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Weller's war : a legendary foreign correspondent's saga of World War II on five continents

Author: George Weller; Anthony Weller
Publisher: New York : Three Rivers Press, ©2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st paperback edView all editions and formats
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Vivid and heart-stopping, the dispatches of World War II reporter George Weller are immortalized in a new collection--edited by his son--of wartime reports that give firsthand accounts of the Nazi invasion of Eastern Europe.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Personal narratives
Personal narratives, American
Named Person: George Weller; George Weller; George Weller
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: George Weller; Anthony Weller
ISBN: 9780307342034 0307342034
OCLC Number: 607454479
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 644 pages, [8] pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: I. Early European Dispatches --
II. The Fall of Greece --
III. Canopies over Crete --
IV. The de Gaulle Debacle in Brazzaville --
V. The Belgian Campaign in Ethiopia --
VI. "In Darkest Africa" --
VII. With Haile Selassie in Addis Ababa --
VIII. Singapore Is Silent --
IX. The Collapse of Java --
X. "Luck to the Fighters!" --
XI. The Defense of Australia --
XII. Somewhere in New Guinea --
XIII. The Struggle for the Islands --
XIV. Bases Overseas --
XV. The Home Front --
XVI. Flak over Italy --
XVII. The Liberation of Greece --
XVIII. Across the Middle East --
XIX. From Burma to China --
XX. Japan Defeated.
Responsibility: George Weller ; edited by Anthony Weller.

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Vivid and heart-stopping, the dispatches of World War II reporter George Weller are immortalized in a new collection--edited by his son--of wartime reports that give firsthand accounts of the Nazi invasion of Eastern Europe.

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