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Paras versus the Reich : Canada's paratroopers at war, 1942-45

Author: Bernd Horn; Michel Wyczynski
Publisher: Toronto [Ont.] : Dundurn Group, ©2003.
Series: desLibris., Books collection.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book traces the development of airborne forces from earliest mythology to their earth-shattering debut in the Second World War.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Horn, Bernd, 1959-
Paras versus the Reich.
Toronto [Ont.] : Dundurn Group, ©2003
(DLC) 2003501210
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Bernd Horn; Michel Wyczynski
ISBN: 9781554882625 1554882621 9781459712720 1459712722
OCLC Number: 288137266
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (351 pages) : illustrations, maps
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Table of Contents; Foreword; Introduction; PART I --
CREATION OF A CANADIAN AIRBORNE CAPABILITY; PART II --
INTO THE FIRE --
CANADIAN PARATROOPERS AT WAR; Conclusion; Appendix 1 Ten Commandments of Canadian Parachute Troops; Appendix 2 Honours and Awards; Appendix 3 Corporal F.G. Topham's Citation for the Victoria Cross; Appendix 4 Maps; Glossary; Notes; Index.
Series Title: desLibris., Books collection.
Responsibility: Bernd Horn and Michel Wyczynski.
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This book traces the development of airborne forces from earliest mythology to their earth-shattering debut in the Second World War.

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