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The Burma campaign : disaster into triumph, 1942-45

Author: Frank McLynn
Publisher: New Haven, CT : Yale University Press, 2011.
Series: Yale library of military history.; Historia (E-libro)
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Describes the protracted World War II campaign in Burma, discussing how the clash of the multiple personalities and strategies of the American and British generals contributed to early defeats and eventual victory for the allied powers.
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Additional Physical Format: Print version:
McLynn, Frank.
Burma campaign.
New Haven, CT : Yale University Press, 2011
(DLC) 2011930214
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Frank McLynn
ISBN: 9780300178364 0300178360 9781446449318 1446449319
OCLC Number: 929626233
Description: 1 online resource (ix, 532 p.) : ill., maps.
Series Title: Yale library of military history.; Historia (E-libro)
Responsibility: Frank McLynn.

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Constructs the story of the four larger-than-life commanders directing the Allied effort: Louis Mountbatten, Orde Wingate, Joseph Stilwell and William Slim, and explores the Campaign through their  Read more...

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Epic...a comprehensive and engrossing account * Literary Review * McLynn gives an honest, gruelling account of the longest most punishing campaign fought by the British during the Second World War * Read more...

 
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