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Author Porch, Douglas.

Title The path to victory : the Mediterranean Theater in World War II / Douglas Porch.

Publication Info. New York : Farrar, Straus, and Giroux, 2004.

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Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 New Lenox PL Adult Non-Fiction - NLBB-1  940.5429 POR    AVAILABLE
 Princeton PL Adult Non-Fiction - PRGG-8  940.53182 POR    AVAILABLE
Edition First edition.
Description xiv, 796 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 771-779) and index.
Contents Introduction: A strategist's nightmare -- Chapter 1: 1940: War comes to the Mediterranean -- Chapter 2: "The Norway of Mediterranean" -- Chapter 3: Tactical triumphs, strategic misjudgments -- Chapter 4: Rommel's war: a perfect battlefield -- Chapter 5: "The great kingdom of terror" -- Chapter 6: Monty's war: El Alamein-the unnecessary battle? -- Chapter 7: "FDR's secret baby" -- Chapter 8: Tunisia: "the Verdun of the Mediterranean" -- Chapter 9: Husky: "one continent redeemed" -- Chapter 10: "The Mediterranean year" -- Chapter 11: The incomplete victory -- Chapter 12: The Mediterranean road to France's resurrection, 1940-45 -- Chapter 13: Cassino without the monastery: cracking the gothic line -- Conclusion: The pivotal theater.
Subject World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Mediterranean Region.
Mediterranean Sea -- Strategic aspects.
Mediterranean Region -- History -- 20th century.
ISBN 0374205183 alkaline paper
9780374205188 alkaline paper
0374529760 paperback
9780374529765 paperback

 
    
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