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The Resource Three days at the brink : FDR's daring gamble to win World War II, Bret Baier with Catherine Whitney

Three days at the brink : FDR's daring gamble to win World War II, Bret Baier with Catherine Whitney

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Three days at the brink : FDR's daring gamble to win World War II
Title
Three days at the brink
Title remainder
FDR's daring gamble to win World War II
Statement of responsibility
Bret Baier with Catherine Whitney
Title variation
3 days at the brink
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Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
November 1943: World War II teetered in the balance. The Nazis controlled nearly all of the European continent. Japan dominated the Pacific. Allied successes at Sicily and Guadalcanal had gained modest ground but at an extraordinary cost. On the Eastern Front, the Soviets had already lost millions of lives. That same month in Tehran, with the fate of the world in question, the 'Big Three,' Franklin D. Roosevelt, Winston Churchill, and Joseph Stalin, secretly met for the first time to chart a strategy for defeating Hitler. Over three days, this trio, strange bed fellows united by their mutual responsibility as heads of the Allied powers, made essential decisions that would direct the final years of the war and its aftermath. Meanwhile, looming over the covert meeting was the possible threat of a Nazi assassination plot nicknamed 'Operation Long Jump,' heightening the already dramatic stakes
Cataloging source
TEFOD
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Baier, Bret
Dewey number
940.53/141
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
D734
LC item number
.T4 1943bceb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Whitney, Catherine
Series statement
Three days series
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  • Roosevelt, Franklin D.
  • Churchill, Winston
  • Stalin, Joseph
  • Churchill, Winston
  • Roosevelt, Franklin D.
  • Stalin, Joseph
  • Teheran Conference
  • Teheran Conference
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • HISTORY / Military / World War II
  • HISTORY / Modern / 20th Century
  • HISTORY / United States / 20th Century
  • Diplomatic history
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Three days at the brink : FDR's daring gamble to win World War II, Bret Baier with Catherine Whitney
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unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [393]-422) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 434 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780062905703
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
C25018EE-0136-4812-A501-BA1CDDB9BA21
System control number
(OCoLC)1124853509
Label
Three days at the brink : FDR's daring gamble to win World War II, Bret Baier with Catherine Whitney
Link
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [393]-422) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 434 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780062905703
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
C25018EE-0136-4812-A501-BA1CDDB9BA21
System control number
(OCoLC)1124853509

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