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Terrible victory : First Canadian Army and the Scheldt Estuary campaign, September 13-November 6, 1944

Author: Mark Zuehlke
Publisher: Vancouver : Douglas & McIntyre, 2008, ©2007.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : English : 1st paperback edView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Mark Zuehlke
ISBN: 9781926685809 1926685806 9781553654049 1553654048
OCLC Number: 696818966
Description: 1 online resource (526 pages) : maps
Contents: Introduction : a simple plan --
Part one : the fall of dreams --
1 Beginning of the end --
2 The jewel --
3 The streetcar war --
4 A very heavy program --
5 Illusion of victory --
6 Poor devils --
7 Simonds takes command --
Part two : the Cinderella days --
8 Off our backsides --
9 Close to the danger line --
10 A hard fight --
11 With devasting effect --
12 Did our best --
13 A hell of a way to go --
14 In the back door --
Part three : tightening the ring --
15 Of first importance --
16 The toughest yet --
17 A godsend --
18 Black Friday --
19 Dominate the situation --
20 To the last cartridge --
21 Foot-slogging jobs --
Part four : fight to the finish --
22 Troops on the ground --
23 The South Beveland race --
24 Let's take the damned place --
25 The damned causeway --
26 A fine performance --
Epilogue : The Scheldt in memory --
Appendix A : Canadians in the Scheldt : September 13 --
November 6, 1944 --
Appendix B : Canadian Infantry Battalion --
Appendix C : Candadian and German Army order of ranks --
Appendix D : The decorations.
Responsibility: Mark Zuehlke.
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