To destroy a city : strategic bombing and its human consequences in World War II (Book, 2003) [WorldCat.org]
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To destroy a city : strategic bombing and its human consequences in World War II

Author: Hermann Knell
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. : Da Capo, 2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
Summary:
A German survivor of the Allied air campaign in World War II provides a unique and thought-provoking perspective on strategic, wide-area bombing.
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Genre/Form: History
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Named Person: Arthur Travers Harris
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Hermann Knell
ISBN: 0306811693 9780306811692
OCLC Number: 52102475
Description: x, 373 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Würzburg as target --
The raids begin --
The road to area bombing --
The bomber practitioners --
Bombing in World War I --
Between the World Wars --
Bombing in World War II --
Military and civil defense --
Gas in aerial warfare --
Loss of cultural assets --
Psychological effects of bombing --
The victims and their treatment --
Strategic bombing and international law --
Conclusion.
Responsibility: Hermann Knell.
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