • NED-MEH
  • PAP-MAIN
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Pt. 1. The Battle of the Atlantic. 1. Britannia Rules the Waves. 2. Days of Wine and Roses. 3. Exchanges of Secrets. 4. Science Goes to Sea. 5. War on the Cathode Tube -- Pt. 2. Hitler Conquers Europe. 6. Germany: Unrecognized Power. 7. Passchendaele and After. 8. France in the Prewar Years. 9. An Anti-Hitler Coalition? 10. German Arms Outstretched. 11. Retreat -- Pt. 3. The Mediterranean War. 12. The War Moves South. 13. A Tactician's Paradise. 14. Double Defeat: Greece and Cyrenaica. 15. Two Side-Shows. 16. Quartermaster's Nightmare -- Pt. 4. The War in the Air. 17. The Wars Before the War. 18. Preparations. 19. The Bullets Are Flying. 20. Hours of Darkness. 21. The Beginning of the End -- Pt. 5. Barbarossa: The Attack on Russia. 22. Fighting in Peacetime. 23. The Longest Day of the Year. 24. 'A War of Annihilation'. 25. The Last Chance. 26. The War for Oil -- Pt. 6. Japan Goes to War. 27. Bushido: The Soldier's Code. 28. The Way to War. 29. Imperial Forces. 30. Attack on Pearl Harbor. 31. The Co-Prosperity Sphere -- Conclusion: 'Went the Day Well?'
Control code
ocm29292722
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xvii, 653 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780060925574
Lccn
92056241
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
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u422231
System control number
  • (OCoLC)29292722
  • (Sirsi) a422231

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