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Operation Ginny : the most significant commando raid of WWII  Cover Image Book Book

Operation Ginny : the most significant commando raid of WWII / Vincent dePaul Lupiano.

Record details

  • Physical Description: 237 pages : photographs ; 24cm
  • Publisher: Essex, Connecticut : Lyons Press, [2023]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index (starting on page 221).
Formatted Contents Note:
"Where's the Safety Net?" -- Führerbefhel (Leader Order) -- Capture -- The Pistol on the Door Handle -- General Dostler Rescinds -- Those Big Trucks -- The Bodies in the Ditch -- Dostler Surrenders -- Duty to Obey -- Kesselring Lies -- Via Rasella -- Reprisals.
Summary, etc.:
"Operation Ginny is the story of the two Operation Ginny's, both unsuccessful. Despite that, Operation Ginny was unlike any other commando operation during WWII and would have consequences and effects on the conduct and illegalities of war and military criminal justice long afterward"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: United States. Office of Strategic Services.
Operation Ginny, 1944.
World War, 1939-1945 > Commando operations.
World War, 1939-1945 > Campaigns > Italy.
World War, 1939-1945 > Secret service.
Subversive activities > United States > History > 20th century.
Italy > History > German occupation, 1943-1945.

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Missouri Evergreen. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Cedar County.

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  • 0 current holds with 1 total copy.
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Cedar County - Stockton NEW 940.54215 LUP (Text) 3482700076585 Adult Non-Fiction Available -


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