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Britain under fire

Charles Whiting

Britain under fire

the bombing of Britain"s cities, 1940-1945

by Charles Whiting

  • 353 Want to read
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Published by Century in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain,
  • Great Britain.
    • Subjects:
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Destruction and pillage -- Great Britain.,
    • Cities and towns -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century.,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations, German.,
    • Great Britain -- History -- Bombardment, 1944-1945.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementCharles Whiting.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsD759 .W52 1986
      The Physical Object
      Pagination160 p. :
      Number of Pages160
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2288561M
      ISBN 100712610340
      LC Control Number86156651

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Many of the photo captions are also poor: no place names or dates, just "a bombed church", "Rescue Britain under fire book taking a break" etc etc (although the HFRS credit suggests that if the captions were more detailed, they would reveal that most of the photos are of Hampshire too)/5(5).

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With the advent of air warfare, civilians far removed from traditional battle zones became a direct target of war rather than a group shielded from its impact. Britain Under Fire Hardcover – 1 Jan. by Charles Whiting (Author)5/5(4).

‘At Home and Under Fire is an exhaustively researched and illuminating analysis of the impact of air warfare on Britain in the twentieth century.

Grayzel thoughtfully analyzes the political and cultural responses to and consequences of the bombing in World War I, examining the policy and public debates at the time and in the war’s by: GRIM GLORY PICTURES OF BRITAIN UNDERLund, Humphries, [etc.] Edited by Ernestine Carter, preface by Edward R.

Murrow, photographs by Lee Miller & others 23cm, B/W photos of mostly blitz damage. See also GRIM GLORY: Photobooks – photo books from the M.+M. Auer collection pp - See a new american edition: Bloody but Unbowed: Pictures of Britain under Fire.

Britain under fire. London, Country Life Ltd. [] (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Country Life Limited. OCLC Number: Description: 95, [1] pages of illustrations (including frontispiece (portrait) plan) 26 x 20 cm:.

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In UNDER FIRE, Stephen Bourne tells the whole story of Britain's black community during the Second World War. On the home front, civilians came under fire from the Blitz in cities such as Bristol, Cardiff, Liverpool, London and Manchester.

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Under Fire: The Story of a Squad by Henri Barbusse, was one of the first novels about World War I to be published. Although it is fiction, the novel was based on Barbusse's experiences as a French soldier on the Western : Henri Barbusse. COVID Resources.

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UNDER FIRE (Book 9) is somewhat similar to The Corps series earlier books on the days leading up to Pearl Harbor and its aftermath. In both wars, there was a failure of US intelligence / military leadership to recognize the signs of the pending attacks.

At the start of both wars, the US military was undermanned and outgunned and defeat was a /5().Get this from a library! Bloody but unbowed, pictures of Britain under fire. [Ernestine Carter]. UNDER FIRE, the 9th book of W.E.B.

Griffin's "Corps" series, moves from World War II to the prelude and opening days of the Korean War. As in previous "Corps" and "Brotherhood of War" novels, Griffin uses actual historical events as background while skillfully putting his characters into the UNDER FIRE, he uses the intelligence failure that allowed the North Koreans to mount a 5/5(5).