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The Resource Operation Chowhound : the most risky, most glorious US bomber mission of WWII, Stephen Dando-Collins

Operation Chowhound : the most risky, most glorious US bomber mission of WWII, Stephen Dando-Collins

Label
Operation Chowhound : the most risky, most glorious US bomber mission of WWII
Title
Operation Chowhound
Title remainder
the most risky, most glorious US bomber mission of WWII
Statement of responsibility
Stephen Dando-Collins
Title variation
Most risky, most glorious United States bomber mission of World War II
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Dando-Collins, Stephen
Dewey number
940.53/1
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
D802.N4
LC item number
D36 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Food relief, American
  • Survival and emergency rations
  • United States
  • B-17 bomber
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Netherlands
  • United States
  • World War (1939-1945)
  • B-17 bomber
  • Economic history
  • Food relief, American
  • Food supply
  • Military operations, Aerial
  • Survival and emergency rations
  • Netherlands
Label
Operation Chowhound : the most risky, most glorious US bomber mission of WWII, Stephen Dando-Collins
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Navigator Ellis B. Scripture's prayer -- Hitler's secret agent -- The suspect prince in the world of James Bond -- The bridge too far : the failure to liberate Holland -- The Germans go on the offensive -- Surviving the hunger winter -- An offer from Nazi Governor Seyss-Inquart -- President "Dutch" Roosevelt's promise -- "Beetle" Bedell Smith's plan -- Farley Mowat goes behind German lines -- The Achterveld Agreement -- The first nervous test flight -- Ike's hatchet man tells the Nazi Governor straight -- The US 8th Air Force prepares for Chowhound -- May 1, 1945 : B-17s over Holland at 400 feet -- Germans open fire on Chowhound bombers -- Audrey Hepburn's birthday present : the liberation of Holland -- Grif Mumford's special air delivery to a Dutch sister -- Bombardier Braidic's fateful decision -- The end : for Seyss-Inquart and the War -- The aftermath -- The best thing we ever did in the War
Control code
ocn881437069
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xiv, 248 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781137279637
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2014028702
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)881437069
Label
Operation Chowhound : the most risky, most glorious US bomber mission of WWII, Stephen Dando-Collins
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Navigator Ellis B. Scripture's prayer -- Hitler's secret agent -- The suspect prince in the world of James Bond -- The bridge too far : the failure to liberate Holland -- The Germans go on the offensive -- Surviving the hunger winter -- An offer from Nazi Governor Seyss-Inquart -- President "Dutch" Roosevelt's promise -- "Beetle" Bedell Smith's plan -- Farley Mowat goes behind German lines -- The Achterveld Agreement -- The first nervous test flight -- Ike's hatchet man tells the Nazi Governor straight -- The US 8th Air Force prepares for Chowhound -- May 1, 1945 : B-17s over Holland at 400 feet -- Germans open fire on Chowhound bombers -- Audrey Hepburn's birthday present : the liberation of Holland -- Grif Mumford's special air delivery to a Dutch sister -- Bombardier Braidic's fateful decision -- The end : for Seyss-Inquart and the War -- The aftermath -- The best thing we ever did in the War
Control code
ocn881437069
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xiv, 248 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781137279637
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2014028702
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)881437069

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