The Resource Holding Juno : Canada's heroic defence of the D-Day beaches, June 7-12, 1944, Mark Zuehlke, (electronic resource)

Holding Juno : Canada's heroic defence of the D-Day beaches, June 7-12, 1944, Mark Zuehlke, (electronic resource)

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Holding Juno : Canada's heroic defence of the D-Day beaches, June 7-12, 1944
Title
Holding Juno
Title remainder
Canada's heroic defence of the D-Day beaches, June 7-12, 1944
Statement of responsibility
Mark Zuehlke
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Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Following his national best-seller, Juno Beach, and with his usual verve and narrative skill, historian Mark Zuehlke chronicles the crucial six days when Canadians saved the vulnerable beachheads they had won during the D-Day landings. D-Day ended with the Canadians six miles inland - the deepest penetration achieved by Allied forces during this longest day in history. But for all the horror endured on June 6 every soldier knew the worst was yet to come. The Germans began probing the Canadian lines early in the morning of June 7 and shortly after dawn counter attacked in force. The ensui
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Cataloging source
TEFOD
Dewey number
940.54/2142
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
D756.5.N6
LC item number
Z83 2006eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
EBSCO eBooks
Target audience
adult
Holding Juno : Canada's heroic defence of the D-Day beaches, June 7-12, 1944, Mark Zuehlke, (electronic resource)
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Holding Juno : Canada's heroic defence of the D-Day beaches, June 7-12, 1944, Mark Zuehlke, (electronic resource)
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unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 401-409) and indexes
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
Introduction : worse than the beach -- Part one : meeting engagements : D+1 -- 1 Like lions -- 2 Throw them into the sea -- 3 Going into attack -- 4 A picnic -- 5 Performance most creditable -- 6 Baptism at Authie -- 7 Don't do anything crazy -- 8 The devil danced -- Part two : counterstrikes : D+2 to D+3 -- 9 Green as grass -- 10 Now you die -- 11 One hell of a good scrap -- 12 Fight to the death -- 13 Potential menace removed -- 14 With rage and sorrow -- 15 Too great a risk -- 16 Fix bayonets -- Part three : slugging matches : D+4 to D+6 -- 17 Getting nowhere -- 18 Attack at once -- 19 We've been sucked in -- 20 Guess we go -- 21 Vive le Canada! -- Epilogue : in the shadow of D-Day -- Appendix A : Canadians in Normandy : June 7-12, 1944 -- Appendix B : Canadian infantry battalion -- Appendix C : Canadian Army, German Army, Waffen-ss order of ranks -- Appendix D : the decorations
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ocn698111767
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Edition
First paperback edition.
Extent
1 online resource (423 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781926685953
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations.
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not applicable
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
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  • (Sirsi) ebs698111767
  • (Sirsi) ebs698111767
  • (CaAE) ebs698111767
  • (OCoLC)698111767

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