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The miracle of Dunkirk

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Written in English

323 pages

This is the story of the greatest rescue of all time. On May 24, 1940, some 400,000 Allied troops lay pinned against the coast of Flanders near the French port of Dunkirk. Hitler's advancing tanks were only ten miles away. By June 4 more than 338,000 of these men had been evacuated safely to England. It was a crucial turning point in World War II, aptly called by Winston Churchill "a miracle of deliverance." - Jacket flap.

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Cover of: The miracle of Dunkirk
The miracle of Dunkirk
1998, Wordsworth Editions
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The miracle of Dunkirk
1984, Penguin Books
in English
Cover of: The miracle of Dunkirk
The miracle of Dunkirk
1983, Allen Lane
in English
Cover of: The miracle of Dunkirk
The miracle of Dunkirk
1982, Viking Press
Hardcover in English
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The miracle of Dunkirk
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This is the story of the greatest rescue of all time. On May 24, 1940, some 400,000 Allied troops lay pinned against the coast of Flanders near the French port of Dunkirk. Hitler's advancing tanks were only ten miles away. By June 4 more than 338,000 of these men had been evacuated safely to England. It was a crucial turning point in World War II, aptly called by Winston Churchill "a miracle of deliverance." - Jacket flap.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [281]-289) and index.
Originally published: New York : Viking, 1982.

Series
Wordsworth military library

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
940.54/21428
Library of Congress
D756.5.D8 L67 1998

The Physical Object

Pagination
323 p. :
Number of pages
323

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL6893701M
ISBN 10
185326685X
LC Control Number
00690811
Library Thing
588575
Goodreads
855509

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