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Return of the dambusters : the exploits of World War II's most daring flyers after the flood

Author: John Nichol
Publisher: New York, NY : The Overlook Press, 2016
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Chronicles the lesser-known but audacious missions of the RAF 617 Squadron after the famous Dams Raid, describing their missions to strategically attack battleships, railway bridges, secret weapon establishments, rockets sites and U-boat construction pens as well as high-profile enemy leaders,"--Amazon.com.
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Nichol
ISBN: 9781468312744 146831274X
OCLC Number: 930364259
Description: xvii, 366 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Contents: The Dams --
What Next? --
Pres On, Regardless --
Death or Glory --
Spring 1944 --
The End of the Beginning --
The Fight Goes On --
Terror Weapons --
Mac's Gone! --
Life and Death on 617 Squadron --
The Beast --
'What Have You Been Doing Today?' --
Back to the Tirpitz --
The Last Christmas? --
The Final Days --
Counting the Cost.
Other Titles: After the flood.
Exploits of World War II's most daring flyers after the flood
Responsibility: John Nichol.

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"Chronicles the lesser-known but audacious missions of the RAF 617 Squadron after the famous Dams Raid, describing their missions to strategically attack battleships, railway bridges, secret weapon establishments, rockets sites and U-boat construction pens as well as high-profile enemy leaders,"--Amazon.com.

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