skip to content
The Imperial War Museum book of the Desert War Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The Imperial War Museum book of the Desert War

Author: Adrian Gilbert; Imperial War Museum (Great Britain)
Publisher: London : Sidgwick & Jackson, 1992.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:

The extracts from memoirs, diaries, letters and interviews reflect the experience of the campaign, from the noise and smoke of battle and the vagaries of desert life to leave spent in Cairo and  Read more...

Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Imperial War Museum book of the Desert War.
London : Sidgwick & Jackson, 1992
(OCoLC)645863673
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Adrian Gilbert; Imperial War Museum (Great Britain)
ISBN: 0283061294 9780283061295
OCLC Number: 27711989
Notes: Includes indexes.
Description: xv, 208 pages, [16] pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 26 cm
Contents: The opening rounds --
The Eighth Army attacks --
Coastal operations --
Defeat in the desert --
War in the air --
Desert victory.
Responsibility: [edited by] Adrian Gilbert.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/27711989> # The Imperial War Museum book of the Desert War
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
   library:oclcnum "27711989" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/enk> ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/London> ; # London
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/375338372#Thing/world_war_2> ; # World War 2
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/375338372#Topic/afrikafeldzug_1940_1943> ; # Afrikafeldzug (1940-1943)
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1710190> ; # Military campaigns
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85148301> ; # World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--Africa, North
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/375338372#Thing/libya> ; # Libya
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/375338372#Event/1939_1945> ; # 1939-1945
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1180924> ; # World War (1939-1945)
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/940.54/a12/> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/375338372#Thing/egypt> ; # Egypt
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/375338372#Place/grossbritannien> ; # Großbritannien.
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1239515> ; # Africa, North.
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/122881932> ; # Imperial War Museum (Great Britain)
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/24735124> ; # Adrian Gilbert
   schema:datePublished "1992" ;
   schema:description "The opening rounds -- The Eighth Army attacks -- Coastal operations -- Defeat in the desert -- War in the air -- Desert victory."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/375338372> ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/645863673> ;
   schema:name "The Imperial War Museum book of the Desert War"@en ;
   schema:productID "27711989" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/27711989#PublicationEvent/london_sidgwick_&_jackson_1992> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/375338372#Agent/sidgwick_&_jackson> ; # Sidgwick & Jackson
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780283061295> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/27711989> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/London> # London
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "London" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/375338372#Agent/sidgwick_&_jackson> # Sidgwick & Jackson
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "Sidgwick & Jackson" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/375338372#Place/grossbritannien> # Großbritannien.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "Großbritannien." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/375338372#Topic/afrikafeldzug_1940_1943> # Afrikafeldzug (1940-1943)
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Afrikafeldzug (1940-1943)"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85148301> # World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--Africa, North
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--Africa, North"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1180924> # World War (1939-1945)
    a bgn:Meeting, schema:Event ;
   schema:name "World War (1939-1945)" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1239515> # Africa, North.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "Africa, North." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1710190> # Military campaigns
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Military campaigns"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/122881932> # Imperial War Museum (Great Britain)
    a schema:Organization ;
   schema:name "Imperial War Museum (Great Britain)" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/24735124> # Adrian Gilbert
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Gilbert" ;
   schema:givenName "Adrian" ;
   schema:name "Adrian Gilbert" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780283061295>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0283061294" ;
   schema:isbn "9780283061295" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/645863673>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
   rdfs:label "Imperial War Museum book of the Desert War." ;
   schema:description "Online version:" ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/27711989> ; # The Imperial War Museum book of the Desert War
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.