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Where the iron crosses grow : the Crimea 1941-44, Robert Forczyk

Label
Where the iron crosses grow : the Crimea 1941-44
Title
Where the iron crosses grow
Title remainder
the Crimea 1941-44
Statement of responsibility
Robert Forczyk
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In this remarkable work, acclaimed author, academic and ex US staff and armour officer Robert Forcyzk has diligently assembled new research to investigate the intense and sometimes barbaric fighting for the Crimea region in World War II, where first a German and then a Soviet army were surrounded and totally obliterated. This definitive work deals with the many unique characteristics of the conflict, such as the naval and amphibious actions of supply, attack and evacuation. It also explores the historical context of the region and the appalling policies of ethnic cleansing practised by both
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Forczyk, Robert
Dewey number
940.5409477/1
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
D802.U42
LC item number
F67 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Crimea (Ukraine)
  • World War (1939-1945)
  • Atrocities
  • Military campaigns
  • Ukraine
Label
Where the iron crosses grow : the Crimea 1941-44, Robert Forczyk
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 313-327) 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
The Crimea under the hammer and sickle, 1920-41 -- The onset of war, June-August 1941 -- Across the Tatar wall, September 1941 -- The ring closes around Sevastopol, November-December 1941 -- Winter war, December 1941-March 1942 -- The German conquest, May-July 1942 -- The German occupation of the Crimea, 1942-1944 -- The Red Army returns to the Crimea, 1943 -- German defeat in the Crimea, 1944 -- Postscript 2014
Control code
ocn867609068
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
336 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781782006251
Lccn
2014466565
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)867609068
  • (Sirsi) a1893565
Label
Where the iron crosses grow : the Crimea 1941-44, Robert Forczyk
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 313-327) 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
The Crimea under the hammer and sickle, 1920-41 -- The onset of war, June-August 1941 -- Across the Tatar wall, September 1941 -- The ring closes around Sevastopol, November-December 1941 -- Winter war, December 1941-March 1942 -- The German conquest, May-July 1942 -- The German occupation of the Crimea, 1942-1944 -- The Red Army returns to the Crimea, 1943 -- German defeat in the Crimea, 1944 -- Postscript 2014
Control code
ocn867609068
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
336 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781782006251
Lccn
2014466565
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)867609068
  • (Sirsi) a1893565

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