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Big week : the biggest air battle of World War II / James Holland.

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  • 3 of 8 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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3 current holds with 8 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Batesville Mem. PL - Batesville 940.54 HOLLAND (Text) 34706001618869 Aviation Collection Available -
Hagerstown Jefferson Twp PL - Hagerstown 940.5421 JAME (Text) 39213000846190 New Adult Nonfiction Available -
Jackson Co PL - Seymour Main Library 940.54213 HOLLAND (Text) 37500004540064 New Items Checked out 01/31/2019
Jay Co PL - Portland 940.5449 H735 (Text) 76383000463140 Adult New Shelf, NF Checked out 01/24/2019
Ladoga Clark Twp PL - Ladoga 940.542 HOL (Text) 34545000331623 Adult Checked out 02/04/2019
New Castle-Henry County PL - New Castle 940.54213 HOLL (Text) 39231033499852 Ratcliffe-Carnegie Reading Room In process -
Princeton PL - Princeton 940.542 Hol (Text) 30890000703601 New Adult Materials Upper level Checked out 01/29/2019
Starke Co PL - Schricker Main Library (Knox) 940.5421 HOL (Text) 30032010742499 NEW ADULT Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780802128393
  • Physical Description: xxvii, 402 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First Grove Atlantic hardcover edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Atlantic Monthly Press, 2018.

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Includes bibliographical references (pages [377]-385) and index.
Summary, etc.:
During the third week of February 1944, the combined Allied air forces based in Britain and Italy launched their first round-the-clock bomber offensive against Germany. Their goal: to smash the main factories and production centers of the Luftwaffe while also drawing German planes into an aerial battle of attrition to neutralize the Luftwaffe as a fighting force prior to the cross-channel invasion, planned for a few months later. Officially called Operation ARGUMENT, this aerial offensive quickly became known as "Big Week," and it was one of the turning-point engagements of World War II.
Subject: World War, 1939-1945 > Aerial operations.
World War, 1939-1945 > Campaigns > Western Front.
United States. Army Air Forces > History > World War, 1939-1945.
Great Britain. Royal Air Force > History > World War, 1939-1945.
Germany. Luftwaffe > History > World War, 1939-1945.

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