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The Resource Operation Mincemeat : [how a dead man and a bizarre plan fooled the Nazis and assured an Allied victory], Ben Macintyre

Operation Mincemeat : [how a dead man and a bizarre plan fooled the Nazis and assured an Allied victory], Ben Macintyre

Label
Operation Mincemeat : [how a dead man and a bizarre plan fooled the Nazis and assured an Allied victory]
Title
Operation Mincemeat
Title remainder
[how a dead man and a bizarre plan fooled the Nazis and assured an Allied victory]
Statement of responsibility
Ben Macintyre
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
From the acclaimed author of "Agent Zigzag" comes an extraordinary account of the most successful deception--and certainly the strangest--ever carried out in World War II, one that changed the prospects for an Allied victory. The purpose of the plan--code named Operation Mincemeat--was to deceive the Nazis into thinking that Allied forces were planning to attack southern Europe by way of Greece or Sardinia, rather than Sicily, as the Nazis had assumed, and the Allies ultimately chose
Cataloging source
TEFBT
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1963-
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Macintyre, Ben
Dewey number
940.54/8641
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
D810.S7
LC item number
M246 2010ab
Literary text for sound recordings
other
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by John Lee
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Lee, John
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  • Montagu, Ewen
  • Great Britain
  • Operation Mincemeat
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Deception
  • Deception
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Sicily (Italy)
  • Atlantic Coast (Spain)
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not applicable
Label
Operation Mincemeat : [how a dead man and a bizarre plan fooled the Nazis and assured an Allied victory], Ben Macintyre
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Publication
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  • Subtitle from container
  • Unabridged
  • Compact discs
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unknown
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1237418
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Library edition
Extent
9 audio discs (approximately 76 min. each)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780307735713
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
  • 8285-CD
  • RHCD 2719
Special playback characteristics
unknown
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1237418
  • (OCoLC)505249069
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Operation Mincemeat : [how a dead man and a bizarre plan fooled the Nazis and assured an Allied victory], Ben Macintyre
Publication
Note
  • Subtitle from container
  • Unabridged
  • Compact discs
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1237418
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Library edition
Extent
9 audio discs (approximately 76 min. each)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780307735713
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
  • 8285-CD
  • RHCD 2719
Special playback characteristics
unknown
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1237418
  • (OCoLC)505249069
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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