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The Resource Checkmate in Berlin : the Cold War showdown that shaped the modern world, Giles Milton

Checkmate in Berlin : the Cold War showdown that shaped the modern world, Giles Milton

Label
Checkmate in Berlin : the Cold War showdown that shaped the modern world
Title
Checkmate in Berlin
Title remainder
the Cold War showdown that shaped the modern world
Statement of responsibility
Giles Milton
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"The lively, immersive story of the race to seize Berlin in the aftermath of World War II that fired the starting gun for the Cold War"--
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Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
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http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Milton, Giles
Dewey number
943/.1550874
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
DD881
LC item number
.M53 2021
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Cold War
  • Berlin (Germany)
  • Berlin (Germany)
Label
Checkmate in Berlin : the Cold War showdown that shaped the modern world, Giles Milton
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 317-357) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The road to Berlin -- Flag on the Reichstag -- Red Berlin -- Loot -- Arrival of the allies -- Life on the edge -- Dividing the spoils -- Let battle commence -- Enter the overlords -- The Iron Curtain -- Ministry of lies -- Crime and punishment -- Playing dirty -- Shifting sands -- Breaking point -- The perfect siege -- Flying high -- The sky's the limit -- Checkmate -- Fruits of victory
Control code
on1258682474
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xvi, 377 pages
Isbn
9781250247568
Lccn
2021002362
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1258682474
Label
Checkmate in Berlin : the Cold War showdown that shaped the modern world, Giles Milton
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 317-357) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The road to Berlin -- Flag on the Reichstag -- Red Berlin -- Loot -- Arrival of the allies -- Life on the edge -- Dividing the spoils -- Let battle commence -- Enter the overlords -- The Iron Curtain -- Ministry of lies -- Crime and punishment -- Playing dirty -- Shifting sands -- Breaking point -- The perfect siege -- Flying high -- The sky's the limit -- Checkmate -- Fruits of victory
Control code
on1258682474
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xvi, 377 pages
Isbn
9781250247568
Lccn
2021002362
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1258682474

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