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The Resource Secret pigeon service : Operation Columba, resistance and the struggle to liberate Europe, Gordon Corera

Secret pigeon service : Operation Columba, resistance and the struggle to liberate Europe, Gordon Corera

Label
Secret pigeon service : Operation Columba, resistance and the struggle to liberate Europe
Title
Secret pigeon service
Title remainder
Operation Columba, resistance and the struggle to liberate Europe
Statement of responsibility
Gordon Corera
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
'Secret Pigeon Service' is an original piece of investigation, bringing a brand new meaning to 'air force'. Corera uses declassified files with original reporting from across Europe and pays homage to the families of those who risked their lives to send back messages, melding the human stories with the wider story of the war
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
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Corera, Gordon
Dewey number
  • 940.5'48641
  • 940.5'48641
  • 940.548641
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Homing pigeons
  • Warfare and Defence
Label
Secret pigeon service : Operation Columba, resistance and the struggle to liberate Europe, Gordon Corera
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
  • cartographic image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
9780008220303
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
326 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780008220303
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (black and white, and colour), maps (black and white, and colour)
Label
Secret pigeon service : Operation Columba, resistance and the struggle to liberate Europe, Gordon Corera
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
  • cartographic image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
9780008220303
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
326 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780008220303
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (black and white, and colour), maps (black and white, and colour)

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