The Resource The Spearheaders : a Personal History of Darby''s Rangers

The Spearheaders : a Personal History of Darby''s Rangers

Label
The Spearheaders : a Personal History of Darby''s Rangers
Title
The Spearheaders
Title remainder
a Personal History of Darby''s Rangers
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The outlook for a victory of the Allied Powers was dim in the spring of 1942. Britain was being unmercifully bombed and threatened with invasion. Rommel''s forces were rampaging across North Africa toward Alexandria. Only two American divisions had arrived in the European theatre. Stationed in Ireland, they were green, untested troops, their combat deployment a matter of speculation even to the high command. It was then that General Lucien K. Truscott conceived the plan of organizing an American commando unit to be known as the ""Rangers, "" a name made famous in American history. ""On every fr
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
940.541273
Index
no index present
LC call number
D769.31 1st
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Label
The Spearheaders : a Personal History of Darby''s Rangers
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Chapter 38Chapter 39; Chapter 40; Chapter 41; Part 2: "And the Rangers Will Lead the Way. . . ."; Chapter 42; Chapter 43; Chapter 44; Chapter 45; Chapter 46; Chapter 47; Chapter 48; Chapter 49; Chapter 50; Chapter 51
Control code
ocn892239409
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (444 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780870210891
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
207cd238-9fcc-4d73-a860-39bb63ac185a
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not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b30727054
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)892239409
  • pebc0870210890

Library Locations

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