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Hitler's preemptive war : the battle for Norway, 1940 / history's first special operations campaign ; Henrik O. Lunde.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Ohio Twp PL - Bell Road Library 940.5421 LUN (Text) 39206020223564 NonFiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781932033922 (hbk.)
  • ISBN: 1932033920 (hbk.)
  • Physical Description: x, 590 p., [16] p. of plates : maps ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: Havertown, Pa. ; Casemate, 2009.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Allied plans-flawed, inadequate, and hesitant -- German plans-bold, imaginative, and reckless -- Ignored warnings-ships passing in the night -- Narvik area defenses -- The German attack on Narvik -- Destroyer Battle -- Confusion and disarray -- Beachhead consolidation and second naval battle -- The Narvik front, April 13-26 -- Campaigns in the South -- The Norwegian-French offensive, April 29-May 12 -- 2nd mountain division to the rescue -- The Bjerkvik landing and the mountain offensive -- The loss of Nordland Province -- The week that lost the campaign-strained relations -- Time runs out -- Evacuation, armistice, and disaster.
Subject: World War, 1939-1945 > Campaigns > Norway.

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