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The Resource The mantle of command : FDR at war, 1941-1942, Nigel Hamilton

The mantle of command : FDR at war, 1941-1942, Nigel Hamilton

Label
The mantle of command : FDR at war, 1941-1942
Title
The mantle of command
Title remainder
FDR at war, 1941-1942
Statement of responsibility
Nigel Hamilton
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hamilton, Nigel
Dewey number
940.54/1273
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
D753
LC item number
.H25 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Roosevelt, Franklin D.
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Command of troops
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Great Britain
  • United States
Label
The mantle of command : FDR at war, 1941-1942, Nigel Hamilton
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Placentia Bay. Before the storm -- Pearl Harbor. The U.S. is attacked! ; Hitler's gamble -- Churchill in the White House. The victory plan ; Supreme command ; The President's Map Room -- Trouble with MacArthur. The fighting general -- End of an empire. Singapore ; The mockery of the world ; The battleground for civilization -- India. No hand on the wheel ; Lessons from the Pacific ; Churchill threatens to resign ; The worst case of jitters -- Midway. Doolittle's Raid ; The Battle of Midway -- Tobruk. Churchill's second coming ; The Fall of Tobruk ; No second Dunquerque ; Avoiding utter catastrophe -- Japan first. Citizen warriors ; A staggering crisis ; A rough day -- The mutiny. Stimson's bet ; A definite decision ; A failed mutiny -- Reaction in Moscow. Stalin's prayer -- An industrial miracle. A trip across America ; The President's loyal lieutenant -- The tragedy of Dieppe. A Canadian bloodbath -- The torch is lit. Something in West Africa ; Alamein ; First light ; The greatest sensation ; Armistice Day
Control code
ocn854944611
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiv, 514 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780544227842
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2013045586
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)854944611
Label
The mantle of command : FDR at war, 1941-1942, Nigel Hamilton
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Placentia Bay. Before the storm -- Pearl Harbor. The U.S. is attacked! ; Hitler's gamble -- Churchill in the White House. The victory plan ; Supreme command ; The President's Map Room -- Trouble with MacArthur. The fighting general -- End of an empire. Singapore ; The mockery of the world ; The battleground for civilization -- India. No hand on the wheel ; Lessons from the Pacific ; Churchill threatens to resign ; The worst case of jitters -- Midway. Doolittle's Raid ; The Battle of Midway -- Tobruk. Churchill's second coming ; The Fall of Tobruk ; No second Dunquerque ; Avoiding utter catastrophe -- Japan first. Citizen warriors ; A staggering crisis ; A rough day -- The mutiny. Stimson's bet ; A definite decision ; A failed mutiny -- Reaction in Moscow. Stalin's prayer -- An industrial miracle. A trip across America ; The President's loyal lieutenant -- The tragedy of Dieppe. A Canadian bloodbath -- The torch is lit. Something in West Africa ; Alamein ; First light ; The greatest sensation ; Armistice Day
Control code
ocn854944611
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiv, 514 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780544227842
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2013045586
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)854944611

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