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The Resource The bombers and the bombed : Allied air war over Europe, 1940-1945, Richard Overy

The bombers and the bombed : Allied air war over Europe, 1940-1945, Richard Overy

Label
The bombers and the bombed : Allied air war over Europe, 1940-1945
Title
The bombers and the bombed
Title remainder
Allied air war over Europe, 1940-1945
Statement of responsibility
Richard Overy
Title variation
Allied air war over Europe, 1940-1945
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A history of the Allied bombing campaigns of World War II questions the morality of British and American attacks on occupied European cities while offering insight into the course of the civilian front line of the Allied air war as it was shaped by political strategies
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Overy, R. J
Dewey number
940.54/4
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
  • D785
  • D785
LC item number
  • .O92 2014
  • .O92 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Civil defense
  • Bombing, Aerial
  • Bombing, Aerial
  • Bombing, Aerial
  • Bombing, Aerial
  • Public opinion
  • World War, 1939-1945
Label
The bombers and the bombed : Allied air war over Europe, 1940-1945, Richard Overy
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Prologue : bombing Bulgaria -- The sorcerer's apprentice : Bomber Command 1939-42 -- The Casablanca Offensive : the Allies over Germany 1943-44 -- The "Battle of Germany", 1944-45 -- The logic of total war : German society under the bombs -- Italy : the war of bombs and words -- Bombing friends, bombing enemies : Germany's new order -- Epilogue : lessons learned and not learned : bombing into the post-war world
Control code
sky258604249
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xxviii, 562 p., [16] pages of plates
Isbn
9780670025152
Isbn Type
(hc.)
Lccn
2013018405
Other physical details
ill., maps
Label
The bombers and the bombed : Allied air war over Europe, 1940-1945, Richard Overy
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Prologue : bombing Bulgaria -- The sorcerer's apprentice : Bomber Command 1939-42 -- The Casablanca Offensive : the Allies over Germany 1943-44 -- The "Battle of Germany", 1944-45 -- The logic of total war : German society under the bombs -- Italy : the war of bombs and words -- Bombing friends, bombing enemies : Germany's new order -- Epilogue : lessons learned and not learned : bombing into the post-war world
Control code
sky258604249
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xxviii, 562 p., [16] pages of plates
Isbn
9780670025152
Isbn Type
(hc.)
Lccn
2013018405
Other physical details
ill., maps

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