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Dieppe : Canada's darkest day of World War II

Author: Hugh Brewster
Publisher: Toronto : Scholastic Canada, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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For over 60 years, Dieppe has haunted Canadians. Defenders of the raid claim the Allies learned valuable lessons from it that helped lead to victory over Hitler. Others feel that the Canadians were needlessly sacrificed. Here, in words and pictures, is the story of one of the most fateful days in Canada's history, told by the men who were there and illustrated with their personal photos, diaries and memorabilia.
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Genre/Form: History
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Ouvrages pour la jeunesse
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Hugh Brewster
ISBN: 9780545994200 9780545994217 0545994209 0545994217
OCLC Number: 228667443
Description: 48 pages : illustrations, portraits, maps ; 24 x 28 cm
Responsibility: Hugh Brewster.

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For over 60 years, Dieppe has haunted Canadians. Defenders of the raid claim the Allies learned valuable lessons from it that helped lead to victory over Hitler. Others feel that the Canadians were needlessly sacrificed. Here, in words and pictures, is the story of one of the most fateful days in Canada's history, told by the men who were there and illustrated with their personal photos, diaries and memorabilia.

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