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The Resource Rogue heroes : the history of the SAS, Britain's secret special forces unit that sabotaged the Nazis and changed the nature of war, Ben Macintyre

Rogue heroes : the history of the SAS, Britain's secret special forces unit that sabotaged the Nazis and changed the nature of war, Ben Macintyre

Label
Rogue heroes : the history of the SAS, Britain's secret special forces unit that sabotaged the Nazis and changed the nature of war
Title
Rogue heroes
Title remainder
the history of the SAS, Britain's secret special forces unit that sabotaged the Nazis and changed the nature of war
Statement of responsibility
Ben Macintyre
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Presents the story of one of World War II's most significant secret military units, citing the contributions of David Stirling and fellow strategist Jock Lewes and how they established a legacy that changed the nature of combat
Cataloging source
PABRO
Dewey number
940.5412
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
D760.S59
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Rogue heroes : the history of the SAS, Britain's secret special forces unit that sabotaged the Nazis and changed the nature of war, Ben Macintyre
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 363-364) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: Into the dark -- WAR IN THE DESERT -- Cowboy soldier -- L detachment -- Recruits -- Into the desert -- The long range desert group -- Devil country -- A party of ghosts -- Blitz buggy -- Benghazi bed-and-breakfast -- Seven airfields -- Mass sabotage at Sidi Haneish -- Desert doctors -- Quite, quite mad -- Alamein -- WAR IN EUROPE -- Italy -- Bulbasket -- Houndsworth -- An eye for an eye -- Paddy McGinty's goat -- A predilection for risk -- Battaglione Alleata -- Into the Reich -- Liberation -- Who dares survives
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xvi, 380 pages
Isbn
9781101904169
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Rogue heroes : the history of the SAS, Britain's secret special forces unit that sabotaged the Nazis and changed the nature of war, Ben Macintyre
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 363-364) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: Into the dark -- WAR IN THE DESERT -- Cowboy soldier -- L detachment -- Recruits -- Into the desert -- The long range desert group -- Devil country -- A party of ghosts -- Blitz buggy -- Benghazi bed-and-breakfast -- Seven airfields -- Mass sabotage at Sidi Haneish -- Desert doctors -- Quite, quite mad -- Alamein -- WAR IN EUROPE -- Italy -- Bulbasket -- Houndsworth -- An eye for an eye -- Paddy McGinty's goat -- A predilection for risk -- Battaglione Alleata -- Into the Reich -- Liberation -- Who dares survives
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xvi, 380 pages
Isbn
9781101904169
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations

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