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The Resource Australian commandos : their secret war against the Japanese in World War II, A.B. Feuer ; foreword by Robert Barr Smith ; afterwords by George Folta and John Keith Leasure

Australian commandos : their secret war against the Japanese in World War II, A.B. Feuer ; foreword by Robert Barr Smith ; afterwords by George Folta and John Keith Leasure

Label
Australian commandos : their secret war against the Japanese in World War II
Title
Australian commandos
Title remainder
their secret war against the Japanese in World War II
Statement of responsibility
A.B. Feuer ; foreword by Robert Barr Smith ; afterwords by George Folta and John Keith Leasure
Title variation
Commando!
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
contains biographical information
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172862
Cataloging source
DLC
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1925-
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Feuer, A. B.
Dewey number
940.5486
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Series statement
Stackpole military history series
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  • Australia
  • Great Britain
  • Allied Forces
  • Australia
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Special forces (Military science)
Target audience
adult
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their secret war against the Japanese in World War II
Label
Australian commandos : their secret war against the Japanese in World War II, A.B. Feuer ; foreword by Robert Barr Smith ; afterwords by George Folta and John Keith Leasure
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published as: Commando!. Westport, Conn. : Praeger, 1996
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 188) and index
Contents
The beginnings of Allied intelligence and the Pensacola convoy -- The "Rimau" expedition -- Commando training : Cecil Anderson's story -- Operation "Python" in Borneo -- Operation "Politician" : the USS Bream patrols -- The USS Pargo at Woody Island -- The "Politician" patrols of the USS Bluegill -- The USS Boarfish and "Politician" at Tourane Bay -- Operation "Starfish" and the USS Rock -- The USS Perch II and "Platypus" at Balikpapan -- The USS Hawkbill and Operation "Crocodile" -- "Semut" operations and the invasion of Sarawak -- "Semut IV" : Rowan Waddy's story -- Rescue from New Britain: Fred Hargesheimer's story
Control code
000040509924
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st. ed.
Extent
xiii, 194 p.
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780811732949
Other physical details
ill., maps
Label
Australian commandos : their secret war against the Japanese in World War II, A.B. Feuer ; foreword by Robert Barr Smith ; afterwords by George Folta and John Keith Leasure
Publication
Note
Originally published as: Commando!. Westport, Conn. : Praeger, 1996
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 188) and index
Contents
The beginnings of Allied intelligence and the Pensacola convoy -- The "Rimau" expedition -- Commando training : Cecil Anderson's story -- Operation "Python" in Borneo -- Operation "Politician" : the USS Bream patrols -- The USS Pargo at Woody Island -- The "Politician" patrols of the USS Bluegill -- The USS Boarfish and "Politician" at Tourane Bay -- Operation "Starfish" and the USS Rock -- The USS Perch II and "Platypus" at Balikpapan -- The USS Hawkbill and Operation "Crocodile" -- "Semut" operations and the invasion of Sarawak -- "Semut IV" : Rowan Waddy's story -- Rescue from New Britain: Fred Hargesheimer's story
Control code
000040509924
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st. ed.
Extent
xiii, 194 p.
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780811732949
Other physical details
ill., maps

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