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The Resource Combat jump : the young men who led the assault into Fortress Europe, July 1943, Ed Ruggero

Combat jump : the young men who led the assault into Fortress Europe, July 1943, Ed Ruggero

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Combat jump : the young men who led the assault into Fortress Europe, July 1943
Title
Combat jump
Title remainder
the young men who led the assault into Fortress Europe, July 1943
Statement of responsibility
Ed Ruggero
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Follows the paratrooper invasion of Sicily in 1943 that set the groundwork for the Fortress Europe attack, citing the challenges that were presented to Dwight Eisenhower's troops and the consequences had they failed
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ruggero, Ed
Dewey number
940.54/2158
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
D763.I82
LC item number
S448 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • United States
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Airborne operations (Military science)
Label
Combat jump : the young men who led the assault into Fortress Europe, July 1943, Ed Ruggero
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [369]-371) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 46
  • 4
  • The All-Americans
  • 71
  • 5
  • Two Steps Back
  • 93
  • 6
  • The Hour Upon Them
  • 109
  • 1
  • 7
  • Dove Palermo? Dove Siracusa?
  • 127
  • 8
  • Small Battles
  • 145
  • 9
  • Wrong Place, Right Fight
  • 174
  • 10
  • In Theory
  • The Road to Gela
  • 188
  • 11
  • Landings
  • 211
  • 12
  • Mission First
  • 243
  • 13
  • Seventy-Two Hours
  • 7
  • 258
  • 14
  • A New Mission
  • 280
  • 15
  • Desperate Hours
  • 305
  • 16
  • "It was a Good Fight"
  • 330
  • 2
  • From Every Corner of the Land
  • 30
  • 3
  • The Oh-Five
Control code
51978036
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
viii, 388 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780060088750
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
2003047819
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
Label
Combat jump : the young men who led the assault into Fortress Europe, July 1943, Ed Ruggero
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [369]-371) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 46
  • 4
  • The All-Americans
  • 71
  • 5
  • Two Steps Back
  • 93
  • 6
  • The Hour Upon Them
  • 109
  • 1
  • 7
  • Dove Palermo? Dove Siracusa?
  • 127
  • 8
  • Small Battles
  • 145
  • 9
  • Wrong Place, Right Fight
  • 174
  • 10
  • In Theory
  • The Road to Gela
  • 188
  • 11
  • Landings
  • 211
  • 12
  • Mission First
  • 243
  • 13
  • Seventy-Two Hours
  • 7
  • 258
  • 14
  • A New Mission
  • 280
  • 15
  • Desperate Hours
  • 305
  • 16
  • "It was a Good Fight"
  • 330
  • 2
  • From Every Corner of the Land
  • 30
  • 3
  • The Oh-Five
Control code
51978036
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
viii, 388 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780060088750
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
2003047819
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map

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