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The Resource With wings like eagles : a history of the Battle of Britain, Michael Korda

With wings like eagles : a history of the Battle of Britain, Michael Korda

Label
With wings like eagles : a history of the Battle of Britain
Title
With wings like eagles
Title remainder
a history of the Battle of Britain
Statement of responsibility
Michael Korda
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
213991
Cataloging source
DV1
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1933-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Korda, Michael
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Great Britain
  • Britain, Battle of, Great Britain, 1940
  • World War, 1939-1945
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
an American hero
Label
With wings like eagles : a history of the Battle of Britain, Michael Korda
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [303]-310)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"The bomber will always get through" -- "To England, all eyes were turned. All that has gone now. Nothing has been done in 'the years that the locust hath eaten.'" -- "I can't understand why Chicago gangsters can have bulletproof glass in their cars, and I can't get it in my Spitfires!" -- "The other side of the hill" -- The first act: Dunkirk and the Dowding letter -- Round 1: "Der Kanalkampf" -- Round 2: Sparring -- Adlerangriff, August 1940 -- The hardest days: Aug 16 thru Sep 15 -- The turning point
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
322 pages, 24 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780061125355
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2008009293
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps (some color)
System control number
  • ocn212893654
  • LBr
Label
With wings like eagles : a history of the Battle of Britain, Michael Korda
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [303]-310)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"The bomber will always get through" -- "To England, all eyes were turned. All that has gone now. Nothing has been done in 'the years that the locust hath eaten.'" -- "I can't understand why Chicago gangsters can have bulletproof glass in their cars, and I can't get it in my Spitfires!" -- "The other side of the hill" -- The first act: Dunkirk and the Dowding letter -- Round 1: "Der Kanalkampf" -- Round 2: Sparring -- Adlerangriff, August 1940 -- The hardest days: Aug 16 thru Sep 15 -- The turning point
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
322 pages, 24 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780061125355
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2008009293
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps (some color)
System control number
  • ocn212893654
  • LBr

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