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Pre-invasion bombing strategy

General Eisenhower"s decision of March 25, 1944

by W. W. Rostow

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Published by University of Texas Press in Austin .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Germany.
    • Subjects:
    • Eisenhower, Dwight D. 1890-1969,
    • Operation Overlord,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Destruction and pillage -- Germany,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Economic aspects -- Germany,
    • Deployment (Strategy)

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementW. W. Rostow.
      SeriesIdeas and action series ;, no. 1
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsD756.5.N6 R64
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 166 p. ;
      Number of Pages166
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4112912M
      ISBN 100292764707, 0292764715
      LC Control Number80028002

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