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The Attack on Taranto: Blueprint for Pearl Harbor

Thomas Power Lowry, John W. G. Wellham - History - 2000 - 143 pages
A close study of the little-known attack in November 1940, by British carrier-based planes on the Italian fleet at Taranto. A successful raid, in which the Italian fleet was ...
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Taranto 1940: The Fleet Air Arm?s precursor to Pearl Harbor

Angus Konstam - History - 2015 - 96 pages
The Royal Navy's attack on Taranto in 1940 heralded a new age of warfare. It was the decisive moment in a struggle for dominance of the Mediterranean that had gone on for ...
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Operation Neptune: The Inside Story of Naval Operations for the Normandy ...

BB Schofield - History - 2008 - 176 pages
In this timeless book, Vice Admiral Schofield describes the great events of June 1944 which, as Captain of HMS Dryad, the Royal Naval shore establishment which housed General ...
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The Arctic Convoys

Brian Betham Schofield - Convoy - 1977 - 198 pages
World War II transportation of supplies to the Russian port of Murmansk.
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Taranto 1940: A Glorious Episode”

A J Smithers - History - 1995 - 156 pages
In the long history of the British Isles few years can stand in comparison with 1940 in terms of unrivalled gloom. The fiasco in Norway, the evacuation of the BEF from Dunkirk ...
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Taranto: The Raid, the Observer, the Aftermath

Christopher O'Connor - History - 2010 - 116 pages
More than a year before the attack on Pearl Harbor, aircraft of the Royal Navy's Fleet Air Arm executed a surprise attack on ships of the Italian Fleet anchored in the harbor ...
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Raiders (eBook Sampler)

Ross Kemp - History - 2012 - 50 pages
A free sampler of Ross Kemp's Raiders: six true stories of the most daring British operations of World War Two. This sampler contains the story of Operation Judgement; believed ...
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