skip to content
The invasion of France and Germany, 1944-1945 : by Samuel Eliot Morison. Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The invasion of France and Germany, 1944-1945 : by Samuel Eliot Morison.

Author: Samuel Eliot Morison
Publisher: Boston : Little, Brown and Co., 1957.
Series: History of United States naval operations in World War II, v. 11.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
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

Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Samuel Eliot Morison
OCLC Number: 7320755
Notes: Appendix I. The Western Naval Task Force in the invasion of Normandy. - Appendix II. Naval forces engaged in Operation Dragoon. - Appendix III. Number of lend-lease naval vessels and craft built for the Royal Navy in the United States during World War II.
Includes index.
An Atlantic Monthly Press Book.
Description: xxviii, 360 pages : illustrations, charts, maps (1 folded) portraits ; 23 cm.
Contents: The invasion of France and Germany, 1944-1945 --
Normandy (Operation NEPTUNE-OVERLORD) --
Grand strategy and high politics, 1941-1943 --
Plans and preparations, March 1943-May 1944 --
Germans plan to meet the invasion, 1942-1944 --
Coiling the spring, January 1942-May 1944 --
Crossing the Channel, 3-6 June 1944 --
Utah Beach, 6 June 1944 --
Approach to Omaha, 6 June 1944 --
Landings at Omaha, 6 June 1944 --
Supporting the American beachhead, 7-18 June 1944 --
Counterattacks by air, sea, and weather, 8-22 June 1944 --
The British sector, 6 June-8 September 1944 --
Cherbourg, June-September 1944 --
Southern France (Operation DRAGOON) --
High-level wrangling, October 1943-August 1944 --
Planning and training, January-August 1944 --
Night landings in Provence, 14-15 August 1944 --
The main landings, 15-17 August 1944 --
Objectives won, 16 August-15 September 1944 --
The Navy's part in the final campaigns, August 1944-May 1945 --
The French out-ports, September 1944-May 1945 --
Mop-up in the Mediterranean, September 1944-April 1945 --
Plunging into Germany, October 1944-May 1945. Appendix I. The Western Naval Task Force in the invasion of Normandy. --
Appendix II. Naval forces engaged in Operation Dragoon. --
Appendix III. Number of lend-lease naval vessels and craft built for the Royal Navy in the United States during World War II.
Series Title: History of United States naval operations in World War II, v. 11.
Responsibility: With illustrations.

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/7320755> # The invasion of France and Germany, 1944-1945 : by Samuel Eliot Morison.
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
   library:oclcnum "7320755" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/mau> ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/Boston> ; # Boston
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85148319> ; # World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--France--Normandy
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85095003> ; # Operation Neptune
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1210709> ; # France--Normandy
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/940.545/> ;
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85095004> ; # Operation Overlord
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1710245> ; # Military operations, Naval--American
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85148452> ; # World War, 1939-1945--Naval operations, American
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85148318> ; # World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--France
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1807698954#Topic/operation_dragoon> ; # Operation Dragoon
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1046345> ; # Operation Overlord
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1180924> ; # World War (1939-1945)
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85148279> ; # World War, 1939-1945--Amphibious operations
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1210272> ; # Germany
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh92002012> ; # World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--Germany
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1046343> ; # Operation Neptune
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1807698954#Organization/united_states_navy> ; # United States. Navy
   schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/262543017> ; # United States. Navy
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204289> ; # France
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1710190> ; # Military campaigns
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:creator <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1807698954#Person/morison_samuel_eliot_1887_1976> ; # Samuel Eliot Morison
   schema:datePublished "1957" ;
   schema:description "The invasion of France and Germany, 1944-1945 -- Normandy (Operation NEPTUNE-OVERLORD) -- Grand strategy and high politics, 1941-1943 -- Plans and preparations, March 1943-May 1944 -- Germans plan to meet the invasion, 1942-1944 -- Coiling the spring, January 1942-May 1944 -- Crossing the Channel, 3-6 June 1944 -- Utah Beach, 6 June 1944 -- Approach to Omaha, 6 June 1944 -- Landings at Omaha, 6 June 1944 -- Supporting the American beachhead, 7-18 June 1944 -- Counterattacks by air, sea, and weather, 8-22 June 1944 -- The British sector, 6 June-8 September 1944 -- Cherbourg, June-September 1944 -- Southern France (Operation DRAGOON) -- High-level wrangling, October 1943-August 1944 -- Planning and training, January-August 1944 -- Night landings in Provence, 14-15 August 1944 -- The main landings, 15-17 August 1944 -- Objectives won, 16 August-15 September 1944 -- The Navy's part in the final campaigns, August 1944-May 1945 -- The French out-ports, September 1944-May 1945 -- Mop-up in the Mediterranean, September 1944-April 1945 -- Plunging into Germany, October 1944-May 1945. Appendix I. The Western Naval Task Force in the invasion of Normandy. -- Appendix II. Naval forces engaged in Operation Dragoon. -- Appendix III. Number of lend-lease naval vessels and craft built for the Royal Navy in the United States during World War II."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/1807698954> ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1807698954#Series/history_of_united_states_naval_operations_in_world_war_ii> ; # History of United States naval operations in World War II ;
   schema:name "The invasion of France and Germany, 1944-1945 : by Samuel Eliot Morison."@en ;
   schema:productID "7320755" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/7320755#PublicationEvent/boston_little_brown_and_co_1957> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1807698954#Agent/little_brown_and_co> ; # Little, Brown and Co.
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/7320755> ;
    .


Related Entities

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

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1807698954#Agent/little_brown_and_co> # Little, Brown and Co.
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "Little, Brown and Co." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1807698954#Person/morison_samuel_eliot_1887_1976> # Samuel Eliot Morison
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1887" ;
   schema:deathDate "1976" ;
   schema:familyName "Morison" ;
   schema:givenName "Samuel Eliot" ;
   schema:name "Samuel Eliot Morison" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1807698954#Series/history_of_united_states_naval_operations_in_world_war_ii> # History of United States naval operations in World War II ;
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
   schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/7320755> ; # The invasion of France and Germany, 1944-1945 : by Samuel Eliot Morison.
   schema:name "History of United States naval operations in World War II ;" ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85095003> # Operation Neptune
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Operation Neptune"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85095004> # Operation Overlord
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Operation Overlord"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85148279> # World War, 1939-1945--Amphibious operations
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "World War, 1939-1945--Amphibious operations"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85148318> # World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--France
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--France"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85148319> # World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--France--Normandy
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--France--Normandy"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85148452> # World War, 1939-1945--Naval operations, American
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "World War, 1939-1945--Naval operations, American"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh92002012> # World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--Germany
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--Germany"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1046343> # Operation Neptune
    a bgn:Meeting, schema:Event ;
   schema:name "Operation Neptune" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1046345> # Operation Overlord
    a bgn:Meeting, schema:Event ;
   schema:name "Operation Overlord" ;
    .

<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/1204289> # France
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "France" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1210272> # Germany
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "Germany" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1210709> # France--Normandy
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "France--Normandy" ;
    .

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

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1710245> # Military operations, Naval--American
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Military operations, Naval--American"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/262543017> # United States. Navy
    a schema:Organization ;
   schema:name "United States. Navy" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

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