Double Strike: The Epic Air Raids on Regensburg-Schweinfurt, August 17, 1943
Doubleday, 1974 - Bombings - 271 pages
An Account of the strategies and significance of the two-pronged attack by American bombers on munitions factories deep inside Germany in August, 1943.
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