The Resource The Spearheaders : A Personal History of Darby''s Rangers, (electronic resource)

The Spearheaders : A Personal History of Darby''s Rangers, (electronic resource)

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The Spearheaders : A Personal History of Darby''s Rangers
Title
The Spearheaders
Title remainder
A Personal History of Darby''s Rangers
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The outlook for a victory of the Allied Powers was dim in the spring of 1942. Britain was being unmercifully bombed and threatened with invasion. Rommel''s forces were rampaging across North Africa toward Alexandria. Only two American divisions had arrived in the European theatre. Stationed in Ireland, they were green, untested troops, their combat deployment a matter of speculation even to the high command. It was then that General Lucien K. Truscott conceived the plan of organizing an American commando unit to be known as the ""Rangers,"" a name made famous in American history. ""On every fr
Cataloging source
EBLCP
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Altieri, James
Dewey number
940.541273
Index
no index present
LC call number
D769.31 1st
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
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  • Altieri, James
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • Altieri, James
  • Soldiers -- United States -- Biography
  • United States. Army. Ranger Battalion, 1st -- History
  • United States. Army. Ranger Battalion, 3rd -- History
  • United States. Army. Ranger Battalion, 4th -- History
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Africa, North
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives, American
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Regimental histories -- United States
  • HISTORY / Europe / Western
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Soldiers
Label
The Spearheaders : A Personal History of Darby''s Rangers, (electronic resource)
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http://calgary.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=207CD238-9FCC-4D73-A860-39BB63AC185A
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Publication
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  • This is an Overdrive title
  • Description based upon print version of record
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unknown
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Cover; Title Page; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Illustrations; Foreword; Acknowledgments; Introduction to the Paperback Edition; Part 1: The Challenge; Chapter 1; Chapter 2; Chapter 3; Chapter 4; Chapter 5; Chapter 6; Chapter 7; Chapter 8; Chapter 9; Chapter 10; Chapter 11; Chapter 12; Chapter 13; Chapter 14; Chapter 15; Chapter 16; Chapter 17; Chapter 18; Chapter 19; Chapter 20; Chapter 21; Chapter 22; Chapter 23; Chapter 24; Chapter 25; Chapter 26; Chapter 27; Chapter 28; Chapter 29; Chapter 30; Chapter 31; Chapter 32; Chapter 33; Chapter 34; Chapter 35; Chapter 36; Chapter 37
  • Chapter 38Chapter 39; Chapter 40; Chapter 41; Part 2: "And the Rangers Will Lead the Way. . . ."; Chapter 42; Chapter 43; Chapter 44; Chapter 45; Chapter 46; Chapter 47; Chapter 48; Chapter 49; Chapter 50; Chapter 51
Control code
ocn892239409
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (444 p.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780870210891
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
207CD238-9FCC-4D73-A860-39BB63AC185A
System control number
(OCoLC)892239409
Label
The Spearheaders : A Personal History of Darby''s Rangers, (electronic resource)
Link
http://calgary.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=207CD238-9FCC-4D73-A860-39BB63AC185A
Publication
Note
  • This is an Overdrive title
  • Description based upon print version of record
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Cover; Title Page; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Illustrations; Foreword; Acknowledgments; Introduction to the Paperback Edition; Part 1: The Challenge; Chapter 1; Chapter 2; Chapter 3; Chapter 4; Chapter 5; Chapter 6; Chapter 7; Chapter 8; Chapter 9; Chapter 10; Chapter 11; Chapter 12; Chapter 13; Chapter 14; Chapter 15; Chapter 16; Chapter 17; Chapter 18; Chapter 19; Chapter 20; Chapter 21; Chapter 22; Chapter 23; Chapter 24; Chapter 25; Chapter 26; Chapter 27; Chapter 28; Chapter 29; Chapter 30; Chapter 31; Chapter 32; Chapter 33; Chapter 34; Chapter 35; Chapter 36; Chapter 37
  • Chapter 38Chapter 39; Chapter 40; Chapter 41; Part 2: "And the Rangers Will Lead the Way. . . ."; Chapter 42; Chapter 43; Chapter 44; Chapter 45; Chapter 46; Chapter 47; Chapter 48; Chapter 49; Chapter 50; Chapter 51
Control code
ocn892239409
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (444 p.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780870210891
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
207CD238-9FCC-4D73-A860-39BB63AC185A
System control number
(OCoLC)892239409

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