Coverart for item
The Resource Operation Neptune : the Prelude to D-Day, (electronic resource)

Operation Neptune : the Prelude to D-Day, (electronic resource)

Label
Operation Neptune : the Prelude to D-Day
Title
Operation Neptune
Title remainder
the Prelude to D-Day
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Long-awaited, the Normandy landings were the largest amphibious operation in history. Success was achieved by the advent of specialised landing craft, first seen in the landings in North Africa, heavy naval firepower and the creatiojn of two artificial harbours, each the size of the port of Dover, and an underwater pipeline. Operation Neptune: The Prelude to D-Day tells the story of this incredible feat using eye-witness accounts of the landings and the breaching of Hitler's famed 'Atlantic Wall'. David Wragg explores the earlier Allied and Axis experiences with amphibious operations and
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wragg, David
Dewey number
948.384
Index
no index present
LC call number
D756.5.N6 .W384 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Operation Neptune
  • Operation Neptune
  • Operation Neptune
  • Operation Neptune
  • World war, 1939-1945
Label
Operation Neptune : the Prelude to D-Day, (electronic resource)
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Title Page; Contents; Preface; Glossary; Introduction: Assault from the Sea; 1 Looking for a Second Front; 2 Planning and Preparation; 3 The War Within -- Battling Leaders; 4 Sowing False Leads; 5 Debacle at Dieppe; 6 Disasters on Exercises; 7 Invention -- The Key to Success; 8 Under the Noses of the Germans; 9 Southwick House -- The Nerve Centre; 10 Confusing the Enemy; 11 The Germans Prepare; 12 The Naval Action; 13 The Assault -- The British Sector; 14 The Assault -- The American Sector; 15 The Battle for the Channel Ports; 16 Walcheren; 17 What Could Have Happened
  • Appendix I -- Before and After Overlord: The Sequence of Events in 1944Appendix II -- British, Canadian and 'Free' Warships in Operation Neptune; Appendix III -- American Warships in Operation Neptune; Appendix VI -- Allied Order of Battle; Appendix V -- German Order of Battle; Bibliography; Plate Section; Copyright
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (396 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780750954815
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
72e492b4-324f-47c7-bf7a-5152e426f5a0
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • 2005799
  • (OCoLC)869640505
  • (OCoLC)ocn869640505
  • 2005799
Label
Operation Neptune : the Prelude to D-Day, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Title Page; Contents; Preface; Glossary; Introduction: Assault from the Sea; 1 Looking for a Second Front; 2 Planning and Preparation; 3 The War Within -- Battling Leaders; 4 Sowing False Leads; 5 Debacle at Dieppe; 6 Disasters on Exercises; 7 Invention -- The Key to Success; 8 Under the Noses of the Germans; 9 Southwick House -- The Nerve Centre; 10 Confusing the Enemy; 11 The Germans Prepare; 12 The Naval Action; 13 The Assault -- The British Sector; 14 The Assault -- The American Sector; 15 The Battle for the Channel Ports; 16 Walcheren; 17 What Could Have Happened
  • Appendix I -- Before and After Overlord: The Sequence of Events in 1944Appendix II -- British, Canadian and 'Free' Warships in Operation Neptune; Appendix III -- American Warships in Operation Neptune; Appendix VI -- Allied Order of Battle; Appendix V -- German Order of Battle; Bibliography; Plate Section; Copyright
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (396 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780750954815
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
72e492b4-324f-47c7-bf7a-5152e426f5a0
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • 2005799
  • (OCoLC)869640505
  • (OCoLC)ocn869640505
  • 2005799

Library Locations

  • Delaware County District LibraryBorrow it
    84 East Winter Street, Delaware, OH, 43015, US
    40.299672 -83.064923
  • Orange BranchBorrow it
    7171 Gooding Blvd., Delaware, OH, 43015, US
    40.190037 -83.027387
  • Ostrander BranchBorrow it
    75 North Fourth Street, Ostrander, OH, 43061, US
    40.267330 -83.216989
  • Powell BranchBorrow it
    460 South Liberty Street, Powell, OH, 43065, US
    40.149379 -83.073659
Processing Feedback ...