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Did Singapore have to fall? : Churchill and the impregnable fortress

Author: Karl Hack; Kevin Blackburn
Publisher: London : RoutledgeCurzon, 2004.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book provides a sophisticated summary of up-to-date knowledge on the Fall of Singapore, including the critical tensions between Churchill and local commanders.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
History
Military history
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Hack, Karl.
Did Singapore have to fall?.
London : RoutledgeCurzon, 2004
(DLC) 2003009876
Named Person: Winston Churchill, Sir; Winston Churchill
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Karl Hack; Kevin Blackburn
ISBN: 0203404408 9780203404409 9786610239672 6610239673 9780415308038 0415308038
OCLC Number: 252735581
Description: 1 online resource (xxiii, 300 pages) : illustrations
Contents: Book Cover; Half-Title; Title; Copyright; Contents; Plates; Figures; Maps; Preface; Abbreviations; Battle Chronology; 1 Introduction; 2 Singapore in 1941; 3 The Fatal Decisions; 4 The Campaign; 5 The Guns of Singapore; 6 After the Battle; 7 Conclusion; Appendix A: British Forces in December 1941, and Reinforcements; Appendix B: Japanese Forces in December 1941; Appendix C: Organisation and Disposition of Malaya Command, 7 December 1941; Appendix D: Aircraft in the Far East and Their Disposition, 7 December 1941; Appendix E: War Diaries; Appendix F: Gun Statistics. Appendix G: The Fire CommandsGlossary; Notes; Bibliography; Index.
Responsibility: Karl Hack and Kevin Blackburn.
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This book provides a sophisticated summary of up-to-date knowledge on the Fall of Singapore, including the critical tensions between Churchill and local commanders.

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