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Young, Desmond

Overview
Works: 46 works in 343 publications in 17 languages and 4,336 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Drama  War films  Biographical films  Film adaptations  History  Motion pictures  Military history 
Roles: Author, Actor, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: U55.R6, 940.54230924
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Most widely held works about Desmond Young
 
Most widely held works by Desmond Young
Rommel, the desert fox by Desmond Young( Book )

37 editions published between 1950 and 1987 in 5 languages and held by 2,095 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Brigadier Desmond Young] served with distinction in two world wars. He was wounded in the first liquid-fire attack at Ypres in 1915, winning a Military Cross. He was a battalion commander before he was twenty-five. In World War II, he served in Abyssinia, Syria and the western desert. He was twice capture and twice escaped. Between the wars he ran a salvage company and then became a journalist in South Africa and India. -- Taken from dust jacket
Rommel by Desmond Young( Book )

168 editions published between 1950 and 2013 in 13 languages and held by 761 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bayerlein; Gazala; Halfaya; Kasserine; Medenine; Operation BATTLEAXE, Crusader; Sidi Barrani; Sidi Rezegh; Tobruk; Wadi Akarit; Beck, L.; Burgdorf; Auchinleck; General Alexander; Aldinger; Afrikakorps; Alam Halfa; Cambrai; El Alamein; Enfidaville; Frankrig, 1940; Hitler; Himmler; General Maisel; von Kluge; Kesselring; Jodl; Freyberg; Gestapo; Goering; Goerdeler; Goebbels; General Cunningham; Dietrich, Sepp; Ægypten; Eisenhower; Ciano; Cavallero; Lang, H.; General Halder; General Ritchie; Krigsfanger; Nordafrika; Mussolini; Montgomery; Ørkenkrigsførelse; Forsyninger; von Rundstedt; von Seeckt; Speidel, Hans; von Stüpnagel, H.; Strolin; Wavell; Ruge; von Ravenstein;Attentatet på Hitler 20 juli 1944; Benghazi
The Desert Fox : the story of Rommel by Henry Hathaway( Visual )

9 editions published between 1951 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 453 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sympathetic study of Field Marshal Erwin Rommel, a man admired by both those who followed him and those who faced him. In the early 1940s, Rommel's juggernaut Afrika Korps dominated North Africa. But as the tide turned and he came to the painful realisation that his Führer was destroying Germany, his ingrained sense of duty pushed him into a conspiracy against Hitler
Fountain of the elephants by Desmond Young( Book )

15 editions published in 1959 in English and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biography of Benoit de Boigne, born Benoit Le Borgne, an 18th century Savoyard soldier of fortune, who rose to wealth and power in the bloody conflicts among Indian princes
Member for Mexico : biography of Weetman Pearson, first Viscount Cowdray by Desmond Young( Book )

12 editions published in 1966 in English and Undetermined and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rutland of Jutland by Desmond Young( Book )

8 editions published between 1962 and 1963 in English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beretter om luftoperationer under 1. verdenskrig, herunder skibsbaserede flytyper
The man in the helmet by Desmond Young( Book )

7 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ship ashore; adventures in salvage by Desmond Young( Book )

5 editions published between 1932 and 1933 in English and Undetermined and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rommel, der Wüstenfuchs by Desmond Young( Book )

10 editions published between 1951 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Try anything twice by Desmond Young( Book )

8 editions published in 1963 in English and Undetermined and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rommel : d. Wüstenfuchs by Desmond Young( Book )

1 edition published in 1985 in German and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The desert fox the story of Rommel( Visual )

4 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rommel : el zorro del desierto( Visual )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in Spanish and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Julio de 1944. Erwin Rommel, comandante jefe de la Armada alemana, planea un atentado contra Hitler. Tras el fracaso, para salvar a su familia y su honor, prefiere suicidarse antes que ser acusado de alta traición
Rommel by Desmond Young( Book )

4 editions published between 1950 and 1964 in Italian and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rommel : El Zorro del Desierto by Desmond Young( Book )

4 editions published between 1967 and 1979 in Spanish and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le renard du désert by Henry Hathaway( Visual )

3 editions published in 2003 in French and Multiple languages and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rommel by Desmond Young( Book )

1 edition published in 1952 in Spanish and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rommel by Desmond Young( Book )

1 edition published in 1972 in Spanish and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rommel, etc by Desmond Young( Book )

3 editions published between 1957 and 1965 in English and Undetermined and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

All the best years by Desmond Young( Book )

2 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Rommel, the desert fox
Alternative Names
Desmond Young British army officer

Yougs, Desmonds

Young Desmond brigadier

يونج، دزموند

ヤング, デズモンド

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