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The Resource When eagles dared : the filmgoers' history of World War II, Howard Hughes

When eagles dared : the filmgoers' history of World War II, Howard Hughes

Label
When eagles dared : the filmgoers' history of World War II
Title
When eagles dared
Title remainder
the filmgoers' history of World War II
Statement of responsibility
Howard Hughes
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A guide to dozens of classic movies that have depicted World War II events compares cinematic portrayals to actual history and features rare posters and stills. By the author of Aim for the Heart
Cataloging source
NLE
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1971-
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Hughes, Howard
Dewey number
791.436584053
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • facsimiles
Index
index present
LC call number
  • D743.23
  • D743.23
LC item number
  • .H84 2012
  • .H84 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Motion picture actors and actresses
  • Battles
  • Campaigns of World War II
Label
When eagles dared : the filmgoers' history of World War II, Howard Hughes
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographic reference (p. [261]-263) and indexes
Contents
War and remembrance -- Before the Blitzkrieg -- The fall of France (1940) -- The war in the skies (1940-45) -- The war at sea (1940-45) -- The Pacific war (1941-42) -- The submarine war (1940-45) -- The war in the Med (1940-45) -- The desert war (1940-43) -- War behind the wire (1940-45) -- The war in the far east (1941-45) -- The eastern front (1941-45) -- The battle for Italy (1943-45) -- Special ops in Europe (1940-44) -- Special ops in Europe II (1944-45) -- Operation overlord: the D-Day landings -- The battle for France (1944) -- Operation market garden (1944) -- The Pacific war II (1942-45) -- The Ardennes offensive (1944-45) -- The end of days
Control code
sky246556327
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xiii, 289 p.
Isbn
9781848856509
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill., facsims., ports.
Label
When eagles dared : the filmgoers' history of World War II, Howard Hughes
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographic reference (p. [261]-263) and indexes
Contents
War and remembrance -- Before the Blitzkrieg -- The fall of France (1940) -- The war in the skies (1940-45) -- The war at sea (1940-45) -- The Pacific war (1941-42) -- The submarine war (1940-45) -- The war in the Med (1940-45) -- The desert war (1940-43) -- War behind the wire (1940-45) -- The war in the far east (1941-45) -- The eastern front (1941-45) -- The battle for Italy (1943-45) -- Special ops in Europe (1940-44) -- Special ops in Europe II (1944-45) -- Operation overlord: the D-Day landings -- The battle for France (1944) -- Operation market garden (1944) -- The Pacific war II (1942-45) -- The Ardennes offensive (1944-45) -- The end of days
Control code
sky246556327
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xiii, 289 p.
Isbn
9781848856509
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill., facsims., ports.

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