The Resource The defence and fall of Greece 1940-1941, John C. Carr

The defence and fall of Greece 1940-1941, John C. Carr

Label
The defence and fall of Greece 1940-1941
Title
The defence and fall of Greece 1940-1941
Statement of responsibility
John C. Carr
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
On 28th October 1940, the Greek premier, Ioannis Metaxis, refused to accept a deliberately provocative ultimatum from Mussolini and Italian forces began the invasion of Greece via Albania. This aggression was prompted by Mussolini's desire for a quick victory to rival Hitler's rapid conquest of France and the Low Countries. On paper, Greek forces were poorly equipped and ill-prepared for the conflict but Mussolini had underestimated the skill and determination of the defenders. Within weeks the Italian invasion force was driven back over the border and Greek forces actually advanced deep into
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1948-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Carr, John C.
Dewey number
940.542195
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
D766.3
LC item number
.C37 2013eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Greece
  • HISTORY
  • World War (1939-1945)
  • Military campaigns
  • Greece
Label
The defence and fall of Greece 1940-1941, John C. Carr
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 252-253) and index
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; Copyright; Contents; Preface; List of Plates; Maps; Chapter 1: 'Incoming Torpedo!': Greece on the Eve of War; Chapter 2: Over the Edge; Chapter 3: Punch and Counterpunch; Chapter 4: Mud, Blood and Cold Steel; Chapter 5: In the Teeth of the Blizzard; Chapter 6: Fiats and Gladiators; Chapter 7: Metaxas: 'Let us fall like men'; Chapter 8: Apocalypse on Hill 731: The Spring Offensive; Chapter 9: Falling Stars; Chapter 10: 'This one's for the Elli!': The Naval War; Chapter 11: The Allies Arrive; Chapter 12: 6 April 1941: The Saga of Fort Rupel; Chapter 13: Final Countdown
  • Chapter 14: Behind the WireAppendix; Notes; Sources
Control code
ocn883632282
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 256 pages, 4 unnumbered leaves of plates)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781473828308
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
9EBCB593-7451-45E8-AD88-49263A85CE20
System control number
(OCoLC)883632282
Label
The defence and fall of Greece 1940-1941, John C. Carr
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 252-253) and index
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; Copyright; Contents; Preface; List of Plates; Maps; Chapter 1: 'Incoming Torpedo!': Greece on the Eve of War; Chapter 2: Over the Edge; Chapter 3: Punch and Counterpunch; Chapter 4: Mud, Blood and Cold Steel; Chapter 5: In the Teeth of the Blizzard; Chapter 6: Fiats and Gladiators; Chapter 7: Metaxas: 'Let us fall like men'; Chapter 8: Apocalypse on Hill 731: The Spring Offensive; Chapter 9: Falling Stars; Chapter 10: 'This one's for the Elli!': The Naval War; Chapter 11: The Allies Arrive; Chapter 12: 6 April 1941: The Saga of Fort Rupel; Chapter 13: Final Countdown
  • Chapter 14: Behind the WireAppendix; Notes; Sources
Control code
ocn883632282
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 256 pages, 4 unnumbered leaves of plates)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781473828308
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
9EBCB593-7451-45E8-AD88-49263A85CE20
System control number
(OCoLC)883632282

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