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Author Hastings, Max, author.

Title Operation Chastise : the RAF's most brilliant attack of World War II / Max Hastings.

Publication Info. New York, NY : Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, [2020]


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Edition First U.S. edition.
Description xxxv, 364 pages, 24 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Note "Originally published as Chastise in Great Britain in 2019 by William Collins, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers"--title page verso.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 345-350) and index.
Summary Tells the story of the infamous British military operation, the Dambusters raid. This aerial bombing attack, called Operation Chastise, was responsible for the overnight destruction of the Möhne and Eder dams in northwest Germany by Britain's Royal air Force 617 Squadron, an epic wartime maneveuver that has become military legend.
Subject Great Britain. Royal Air Force. Squadron, 617 -- History.
Operation Chastise, 1943.
Dams -- Germany -- Ruhr (Region) -- History -- 20th century.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Destruction and pillage -- Germany -- Ruhr (Region)
World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations, British.
Ruhr (Germany : Region) -- History.
Added Title Chastise
Other Editions: Reproduction of (manifestation): Hastings, Max. Chastise London : William Collins, 2019 9780008280529
ISBN 9780062953636 (hardcover)
006295363X (hardcover)
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