The Resource Operation Squarepeg : the allied invasion of the Green Islands, February 1944, Reg Newell

Operation Squarepeg : the allied invasion of the Green Islands, February 1944, Reg Newell

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Operation Squarepeg : the allied invasion of the Green Islands, February 1944
Title
Operation Squarepeg
Title remainder
the allied invasion of the Green Islands, February 1944
Statement of responsibility
Reg Newell
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Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"In late January 1944 a force of New Zealand soldiers and Allied specialists undertook a daring, behind the lines reconnaissance of the Japanese-held Green Islands of Papua New Guinea. The New Zealand Army's largest amphibious operation of World War II followed two weeks later"--
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Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
940.54/26592
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
Index
index present
LC call number
D767.95
LC item number
.N49 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Operation Squarepeg : the allied invasion of the Green Islands, February 1944, Reg Newell
Label
Operation Squarepeg : the allied invasion of the Green Islands, February 1944, Reg Newell
Publication
Note
Author is a New Zealander
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The strategic landscape, January 1944 -- The opposing forces -- The "commando raid"; a reconnaissance in force -- Planning an amphibious invasion -- Bloody St. Valentine's Day; the ordeal of USS St. Louis -- Invasion -- The push inland -- Japanese resistance -- Tank and infantry action at Tanaheran -- Aftermath and consolidation -- Significance and legacy
Control code
ocn964380281
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Dimensions
23 cm
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Extent
viii, 213 pages
Isbn
9780786478385
Lccn
2017041547
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)964380281

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