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The Resource To Tilt at Windmills : a Memoir of the Spanish Civil War

To Tilt at Windmills : a Memoir of the Spanish Civil War

Label
To Tilt at Windmills : a Memoir of the Spanish Civil War
Title
To Tilt at Windmills
Title remainder
a Memoir of the Spanish Civil War
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
To Tilt at Windmills is the memoir of Briton Fred Thomas who served with the International Brigades in the Spanish Civil War (July 1936-March 1939). Inspired by a memorable return to Iberian battlefields forty years later, and based on diaries kept during the many months Thomas spent as a gunner with the British Anti-Tank Battery, the narrative moves eloquently along a journey into the war zone, through the several campaigns in which he fought and where he was twice wounded, and finally to the withdrawal of the Brigades from the conflict. What distinguishes Thomas' a
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
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Thomas, Fred
Dewey number
946.08
Index
no index present
LC call number
DP269.9 .T52 1996
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Thomas, Fred A
  • Spain
  • Spain
  • Spain
  • Spain
  • British
  • Thomas, Fred A
  • Spain
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • British
  • Military campaigns
  • Military participation
  • Spain
Label
To Tilt at Windmills : a Memoir of the Spanish Civil War
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface ; Acknowledgements; Chapter One: May-June, 1937. From Hackney to the Jarama Front; Chapter Two: July-November, 1937. The Battle of Brunete; Chapter Three: December 1937-January, 1938. The Battle of Teruel; Chapter Four: February-May, 1938. From Teruel to the Ebro; Chapter Five: June-August, 1938. The Battle of the Ebro I; Chapter Six: September 1938. The Battle of the Ebro II; Chapter Seven: October-December, 1938. Repatriation ; Notes; Index
Control code
876514224
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (206 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780870139598
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt128pn8m
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)876514224
Label
To Tilt at Windmills : a Memoir of the Spanish Civil War
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface ; Acknowledgements; Chapter One: May-June, 1937. From Hackney to the Jarama Front; Chapter Two: July-November, 1937. The Battle of Brunete; Chapter Three: December 1937-January, 1938. The Battle of Teruel; Chapter Four: February-May, 1938. From Teruel to the Ebro; Chapter Five: June-August, 1938. The Battle of the Ebro I; Chapter Six: September 1938. The Battle of the Ebro II; Chapter Seven: October-December, 1938. Repatriation ; Notes; Index
Control code
876514224
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (206 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780870139598
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt128pn8m
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)876514224

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