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The Resource The Star of Africa : the story of Hans Marseille, the rogue Luftwaffe ace who dominated the WWII skies, Colin D. Heaton and Anne-Marie Lewis

The Star of Africa : the story of Hans Marseille, the rogue Luftwaffe ace who dominated the WWII skies, Colin D. Heaton and Anne-Marie Lewis

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The Star of Africa : the story of Hans Marseille, the rogue Luftwaffe ace who dominated the WWII skies
Title
The Star of Africa
Title remainder
the story of Hans Marseille, the rogue Luftwaffe ace who dominated the WWII skies
Statement of responsibility
Colin D. Heaton and Anne-Marie Lewis
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Chronicles the life of the undisciplined Luftwaffe officer whose skills as an air pilot bloomed while under the tutelage of Eduard Neumann, looking at how he was able to both reject Nazi ideology and become Germany's greatest fighter pilot
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Heaton, Colin D
Dewey number
  • 940.54/4943092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
  • D787
  • D787
LC item number
  • .H3218 2012
  • .H3218 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Lewis, Anne-Marie
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Marseille, Hans-Joachim
  • Germany
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Fighter pilots
Label
The Star of Africa : the story of Hans Marseille, the rogue Luftwaffe ace who dominated the WWII skies, Colin D. Heaton and Anne-Marie Lewis
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 213-214) and index
Contents
Forewords by Col. Walter J. Boyne and Albert H. Wunsch III -- Unlikely Beginnings -- Marseille the Man -- North Africa and Glory -- Learning the Ropes -- Maturation and Success -- A Killing Winter -- The Knight's Cross -- A Growing Threat -- Back in the Sky -- A Star Falls -- Epilogue -- Tables
Control code
sky250967917
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
224 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780760343937
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2012030523
Other control number
752748343931
Publisher number
200332
Label
The Star of Africa : the story of Hans Marseille, the rogue Luftwaffe ace who dominated the WWII skies, Colin D. Heaton and Anne-Marie Lewis
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 213-214) and index
Contents
Forewords by Col. Walter J. Boyne and Albert H. Wunsch III -- Unlikely Beginnings -- Marseille the Man -- North Africa and Glory -- Learning the Ropes -- Maturation and Success -- A Killing Winter -- The Knight's Cross -- A Growing Threat -- Back in the Sky -- A Star Falls -- Epilogue -- Tables
Control code
sky250967917
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
224 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780760343937
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2012030523
Other control number
752748343931
Publisher number
200332

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