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|[an error occurred while processing this directive]|Author: WHITAKER, DENIS, BRIGADIER GENERAL AND WHITAKER, SHELAGH. Title: Dieppe: Tragedy to Triumph.
Description: McGraw-Hill Ryerson, Toronto, (1992), Ist edition.. 372 pp, 8vo (9 1/4" H), hard cover in dust jacket. ISBN: 0075513854 B&w photos and maps. "..an explosive and sure-to-be controversial reassessment of the Dieppe raid that saw 3,000 Canadian infantry killed, wounded or taken prisoner within a few short hours..Was Dieppe necessary? What was Churchill's real intent behind the operation? Did so much sacrifice have a pay-off later in the war? Those who fought so courageously at Dieppe are a vital part of the history of Canada's military effort. They are owed long overdue answers to the reasons why." Minor creasing at top/bottom of front hinge, previous owners bookplate with name on free front endpaper. Dust jacket has minor rubbing and minor edge wrinkling. VG+/ VG +.
Keywords: World War Ii, Dieppe, Canadian Army, Canadian Infantry, Churchill, Roosevelt, Stalin, Fortress Europe.
Price: US$ 17.00 Seller: Capricorn Books
- Book number: 15969
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