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One day in August : the untold story behind Canada's tragedy at Dieppe

Author: David R O'Keefe
Publisher: Toronto : Alfred A. Knopf Canada, [2013]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Using recently declassified evidence O'Keefe provides new explanations for the motives behind the raid on Dieppe.
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: O'Keefe, David R., 1967-
One day in August.:
Toronto : Knopf Canada, 2013
(CaOONL)20139015523
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David R O'Keefe
ISBN: 9780345807694 0345807693
OCLC Number: 862017178
Description: xx, 471 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm
Contents: The Canadian albatross --
A very special bond --
A ruthless start --
Annus Mirabilis --
Swimming with sharks --
Fade to black --
Kick at the darkness --
"Authorized looters" --
Darkness to daylight --
All the King's men --
Dieppe by design --
All essential features --
The crossing --
All in on the main beach.
Responsibility: David O'Keefe.

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Using recently declassified evidence O'Keefe provides new explanations for the motives behind the raid on Dieppe.

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