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Deliver us from darkness : the untold story of Third Battalion 506 Parachute Infantry Regiment during Market Garden

Author: Ian Gardner
Publisher: Oxford : Osprey, 2012.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Using more than 70 extended interviews with veterans and civilians, Gardner explains how on September 17, 1944, the 101st Airborne Division parachuted into Holland as part of Operation Market Garden  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
History
Personal narratives
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Ian Gardner
ISBN: 1299598668 9781299598669 9781780963983 178096398X
OCLC Number: 843340645
Description: 1 online resource (279 pages, [64] pages of plates) : illustrations, maps, portraits
Contents: Foreword by Mario "Hank" DiCarlo /Preface /Acknowledgments /Introduction /1. "Tell everyone I said hello": Rebuilding the Battalion - August 1944 /2. "Circle of fire": The German invasion and occupation of the Netherlands - May 1940 - September 1944 /3. "All leave cancelled": Prepare for action - September 14, 1944 /4. "A parade ground jump": September 17, 1944 /5. "Road to Eindhoven": September 17-18, 1944 /6. "A city in chains": The liberation of Eindhoven /7. "The burning sky": The bombing of Eindhoven - September 19, 1944 /8. "No time to bleed": Hell's Highway - September 21-October 1, 1944 /9. "Life and death on the island": Surviving the nightmare /10. "Quiet as a church": Opheusden - October 5-7, 1944 /11. "Welcome to the meat grinder": The battle of the island - October 1944 /12. "Operation Pegasus I": The rescue of the British Paras - October 22, 1944 /13. "Our work is nearly done": Driel - October 26-November 27, 1944 /14. "Club Mocambo": Camp Chalons, Mourmelon, France - November 20-December 20, 1944 /Epilogue /Bibliography /Index
Responsibility: Ian Gardner ; foreword by Mario Dicarlo.

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A powerful survey indeed. "James A. Cox, The Midwest Book Review (August 2012)"" "A powerful survey indeed." --James A. Cox, The Midwest Book Review (August 2012) "A powerful survey indeed."--James Read more...

 
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