C. E. Lucas Phillips

The Greatest Raid of All

1959 (This Edition Published)

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Author C. E. Lucas Phillips
Copyright Holder C. E. Lucas Phillips
Imprint The Companion Book Club
Published in/by Arrangement with William Heinemann Limited
Foreword by Earl Mountbatten of Burma*
Printed and Bound by Odhams Press Limited
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Date
Copyright 1958
This Edition Published 1959
Identifying Codes
Other S.1159.X
Format Club Edition
Publication Location Great Britain
Genre
Page Count / Font 272 pages
Language English
Chapters Presentation
Foreword by Admiral of the Fleet the Earl Mountbatten of Burma, KG
1. What the Frenchmen Saw
2. The Black Hour
3. "Be Offensive"
4. A Plot Is Hatched
5. Robert Ryder
6. "A True Soldier Appeareth"
7. The Leaders Meet
8. The Destroyers
9. The Gathering Of The Forces
10. "The Sauciest Job Since Drake"
11. The Enemy
12. To Sea
13. Into the Jaws
14. Campbeltown's Attack
15. The Dock Smashers
16. The River Battle
17. The Dockyard Battle
18. Not the Six Hundred
19. Havoc
20. The Captive and the Free
Epilogue:
The Fallen
The Awards
The Commandos' Targets and Outline
Bomber Programme
A Short glossary
Notes Illustrated with photographs, maps and diagrams.

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