The Resource The unknown dead : civilians in the Battle of the Bulge, Peter Schrijvers

The unknown dead : civilians in the Battle of the Bulge, Peter Schrijvers

Label
The unknown dead : civilians in the Battle of the Bulge
Title
The unknown dead
Title remainder
civilians in the Battle of the Bulge
Statement of responsibility
Peter Schrijvers
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • dut
  • eng
Summary
Traditional histories of the hard-fought Battle of the Bulge routinely include detailed lists of the casualties suffered by American, British, and German troops. Conspicuously lacking in most accounts, however, are references to the civilians in Belgium and Luxembourg who lost their lives in the same battle. Yet the most reliable current estimates calculate the number of civilians who perished in the Ardennes in six weeks of fighting at approximately three thousand. In gruesome detail, The Unknown Dead tells the story of ordinary people caught up in the maelstrom of war. Renowned historian Pe
Member of
Action
digitized
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
940.53/161/0949348
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
Language note
English translation of Dutch original
LC call number
D797.B4
LC item number
S3713 2005eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
The unknown dead : civilians in the Battle of the Bulge, Peter Schrijvers
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • TODD
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The northern shoulder -- The Peiper breakthrough -- Closing in on St. Vith -- The race for Bastogne -- The Houffalize corridor -- The southern shoulder -- The fall of St. Vith -- The siege of Bastogne -- Between the Salm and the Ourthe -- Between the Ourthe and the Meuse -- Counterattack from the south -- Lifting the siege of Bastogne -- Eliminating the bulge
Control code
ocm67764425
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 430 pages, [16] pages of plates)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813172088
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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u114710
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
  • 22573/ctt2hh5jg
  • 3FA3FEA3-D5FC-41F7-B575-10BA643090E3
System control number
(OCoLC)67764425
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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