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The Resource Operation Jedburgh : D-Day and America's first shadow war, Colin Beavan

Operation Jedburgh : D-Day and America's first shadow war, Colin Beavan

Label
Operation Jedburgh : D-Day and America's first shadow war
Title
Operation Jedburgh
Title remainder
D-Day and America's first shadow war
Statement of responsibility
Colin Beavan
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Beavan, Colin
Dewey number
940.54/86730944
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
no index present
LC call number
D802.F8
LC item number
B28 2006
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jedburgh (Program)
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
Label
Operation Jedburgh : D-Day and America's first shadow war, Colin Beavan
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [365]-382) and index
Contents
Part I. Dangerous beginnings -- Shadow war setback -- Resistance? Whar resistance? -- A spark of rebellion -- Uncle Sam joins in -- Part II. The call for hazardous duty -- A slim chance -- Anyone here speak French? -- We just want to fight -- Shrinks with notepads -- Part III. Making agents -- Killing lessons -- Give her a ring and say good-bye -- Happy New Year! -- Close to mutiny -- Eisenhower's plan -- Some shit -- In case of death -- Part IV. Initial targets -- Suicide pills -- Forget about vengeance -- Boys vs. Panzers -- "Alles kaputt" -- Blowing trains to bits -- Back in action -- Napoleon's hat -- Part V. Preparing the fighters -- Manna of weapons -- What would dad think? -- Insubordination -- The breakout approaches -- "In grave danger" -- Part VI. France explodes -- Cobra strike -- "A message of the highest importance" -- Flying body parts -- Arrested -- Jeds rain down -- Leaving a man to die -- Part VII. Stopping the German escape -- Southern uprising -- Withdrawal -- Like shooting quail -- "Purification" -- Surrender -- Epilogue -- Appendix: The Jedburgh teams and their members
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxviii, 401 p., [32] p. of plates
Isbn
9780670037629
Lccn
2005057467
Other physical details
ill., ports.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm62290671
  • (OCoLC)62290671
  • 945777
Label
Operation Jedburgh : D-Day and America's first shadow war, Colin Beavan
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [365]-382) and index
Contents
Part I. Dangerous beginnings -- Shadow war setback -- Resistance? Whar resistance? -- A spark of rebellion -- Uncle Sam joins in -- Part II. The call for hazardous duty -- A slim chance -- Anyone here speak French? -- We just want to fight -- Shrinks with notepads -- Part III. Making agents -- Killing lessons -- Give her a ring and say good-bye -- Happy New Year! -- Close to mutiny -- Eisenhower's plan -- Some shit -- In case of death -- Part IV. Initial targets -- Suicide pills -- Forget about vengeance -- Boys vs. Panzers -- "Alles kaputt" -- Blowing trains to bits -- Back in action -- Napoleon's hat -- Part V. Preparing the fighters -- Manna of weapons -- What would dad think? -- Insubordination -- The breakout approaches -- "In grave danger" -- Part VI. France explodes -- Cobra strike -- "A message of the highest importance" -- Flying body parts -- Arrested -- Jeds rain down -- Leaving a man to die -- Part VII. Stopping the German escape -- Southern uprising -- Withdrawal -- Like shooting quail -- "Purification" -- Surrender -- Epilogue -- Appendix: The Jedburgh teams and their members
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxviii, 401 p., [32] p. of plates
Isbn
9780670037629
Lccn
2005057467
Other physical details
ill., ports.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm62290671
  • (OCoLC)62290671
  • 945777

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